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Guided independent study course focuses on advanced patterning and construction techniques. Prospective projects include development of costume from rendering through finished product for main stage show; pattern development from a historical piece; draped patterning and construction from historical source; and corset construction and tailoring. Students are required to complete at least three independent projects.