Course Title: Pattern Development

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5165

Course Title: Pattern Development

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 120.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2008

Course Contact: Cathy Chen

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99255 9229

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To enable learners to develop introductory skills in pattern making processes. Activities are designed to enable learners to interpret garment designs, then to develop accurate patterns according to the principles of good fit and production specifications. This unit covers topics such as skirts, pants and tops.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPDCL03A Select And/Or Modify Patterns Or Blocks 04/5


LMTPDCL03A/01 Interpret the design

LMTPDCL03A/02 Select a pattern

LMTPDCL03A/03 Modify existing pattern

LMTPDCL03A/04 Test pattern

LMTPDCL03A/05 Maintain records

Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

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