Textile and Apparel: Knitwear Specialist

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Textile and Apparel: Knitwear Specialist

Academic Plan Code




The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Textile and Apparel: Knitwear Specialist program is designed for students with an interest in apparel construction with knit fabrics for custom and commercial apparel. It provides students with skills using the proper techniques in sewing with knit fabrics. Completers of the certificate will enter the fashion industry at entry-level positions but with an understanding of the knitwear industry.

Program Prerequisites

TEC111 Clothing Construction (3) or

permission of instructor

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
RC TEC122 Sewing with Knits 3
RC TEC129 Sewing with a Serger 2
RC TEC226 Draping for Fashion Design 3
RC TEC229 Advanced Serging 2

Term 2

Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
RC TEC270 Design Studio 1

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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Textile and Apparel: Knitwear Specialist (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=43472).