Course Title: Perform garment repairs and alterations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3394 Certificate III in Clothing and Textile Production

Course Title: Perform garment repairs and alterations

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

MANU7404C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2018,
Term2 2018

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

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



Course Description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to repair and alter finished garments based on client needs.

 

The course applies to repairing garments that have been damaged, either during the production process or during normal wear. It also applies to the alteration of garments following production, where they do not fit an individual.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

 

MSTFD2006

Use a sewing machine for fashion design

MSTGN2011

Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry

 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSTCL3003 Perform garment repairs and alterations

Elements:

1 Determine job requirements

2 Prepare for repairs and alterations

3 Sew minor alterations or repairs by machine or hand

4 Complete work


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to repair and alter finished garments based on client needs.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include activities to show theoretical understanding, practical demonstration and questioning. Full assessment briefs will be provided.