PTW110 - Pattern Making I

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Subject Title
Pattern Making I

Subject Description
Pattern Making I introduces the student to the basic principles of pattern making using flat drafting techniques.  Emphasis is on precise pattern drafting skills in the production of patterns within preset time constraints following manufacturing and fit standards.  Students will practice these skills by producing a full-scale skirt pattern to reflect a technical drawing of their original design.

Credit Status
1 Credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Accurately use pattern tools and measurements drafting full, ½ scale or ¼ scale patterns;
  2. Apply introductory pattern making principles and specifications to draft garments made of woven fabrics;
  3. Interpret technical drawings and select pattern drafting techniques to complete a skirt draft;
  4. Create basic, base size skirt muslin(s) to evaluate and correct pattern draft based on original design;
  5. Produce final pattern(s) to meet industry standards.

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