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FAS3101 Contextualising the Garment
Credit Points: 15
FAS2103 Fabric Manipulation

This unit looks at process, intent and context within contemporary fashion, including the progression between ideas, design and production. It will include an analysis of the work of several designers and particular collections,  and artists who use body and garment as context for their work. The relationship between haute couture and ready to wear will be examined as a context for this project.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MACONTContemporary Fashion Major
MAAAAAContemporary Fashion Major
MICONTMinor in Contemporary Fashion Minor
SMCONTSupporting Major in Contemporary Fashion 8 Unit Supporting Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2006 VET: 31/03/2006