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FDAT 020: Couture Embellishment

Course Description

This course introduces students to some of the historical and current embellishment techniques used in fashion. Historical perspective of the development and use of various techniques is addressed, as well as an analysis of embellishment to enhance contemporary designs. Students have an opportunity to discuss, demonstrate, and practice techniques such as decorative stitching, applique, fabric manipulation, beading, passemanterie, lacework, and other couture techniques.

Units: 1

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to CSU only

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade, Pass/No Pass
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 16 – 18
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to CSU only
Last Updated 7/19/23