Teaching Made-to-measure on MOOC

Tanya Louise Dove, Woo Kyung Shin

    Research output: Unpublished conference presentation (presented paper, abstract, poster)Conference presentation (not published in journal/proceeding/book)Teaching and learningpeer-review


    Patternmaking and sewing are foundation courses for all fashion and textile major students. However, only a limited range of construction techniques is taught within the curriculum due to the limited study duration, which brought the negative feedback from the industry indicating a majority of the college graduates possesses insufficient patternmaking and sewing skills not to mention creating ‘made to measure’ patternmaking skills. This demonstrates that an additional attention is needed to be given to current curriculums to correct this deficit. Thus, Massive Online Open Courses (MOOC), a comprehensive e-Learning platform with instructional videos and technical resources, is adopted to provide a flexible and engaging learning environment to foster a technical foundation in patternmaking and sewing for learners.
    Original languageEnglish
    Publication statusPublished - 22 May 2020
    Event2020 ICCT(International Conference on Clothing and Textiles) - online
    Duration: 21 May 202022 May 2020


    Conference2020 ICCT(International Conference on Clothing and Textiles)
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