Course Title: Create pattern from block to meet customer specifications

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Create pattern from block to meet customer specifications

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term2 2008,
Term1 2009

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259202

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge to create a pattern from a block to meet design ad fit specifications of the customer.
The course is integrated with LMTFD4010A Create pattern to meet design specifications applying advanced patternmaking principles to form a cluster called Pattern & Block Design

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTFD4008A Construct stock size block for garment to meet size and fit specification

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD4015A Create pattern from block to meet customer specifications


1. Prepare workstation

2. Interpret the design

3. Select block

4. Create pattern

5. Test and finalise pattern

6. Complete work

Learning Outcomes

The student must demonstrate an understanding of all elements of the competencies in order to be deemed competent. Assessment methods have been designed to measure achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over a range of assessment tasks. Students will be assessed by written reports, observation and a classroom based practical activity. Students are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met

Overview of Assessment

Each unit consists of several style adaptations.
Each style requires a record to be collated and stored in an A4 size Arch folder. The record should contain the following sections:
• Full scale pattern Drafts including any intermediate stages- Labelled with all necessary information
• Completed Pattern- Accurately cut with all necessary pattern markings and information
• Specification Sheet – complete with trade quality diagrams and all relevant information necessary for garment production

You will be given further information about the assessment tasks in class.