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ATD 130: Apparel Construction I 3 credits

Basic methods of construction using hand and machine sewing techniques. Commercial patterns used in the construction of a variety of garments.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH8:00–9:50SC102

ATD 131: Apparel Construction II 3 credits

Application of professional sewing techniques and detail work to the construction of garments using commercial patterns.

Prerequisite: ATD 130.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH1:00–2:50SC102

ATD 220: Business of Fashion 3 credits

Overview of the development of the fashion industry along with current issues facing the industry. The concepts and principles involved in planning, designing, adopting, sourcing and manufacturing a line are introduced. Fashion merchandising careers are explored.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

ATD 235: Apparel Design I 3 credits

Garment design techniques using a basic sloper. Dart manipulation, garment styling, and principles of fit are applied to half-scale design and construction.

Prerequisite: ATD 131.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

ATD 240: History of Apparel 3 credits

Historical survey of dress from ancient Egypt to modern times. Style, appearance and design details studied as influenced by changes in history.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF2:00–2:50SC126

ATD 330: Apparel Construction III 3 credits

Couture techniques applied to lined suit construction. Advanced skills include welt pockets, bound buttonholes and underlying structure in a tailored garment.

Prerequisite: ATD 131.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

ATD 335: Apparel Design II 3 credits

Advanced study of garment design and fit. Independent design and construction of garments.

Prerequisite: ATD 235.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH3:00–4:50SC102

ATD 340: Textiles for the Consumer 3 credits

Examination of fibers, weaves, finishes and manufacturing processes of the textile industry. Practical application of fabric names, uses and care.

No sections offered in the fall semester…

ATD 345: Computer Patternmaking 3 credits

Working knowledge of pattern design using computer software. Patterns created, graded and design detail added using screen slopers.

Prerequisite: ATD 235.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF10:00–10:50ML 3

ATD 360: Retail Merchandising 3 credits

Concepts and methods used in retail merchandising are expanded. Development of knowledge and skills used in determining merchandising plans, inventory control techniques, calculating markups, and terms of sale as related to the fashion business.

Prerequisite: ATD 220.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF1:00–1:50SC127

ATD 430: Apparel, Textiles & Design Internship 3 credits

Field work experience in an Apparel, Textiles, and Design professional workplace. Faculty approval required.

Sec Days Time Room
1TBATBATBA

ATD 435: Apparel Design III 3 credits

Principles and practices of stretch patternmaking through the development of slopers for knit fabrics. Construction techniques for knitwear applied to design projects.

Prerequisite: ATD 335.

No sections offered in the fall semester…