September 7 - December 14 / Monday, Wednesday 4-6:45pm
In this course students use their creativity by constructing new garments from thrifted items using classic apparel techniques. Students will learn sustainability principles through these activities and be part of the challenges of climate change. This course will include a full runway show at the Fillmore Theatre on December 2nd.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify usable materials from previously constructed designs
- Implementing materials from previously constructed garments
- Executing new designs using sustainability principles such as up-cycling
- Summarizing ideas into a new wearable garment.
September 6 - December 17
High school Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors may take CCS dual enrollment classes through CCS this Fall and save almost 80% of the cost of the class. The cost of the $4,803 class is discounted to $900 for high school students participating in the Dual Enrollment program. Classes are available online and as a hybrid of online and in person classes.
High school students living in Michigan may qualify for additional financial support through their school district. Complete the Dual Enrollment Application here.
Build your portfolio, complete your prerequisites, and earn three college credits before you graduate from high school.
Students will earn 3.0 transferable college credits.
For more information about Dual Enrollment contact the Office of Precollege and Continuing Studies at 313.664.7456.
A limited number of scholarships are available for high school students to take "Fashion Design Processes" through the "Design for an Equitable Future" grant from GM. Apply here by April 15, 2021.