Unit Set Structure


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SMCONT  Supporting Major in Contemporary Fashion 8 Unit Supporting Major 

This unit set is available in the following courses:

This supporting major uses the material garment as a vehicle for exploration through design, fashion, textiles, clothes and wearable art. Students will investigate a range of non-industrial construction techniques, creative material methodologies and contextual research approaches. The supporting major also engages students in a range of contextual and historical investigations to do with the garment. This supporting major prepares students for a range of creative design outcomes concerned with wearable items; such as pattern making and garment construction, fashion retail, industry styling, reconstructed garment design and creative wearable art practice.

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
FAS2102 Constructing the Pattern 15
FAS2103 Fabric Manipulation 15
FAS2101 Reconstructing the Garment 15
FAS2104 Studio Project 1 (Application) 15
FAS3101 Contextualising the Garment 15
FAS3205 Studio Project 2 (Construction) 15
FAS3103 Professional Practice 15
FAS3204 Studio Project 3 (Performance) 15
These units must be completed concurrently.
Note: it is recommended that students study the following first year electives.
FAS1101 Materials and the Body 15
VIS2512 Textiles 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006