Fashion Curriculum

Courses


AA700 - INTRODUCTORY FASHION

This course provides opportunities for the student to develop basic skills in hand and machine sewing
techniques, in the selection, use, and care of basic sewing equipment and to study commercial patterns and simple clothing construction. Emphasis is given to the formation of good work habits, wise use of time, energy and money. Students are responsible for their fabric, notions, supplies, and patterns. (A basic tool kit can be purchased in class.)

0.5 credit - open to grades 11, and 12 and grade 10 as space is available

AA701- INTERMEDIATE FASHION
Having had basic experiences in other simple forms of clothing instruction, the student will receive
instruction in new skills for shaping and fitting garments. Application of basic construction methods will be produced with a greater accuracy. Students are responsible for their fabric, notions, supplies, and patterns.

0.5 credit - open to grades 11, and 12 and grade 10 as space is available
Prerequisite: Introductory Fashion

AA702- ADVANCED FASHION

Provides experience in advanced clothing construction techniques including linings. Students are
responsible for their fabric, notions, supplies, and patterns.

0.5 credit – open to grades 11, 12
Prerequisite: Intermediate Fashion

AA720 - PATTERN DRAFTING I
Students will use their knowledge of previous fashion classes to learn a flat pattern method of design.
This course is helpful for students considering a career in the fashion industry. Students are responsible for their fabric, notions, and supplies.

0.5 credit
- open to grades 11 and 12
Prerequisite: Advanced Fashion

AA721- PATTERN DRAFTING II

Students will use their knowledge of previous fashion classes, while building on the skills learned in
Pattern Drafting I, to learn the draping method of design. This course is helpful for students considering a career in the fashion industry. Students are responsible for their fabrics, notions, and supplies.

0.5 credit – open to grades 11 and 12
Prerequisite: Pattern Drafting I