Course Title: Develop patterns for complex fashion garments

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Develop patterns for complex fashion garments

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 100.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2009,
Term2 2009

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259202

Course Contact Email: mandy.penton

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to develop a range of patterns for use in the production of complex fashion garments with advanced styling requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTFD4015A Create pattern from block to meet customer specifications

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD5015A Develop patterns for complex fashion garments


1 Prepare pattern workstation

2 Analyse garment range

3. Analyse fabrics for garment range

4 Select and assess block portfolio

5 Create pattern

6 Prepare sample pattern

7 Develop pattern portfolio

8 Maintain records

Learning Outcomes

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to the development of patterns for complex fashion garments with advanced styling requirements using an existing block and applying principles of patternmaking. Complex fashion garments covered by this unit include garments that require advanced styling.

Overview of Assessment

Detailed course and assessment requirements and information will be made available to you first week of class. Specific details will be explained to you during scheduled classes.

This course comprises both practical and theory components. You will be expected to attend and participate in class activities.

As well as class activities you will be required to undertake research and assessment practice outside of regular class times and participate in formal assessment tasks.

PLEASE NOTE: work that has not been authenticated during class as your own work will not be considered for assessment.