Costume Wardrobe Certificate

Costume Wardrobe Certificate

Program Code: 2C18759

The Costume Wardrobe Certificate provides the student with the practical knowledge and experience necessary to work backstage preparing, changing and maintaining costumes before, during and after performances. Students are trained in basic costume techniques as well as basic theatrical production practices. This certificate is designed to provide the student with a course of study leading to certification and employment in theentertainment industry working in the area of Wardrobe. This program requires the completion of 15-20 units of which 9-14 units are in required courses and the remaining 6 units must be chosen from the restrictive electives below. All course work must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: Analyze a script to determine the costume needs of actor including the how and when of fast changes.

Outcome 2: Assist an actor with a fast change.

Outcome 3: Solve and take care of minor costume repairs during the run of a show.

Outcome 4: Determine the proper methods for cleaning costumes and execute them.

Outcome 5: Organize other students in striking a theatrical production.

Required courses:
Basic Sewing Techniques

Acting Workshop or
Theatre Workshop or
Beginning Theatre Practicum or
Beginning Musical Theatre Production

Beginning Theatrical Costuming and Design
Intermediate Theatrical Costuming

Introduction to Stage Crew Activity or
Beginning Stage Crew Activity or
Intermediate Stage Crew Activity or
Advanced Stage Crew Activity

Restricted Electives::
Clothing II
Acting Workshop
Theatre Workshop
Beginning Stage Crew Activity
Beginning Musical Theatre Production
Intermediate Theatre Practicum
Intermediate Stage Crew Activity
Advanced Stage Crew Activity
16-18th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
19th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
20th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
Pre-16th Century Theatrical Costume Construction
Stage Makeup

DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on 09/22/2021 and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate and/or degree program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog and/or meet with a campus counselor.