FDES 201 Fashion Design I
3 credits, Fall
Introduces the flat pattern design patternmaking system. Students will learn to use a master pattern or sloper and how to manipulate it to create new styles. Through classroom demonstrations, hands-on exercises, and projects, basic patternmaking techniques and skills are acquired. Assignments include developing foundation apparel flat patterns for menswear, women's, and children's garments.
Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C-" or better in ENG 151