Course Title: Sew components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3227 Certificate III in Clothing Production

Course Title: Sew components

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

MANU6076C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term2 2011,
Term1 2013,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term1 2017

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

Course Contact Email: peter.bonnell@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to align and sew components using a range of machines and sewing operation techniques.

It applies to sewing work using a minimum of two machines which may include a plain lockstitch sewing machine, a three, four or five thread overlocker, a blind hemming machine or a zigzag sewing machine.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTCL2001A Use a sewing machine



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTCL2004B Sew components

Elements:

1. Prepare Components

2. Prepare workstation

3. Identify poor machine performance

4. Sew components

5. Complete work


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include three assessments or projects. Assessments will be in the form of tests for underpinning knowledge and demonstration and observation of your abillity to align and sew components using a range of machines and sewing operation techniques. Also by questioning for underpinning knowledge.