Course: Clothing Patternmaking

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Course title Clothing Patternmaking
Course code KOD/MSO
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Nemčoková Renáta, Ing.
  • Komárková Petra, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Musilová Blažena, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures: 1. Theoretical ground; pattern creation and modification with the CAD assistance. 2. Characteristics of garment pattern construction made from elastic textile material. 3. Principle of a construction formula determination with the regard of the garment type and properties of the fabric. 4. Pattern construction and styling of the lady´s underwear. 5. Pattern construction and styling of the men´s underwear. 6. Specific procedures of pattern styling and modification of lady´s outerwear with the regard of silhouette, fabric and style. 7. Specific procedures of pattern styling and modification of men's outerwear with the regard of silhouette, fabric and style. 8. Pattern making of the sportswear with the regard of dynamic changes of body measurements - input parameters. 9. Theoretical ground of modification of armhole shape and sleeve head shape. 10. Special procedure of the kimono and raglan sleeves shape modification. 11. Theory of the design of lining and interlining pattern pieces. 12. Pattern construction of lining and interlining pattern pieces with the help of CAD. 13. Pattern construction and styling of the boy´s and girl´s outwear garment. 14. Pattern construction and styling of the professional garment. Practice: 1. Introduction. Theory of pattern construction with the help of CAD (Lectra Modaris PGS, MGS a PGSTailor XQ). 2. The main menu study of the CAD system PGS Lectra Modaris and training. 3. The auxiliary menu study of the CAD system PGS Lectra Modaris and training. 4. Clothing pattern generation using CAD system PGS Lectra Modaris. 5. Clothing pattern styling using CAD system PGS Lectra Modaris. 6. Master pattern creation using CAD system. 7. Master pattern digitising using CAD system. 8. Pattern grading with the help of CAD system. 9. Lay planning with the help of CAD. 10. Pattern construction procedure with the help of CAD PDS Tailor XQ. 11. Clothing pattern shape modification using CAD systém PDS Tailor XQ. 12. Master pattern creation with the help of CAD PDS Tailor XQ. 13. Evaluation of shape of clothing pattern generation with the frame of several method . 14. Presentation of workshop activities. Credit.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Group consultation, Demonstration of student skills, Practicum, E-learning, Students' portfolio
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 20 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 46 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The subject matter of the course is to get acquainted to students with advanced procedure of clothing pattern styling. The partial objectives are focused on study the way how to modify a pattern construction algorithm in connection with the type and the function of clothing, with a value assessment of the construction abscissa with the regards of body movement, properties clothing textile material, the garment function and the silhouette. Pattern creation and modelling with the CAD assistance.
Acquired professional skills.
Prerequisites
Unspecified.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

Credit: Passing the minimum number of exercises (participation: 85%). Elaboration of partial tasks performed in exercises under the guidance of the teacher and according to the tutorial study material. Successful course test (60%). Examination: written + verbal
Recommended literature
  • ALDRICH, W. Fabric, form and flat pattern cutting.. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 1996. ISBN 13-978-14051.
  • BOND. T. Computer-Aided Pattern Design and Product Development. Oxford:Blackwell Publishing Ltd Editorial Offices, 2003. ISBN 1405102837.
  • kolektiv katedry oděvnictví. KONSTRUKCE ZÁKLADNÍCH DRUHŮ ODĚVŮ Text ke cvičení. Liberec: Technická univerzita v Liberci, 2003. ISBN 80-7083-783-3.
  • RICHARDSON, K. Designing and Pattern Making for Stretch Fabrics. Oxford: Blackwell, 2008. ISBN 9781563674792.
  • SHIN, K. Patternmaking for Underwear Design. Create Space Independent Publishing Platform, 2015. ISBN 1515098419.
  • VRBA, V. Střihy prádla, konstrukce a stupňování. Praha: SNTL, 1990. ISBN 8003003555.


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