Course Title: Grade shaped patterns

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Grade shaped patterns

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2010

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259202

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to conduct grading of shaped or 3D patterns for fashion garments.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTFD4013A Grade 2D Shaped Patterns

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD5016A Grade shaped patterns


1. Analyse size of market

2. Develop a shaped grade plan

3. Grade pattern

4. Prepare portfolio

5. Maintain records

Learning Outcomes

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required in the grading of a range of 3D or shaped patterns for garments where the focus is on taking into account differences in body growth for a specialised fit. Delivery of this unit will be taught on a relevant computer software package for grading patterns.

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 within a computer laboratory. 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.