# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Fashion Careers II Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Fashion Careers II (8281/36 weeks, 280 hours) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8281
Co-op:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 280 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Fashion Careers I (8280/36 weeks, 280 hours)

Students focus on technical skills identified as essential for careers in the fashion industry. Students continue to develop skills in fashion illustrating, draping, pattern making, garment construction, and compilation of a portfolio. Opportunities for entrepreneurship within the field of fashion design are examined .Work-based learning opportunities within the fashion industry are encouraged to provide opportunities for students to develop employability skills.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • Performing Arts
    • Visual Arts

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course

Certifications

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

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