Costume Cutter/Draper Certificate

Costume Cutter/Draper Certificate

Program Code: 2C19663

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.

Required courses::
Units:
Basic Sewing Techniques
Flat Pattern Methd and Desgn I
Clothing II
Draping

Acting Workshop or
Theatre Workshop or
Beginning Theatre Practicum

Beginning Musical Theatre Production
Beginning Theatrical Costuming and Design

16-18th Century Theatrical Costume Construction or
19th Century Theatrical Costume Construction or
20th Century Theatrical Costume Construction or
Pre-16th Century Theatrical Costume Construction


Introduction to Stage Crew Activity or
Beginning Stage Crew Activity or
Intermediate Stage Crew Activity or
Advanced Stage Crew Activity

Restricted electives (minimum of 6 units):
Units:6
CAD for Apparel
Flat Pattern Methd and Desgn I
Apparel Production
Pattern Grading
Textiles
History of Costume
Patternmaking: Collections
FASH 976 F Advanced Patternmaking: Collections
Theatrical City Tours: London
Acting Workshop
Theatre Workshop
Beginning Stage Crew Activity
Beginning Musical Theatre Production
Intermediate Stage Crew Activity
Advanced Stage Crew Activity
16-18th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
19th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
20th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
Pre-16th Century Theatrical Costume Construction

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.