Garment Arts and Engineering Department
The apparel department was founded in 1995 and it was successfully developed as the Fourth Batch Experimental Major in teaching-reform of engineering college advocated by State Education Commission in 1998. Furthermore, this department was rewarded as the Boutique Major in Sichuan Province in 2006 and teachers in this department were rewarded the title “the outstanding faculty”. At present, this department includes four majors as follows: Apparel Design and Engineering, Apparel Art Design, Fashion Marketing and Apparel Display Design.
We have excellent "expert" type of full-time teachers. To be exactly, the double-qualified teachers in professional courses accounted for 75%, among them 10 full-time teachers with many years’ experience of enterprise design, production and management are introduced directly from the industrial line and all the teachers in teaching practical courses are provided with the National Council for Vocational Skills Certificate and Appraisal Certificate. Now, our department is consisted of 1 professor, 6vice-peoffesors and more than 70% teachers possess Master Degree or are under Master Education.
The campus practice base was founded in 1995 and the practice centre covers an area of about 1700 square meters. The total investment of it is more than 260 million with equipments more than 500 sets, which equals to a medium-sized clothing enterprise. Now it equipped with French clothing Lectra CAD system, Automatic bag opening machine, E-round keyhole machine, Electronic machine sets, Electronic button-nail machine sets and so on, which covers major processes including the whole Trousers sewing lines, shirts sewing lines and knitwear sewing lines. Our department always pays much attention to the construction of out-campus practice base. Therefore, until now we have more than 10 fixed practice bases and students could undergo post-replace internship.
Students in our department actively take part in kinds of professional competition and received more than 70 awards in National, Provincial and Municipal levels. Especially, the 01 grade student Zeng Baizi obtained the Gold at the highest-ranking Chinese fashion design competitions“Yixintai”.
Over the years, students of our department received praise from various sectors of society. They got their jobs all around the country. Many of them worked in famous companies such as Septwolves, Qipai, Lingzhi Clothing, Korean Eland Group, Metersbonwe and so on.
Brief Introduction of Majors
1. Clothing Design and Engineering (undergraduate course)
The major intends to cultivate excellent practically technical and managerial talent mastering necessary fundamental knowledge in culture and science and having various capabilities such as clothing structural design, production management, clothing marketing and trade and art design. The graduate are qualified for all kinds of jobs such as clothing marketing, production management, quality management, sample making and design at clothing industrial enterprises and commercial enterprises.
College English, applied computer knowledge, history of Chinese and foreign clothing, clothing structural design, clothing color, scheme for clothing commodities, clothing marketing management, skills of clothing drawing, clothing material, clothing technology, clothing shaping design, knitwear design and technology, clothing CAD, clothing equipment, clothing quality management
2. Clothing Art and Design (undergraduate course)
The major intends to cultivate excellent practically technical and managerial talent mastering necessary fundamental knowledge in culture and science and having various capabilities such as clothing style design, clothing marketing ,management and trade and clothing display design. The graduate are qualified for all kinds of jobs such as clothing design, clothing marketing, display design, clothing image design at clothing industrial enterprises and commercial enterprises and meanwhile has the ability of promoting clothing commodities and managing and planning clothing brands.
College English, applied computer knowledge, history of Chinese and foreign clothing, three main components, clothing color, design software, clothing display design, clothing store management, dress patterns, skills of clothing drawing, clothing shaping design, ready–to-wear design, clothing material, clothing structural design, clothing technology, stereoscopic tailoring, clothing operation and management
3. Clothing designing and technology
Advanced practical technical talents with the ability of plate making, production managing, clothing marketing and trade and clothing designing to meet the need of modern clothing enterprises. The directions are clothing production and clothing marketing
College English, the basics of computer application, structural design of clothing, clothing color, clothing merchandise planning, clothing sales managing, clothing painting techniques…
4. Clothing art designing and production
Advanced practical art and managing talents with the ability of clothing designing and planning, clothing display designing, clothing marketing and managing, clothing producing. The two directions are: clothing designing and clothing display.
College English, the basics of computer application, clothing color, software of design, clothing display design, the management of fashion shop, clothing pattern, clothing painting techniques, clothing technology, three-dimensional cutting, clothing CAD, clothing management, and so on.