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Fashion Design and Custom Clothing Degree and Certificate

Fashion Design and Custom Clothing Degree (0801) and Certificate (0596)

The associate degree and certificate curriculum in fashion design and custom clothing provides the basic aesthetic concepts and technical skills necessary for immediate employment in the fashion related fields of design and dressmaking or to transfer to a university program. The program prepares students for entry-level positions in apparel designing for custom clients, theater costuming and manufacturing operations. Completion of the certificate or degree enhances ability to obtain a position and advance in the fashion design field.
 

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSOCIATE DEGREE AND CERTIFICATE:

Course ​Name ​Units
Fashion Design Merchandising 100​ Introduction to Fashion​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 101​ Buying and Merchandising​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 102​ Promotion and Coordination​ 2​
Fashion Design Merchandising 103​ Fashion Selection​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 104​ Textile Fibers and Fabrics​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 106​ Advanced Sewing​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 108​ RTW Quality Analysis​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 109​ Pattern Design​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 111A​ Fashion Sketching​ 2​
Fashion Design Merchandising 111C​ Fashion Portfolio Development​ 2​
Fashion Design Merchandising 112​ Pattern Drafting​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 113​ Fashion Draping​ 3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 213​ Apparel Line Production​ 2​
Fashion Design Merchandising 214​ Manufacturing and Grading​ 2​
TOTAL   ​ ​37
 

 

Recommended electives: Fashion Design Merchandising 005, 057, 058ABCD, 098, 105A, 105B, 111B, 190, 198, 212, 215, 216, 217, 299

To receive this degree, grades in major courses must be C or better.