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Apparel Production Technician Option Degree and Certificate

Fashion Design and Custom Clothing - Apparel Production Technician Option Degree (0100) and Certificate (0897)

This vocational program provides the technical skills and product background necessary to work under the direction of a designer in technical apparel jobs such as pattern making, grading, and sketching in ready-to-wear or theater costumes. Emphasis is placed on developing  vocational skills including computer applications current to fashion design manufacturing.​

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSOCIATE DEGREE AND CERTIFICATE:

​Course​Name​Units
Fashion Design Merchandising 100​Introduction to Fashion
3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 103​Fashion Selection
3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 104​Textile Fibers and Fabrics
3​
Fashion Design Merchandising 105A​Beginning Sewing​3
Fashion Design Merchandising 109​Pattern Design​3.5
​Fashion Design Merchandising 111A​Fashion Illustration​3
Fashion Design Merchandising 113Fashion Draping
3​.5
​Fashion Design Merchandising 214Tech-Packs for Manufactured Apparel​3
Fashion Design Merchandising 216​Computer Pattern Design1​
Fashion Design Merchandising 299​Cooperative Work Experience Education
1-4​
SUBTOTAL   ​26-29

 

In addition, select six or more units from the following list:

Course

Name​​

​Units

​Entrepreneurship 120​

​Introduction to ​​Working as a Freelance Independent Contractor

​1

​​​Entrepreneurship 121

​People Skills for the Freelancer

​1

​​​Entrepreneurship 122

​Opportunites in Freelan​ce Industries and Trades

​1

​​​Entrepreneurship 123

​​​Marketing to Attract Customers and Grow Your Freelance Business

​1

​​​Entrepreneurship 124

​Survival Finance and Accounting for the Freelancer-Show Me the Money

​1

​Entrepreneurship 125

​​Launch Your Freelance Business

​1
​FDM 052 ​Knit Sewing​2

​FDM 055

​Children's Clothing​​

​2

​FDM 056

​Basic Sewing & Alterations

1
​FDM 058​Decorative Apparel​.5
​FDM 101Buying and Merchandising​3
​FDM 102Promotion & Coordination​3
​FDM 105BIntermediate Sewing​2
​FDM 106Advanced Sewing​3

​FDM 107

​Custom Tailoring

​2

​FDM 125

​Display Merchandising

​3

​FDM 213

​Apparel Line Production

2​
TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED​​    ​33-36
Santa Ana College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org.