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Wardrobe Technician and Costume Design Specialist

Specialized training for wardrobe creation, maintenance, and supervision for theatre, film, video, and broadcast and cable television productions. Recommended for working stylists or as additional study for Fashion Styling certificate students looking to increase their versatility. After an introduction to both career concentrations - wardrobe and costume design- in SXG 100, students choose either concentration depending on their skills and interests. Students who choose to complete both concentrations will receive two certificates. 

Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.

Wardrobe Technician Concentration

Required Courses

SXG 100 Wardrobe for Theatre, Film, and TV 
SXS 130 Fashion Styling: Trade Craft from Fitting to Clothing Care (formerly SXM 100)
SXG 200 Costume Design: Film and Media Fashion Impact (formerly SXG 130)
SXW 426 Hand Sewing and Mending Techniques (formerly SXW 425)
SXF 610 The Great Fashion Designers 
SXF 650 Learn Today's Top Ten Design Motifs: Home, Events, and Fashion (formerly SXH 100)
SXG 175 The Great Costume Designers (formerly SXG 610)
SXF 500 Fabrication: Everything You Need to Know
SXG 150 Wardrobe: Tricks of the Trade (formerly SXM 105)
SXG 300 Wardrobe Technician Career Start-up
SXI 335 Fit, Balance and Proportion Fundamentals for Men's Image and Styling (formerly SXF 335)
SUS 016 Clothing Reconstruction

Personal Choice Courses

(choose 1) 
SXW 400 Learn to Sew Like a Pro
SXG 125 The Role of A Costume Designer: Film, Video, TV, and Fashion Stories (formerly SXN 540)

Facilitator: Joshua Burns


Updated Certificate Program coming soon.
Enrollment details for the new certificate program will be updated soon.

*If you began your studies under the previous program and have already filled out the Affidavit, our office will reach out to you regarding Certificate completion.


 

Costume Design Specialist Concentration

Required Courses

SXG 100 Wardrobe for Theatre, Film, and TV 
SXS 130 Fashion Styling: Trade Craft from Fitting to Clothing Care (formerly SXM 100)
SXG 200 Costume Design: Film and Media Fashion Impact (formerly SXG 130)
SXW 425 Hand-Sewing, Mending, and Alteration Essentials 
SXF 610 The Great Fashion Designers 
SXF 650 Learn Today's Top Ten Design Motifs: Home, Events, and Fashion (formerly SXH 100)
SXG 175 The Great Costume Designers (formerly SXG 610)
SXF 500 Fabrication: Everything You Need to Know
SXG 125 The Role of the Costume Designer: Film, Video, TV and Fashion Stories (formerly SXN 540)
SXG 140 Costume Design: Theory and Practice (formerly SXG 120)
SXG 240 Costume Design: Life Drawing Basics for Costume Design (formerly SXG 140)
SXG 310 Costume Design Career Start-Up

Personal Choice Courses

(choose 1)
SXS 350 Fashion Styling: Men (formerly SXS 330)
SXI 335  Fit, Balance and Proportion Fundamentals for Men's Image and Styling (formerly SXF 335)

Facilitator: Joshua Burns


Updated Certificate Program coming soon.
Enrollment details for the new certificate program will be updated soon.

*If you began your studies under the previous program and have already filled out the Affidavit, our office will reach out to you regarding Certificate completion.

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