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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ATM 353 - Apparel Manufacturing

Analysis and evaluation of apparel through manufacturing; specification development, seam/stitch classifications, apparel assembly, equipment capabilities and production processes, costing, strategic sourcing, and quality assurance. Consideration of consumer product expectations, sustainability and intended end-use will be evaluated throughout the course.  Formerly FCSA 353, students may not receive credit for both.

Prerequisites: ATM 280, and ATM 301, and ATM 355 are required.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe quality assurance along the supply chain including raw materials and sewn products
  • Identify stitch and seam classifications
  • Analyze garment construction details and assembly processes
  • Understand and complete garment and technical specification packages
  • Identify production equipment capabilities and production processes (mass and cottage)
  • Evaluate costing variables throughout the apparel manufacturing process
  • Understand sourcing process and identify production centers
  • Identify consumer product expectations
  • Understand and identify how sustainability is implemented throughout apparel manufacturing

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