Scheme of Work on Garment Making

Curriculum for Senior Secondary

FIRST TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: The importance of clothes/ garments Wk 2: Figure types Wk 2: Drafting basic skirt blocks
Wk 3: The concept of garment designing Wk 3: Fabric selection for the various figure types Wk 3: Drafting basic trouser blocks
Wk 4: Economic importance of garment designing Wk 4: Choice of styles Wk 4: Adaptation of skirt patterns
Wk 5: Enterpreneurship in garment making Wk 5: Drafting of bodice block Wk 5: Adaptation of trousers and knickers pattern
Wk 6: Simple sewing tools & equipment Wk 6: Adaptation of other out fits eg gowns , jumpers etc
Wk 7: The sewing machine
SECOND TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Care of sewing tools and equipment Wk 2: Drafting of shirt block Wk 2: Practical construction of skirts , trousers ,gowns & jumpers
Wk 3: Common machine fault & remedies or solution Wk 3: Drafting of basic sleeve block Wk 3: Minimum requirements for setting up a garment making business
Wk 4: Basic stitches Wk 4: Drafting of basic collars Wk 4: Factors that can affect small business
Wk 5: Seams & seam finishes Wk 5: Adaptation of blouse pattern Wk 5: Financing a business
Wk 6: Disposal of fullness
Wk 7: Facing & interfacing
THIRD TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Opening and fastening Wk 2: Adaptation of shirt pattern Wk 2: Profit /price fixing
Wk 3: The concept of patterns Wk 3: Adaptation of collars Wk 3: customer relationship
Wk 4: Ways of obtaning patterns Wk 4: Practical construction of blouses and shirt Wk 4: Record keeping
Wk 5: The free hand method Wk 5: Promoting a business
Wk 6: Body mearsurements