Pattern Cutting - Introduction - Clare Street

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Pattern Cutting - Introduction - Clare Street
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 100414 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme will be offered again in the 2022-2023 academic year, with a start date in Mid-september 2022. This will be confirmed in early Summer 2022
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Duration Delivery
20 weeks, 2 hours per week.
Wednesday evenings from 7.00pm to 9.00pm.
Course Fee Fees €700
Entry Requirements

Expand+What are the entry requirements?
QQI Level 5 award, Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification, and/or relevant life and work experience. Good communication skills are essential including verbal command of the English language. Participants wil...

Course Content

Expand+This programme is aimed at learners who have an interest and curiosity in the art of pattern cutting and garment construction. Students will actively acquire an understanding of pattern development through directed instructions, demonstrations and pr...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What modules will I study?

Construct basic blocks.

Creating personalised blocks.

Annotation and reading patterns.

Manipulate patterns to create design ideas.

Development of toiles for fitting and adjustments to a sealed garment.


Assessment Method There will be a formal assessment at the end of the module, where students will be requires to exhibit their work. Each student will be allocated a space in which to present both the finished items and all the supporting research trial/experimental material produced over the course of the module. The work will then be assessed based on the module learning outcomes.
Number of Credits Qualification
Certificate in Introduction to Pattern Cutting (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 10 Credits).
Further Enquiries For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Alan Kelly

Flexible Learning Team
Location Clare Street
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