The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Costume Design and Production is designed for students with an interest in costuming. Students learn to design and make costumes and apply appropriate makeup. They develop the ability to design appropriate costumes for period Community theatre, opera, dance and living history programs including the makeup, and manage the costume wardrobe. Completers of this certificate will have interned with college or community stage production crews for a minimum of 240 hours.
Important information you’ll need when applying to MCC:
- Academic Career
- Degree/Certificate Type
- Career and Technical Certificate
- Academic Plan
- Costume Design and Production (CCL)
- Academic Plan Code
- Total Credits Required
This pathway map can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below is a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this pathway map. Some of the opportunities presented below may require either a bachelor degree or a post-graduate level education.
|Occupation / Title||Annual Median Wage|
|Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.|
TEC111 Clothing Construction (3) OR
Permission of Program Director. 0-3
Course Sequence by Term
The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:
- The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
- Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
- Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.
|TEC106||History of Fashion||RC||3|
|Fashion Design or Fashion Illustration I||RC||3|
|THF115||Makeup for Stage and Screen||RC||3|
|Sewing with Knits or Advanced Clothing Construction||No requisites or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC111 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|Tailoring or Couture Sewing||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC124 or permission of Instructor. or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC111 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|Draping for Fashion Design or Pattern Design II||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC111 or permission of Instructor. or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC225 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|TEC225||Pattern Design I||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in TEC111 or permission of Instructor.||RC||3|
|Theatre Production or Costume Design and Production Internship||Prerequisites: TEC110 or TEC111 or permission of Instructor. or Prerequisites: TEC110 or TEC111 or permission of Instructor.||RC||1–3|
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Program Area Key
- Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
- FYC = First Year Composition
- HU = Humanities, Arts and Design
- 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.
Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.
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 Costume Design and Production (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=125878).
* Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.