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FAS2101 Reconstructing the Garment
Credit Points: 15
FAS2102 Constructing the Pattern

This unit provides an introduction to the relationships between cloth, garment and the body. It supports the development of the design skills, construction techniques and technology that enables the investigation of this relationship in a creative and innovative manner using deconstruction and reconstruction of found garment to explore form, scale and material. It will explore notions of the garment though experimenting with elements of form and function in relation to the body.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MICONTContemporary Fashion Minor
MAAAAAContemporary Fashion Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010