Course Title: Prepare, cut and sew custom-made shoe components

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4238 Certificate IV in Custom made Footwear

Course Title: Prepare, cut and sew custom-made shoe components

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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)

MANU7235C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2010,
Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Robyn Lyons

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259118

Course Contact Email: robyn.lyons@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to measure, cut and sew custom-made shoe components.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFP4003B Prepare, cut and sew custom-made shoe components

Elements:

1. Confirm custom made footwear requirements

2. Prepare shoe last

3. Prepare and make components

4. Cut or click leather

5. Prepare and make the upper

6. Conduct final quality check for operations


Learning Outcomes

In this unit students will develop knowledge and skills associated with planning and organising for safe and effective use of custom footwear construction technology and operations. This unit also requires an ability to check the quality of outcomes and identify and address problems relating to own work. Initiative and enterprise and problem solving will be used to combine a range of materials and processes to achieve desired design outcomes.


Overview of Assessment

Tasks that have not be authenticated in class as the student’s own work will not be considered for assessment. Regular attendance is necessary. Assessment will consist of both theory and practical based exercises, predominantly in class but some out of class research and information formatting may be required as well.