Clothing and Textiles Education for Teachers

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Clothing and Textiles Education for Teachers

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Apparel and Merchandising, Teacher Education

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Description
    This course is offered to prepare students as home economics teachers who are able to teach garment construction and accessory design process in the secondary school setting. Students will learn the process of making pants, one-piece dress, and creative clothing reformation.

    Course Objectives
    1. Students will understand basic principles of flat pattern making for pants and one-piece dresses.
    2. Students will be able to sew garments and accessories with sewing machines.
    3. Students will understand the process of designing creative fashion items with old clothes.
    4. Students will be able to apply creative and eco-friendly design processes to develop home economics studio classes for the secondary school setting.

    Course Policies
    1. Attendance: Class attendance is mandatory and any unexcused absence will lower your attendance points by 10%. Three incidences of tardiness will count as one absence. If, for any reasons, you cannot come to the class, let the instructor know beforehand. Unless there is an emergency, students are not allowed to leave during the class session without an instructor?s permission.
    2. Assignments: Assignments that are not ready at the time of collection will be considered as late work and are subject to point deductions. (10% deduction per week). Assignments that are more than a week late will not be accepted.
    3. Blackboard: Be sure to register and login frequently to http://kulms.korea.ac.kr. All the changes that are announced in the class will be posted on this website. The website will be used for (1) announcements, (2) course materials and handouts, (3) assignment submission, and (4) discussions.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations