Fashion Computer Aided Design

Business Division
Certificate E0383

The Fashion Computer Aided Design Certificate consists of apparel design courses that offer students a basic understanding of clothing construction, patternmaking, technical design, and patternmaking software. In addition, students become proficient in creating technical drawings and retail planograms using CAD software. Students prepare for careers in apparel manufacturing, production, technical design, and visual merchandising.

Required Courses

Course PrefixCourse NameUnits
FASH 15Aesthetic Design in Fashion3
FASH 23Patternmaking II3
FASH 24Fashion Patternmaking by Computer3
FASH 25Fashion Computer-Assisted Drawing3
FASH 66Visual Merchandising Display3
Total Units15

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Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Create an apparel collection including textile designs and flats (technical drawings) pursuant to apparel industry standards.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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