Course Title: Analyse individual fit and make pattern alterations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Analyse individual fit and make pattern alterations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 100.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term2 2009,
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 analyse the fit of a garment or toile on the individual body, making necessary adjustments and altering the pattern over a range of garment types.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTFD4010A Create pattern to meet design specifications applying advanced patternmaking principles

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD5019A Analyse individual fit and make pattern alterations


1.  Assess body characteristics

2. Fit garment or toile on individual

3. Make pattern alterations

Learning Outcomes

The unit applies to fitting a range of garments or toiles on an individual person or form and making size and fit alterations on the garment or toile; then transferring these alterations to the pattern.

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.