The Costume Cutter/Draper Certificate provides the student with training to create patterns, cut and assemble costumes for the entertainment industry. Students also receive training in basic theatrical production process. This certificate is designed to provide the student with a course of study leading to certification and employment in the entertainment industry as a Costume Cutter/Draper. This certificate program requires the completion of 24-29 units of which 18-23 units are in required courses and the remaining 6 units must be chosen from the restrictive electives below. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Outcome 1: Analyze a costume design sketch/rendering to determine its patterning needs. Outcome 2: Pattern a basic muslin/toile per the measurements of an actor. Outcome 3: Create a custom muslin/toile for an actor. Outcome 4: Create a historical pattern based upon the costume designer's sketch and the actor's measurements. Outcome 5: Adapt a commercial pattern to match a designer's costume sketch.
Restricted electives (minimum of 6 units):
DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on 09/22/2016 and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog and/or meet with a campus counselor.