Nähtechnik - Basic 1

Andrea Unfried
Design, Fashion
2019W, Übungen (UE), 1.5 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S02582



In this lecture students should develop an understanding of the high end production of garments and learn the required techniques.

Technical tests are being made for the various processes and differences in quality are being examined

Further on, the use of the sewing machinery as plain sewer, overlock, etc. will be explained.

Students are practicing technical terms to communicate within an effective manner with artisans.




In this lecture, students should be able to learn basic sewing techniques and deepen their knowledge about possible techniques and quality in the making.

Further on, students should learn the proper use and maintenance of the machines.

The attendance of  this lecture is obligatory for applying for Sewing techniques advanced in the second stage of studies.




Examination Modalities

Personal presence is precondition for  a positive certificate  

Exercises and homework have to be delivered by the agreed date.

 A portfolio with technical details and notes are to be made and presented

At the end of the term students have to take a technical exam.


Place: Sewing Atelier Modeklasse

During the meetings with the Professors at Modeklasse there are no lectures. The dates will be announced latest one week before.


Subscribe ONLINE

Maximum 12 students, the policy of distributing the places is the following: 

studens of fashion department, studens of university of applied arts, students of other universities

An excuse  via e-Mail is required if you cannot take part


Bring along

cutters’s shears (21 - 25 cm blade), hand shears, steel pins, needles, thimble,  tracing paper, tracing wheel, tailor’s chalk, tape measure, large set-square/ triangle (30 cm), french curve


At the first meeting 30€ are collected for material costs


14 October 2019, 09:15–12:45, "Die Teilnahme der Vorlesung am 14. Oktober ist Bedingung für die Zulassung zu dieser Vorlesung“"
21 October 2019, 09:15–12:45
28 October 2019, 09:15–12:45
04 November 2019, 09:15–12:45
11 November 2019, 09:15–12:45
18 November 2019, 09:15–12:45
25 November 2019, 09:15–12:45
02 December 2019, 09:15–12:45
09 December 2019, 09:15–12:45
16 December 2019, 09:15–12:45
13 January 2020, 09:15–12:45
20 January 2020, 09:15–12:45
27 January 2020, 09:15–12:45

Course Enrolment

From 06 September 2019, 13:55 to 11 October 2019, 13:55
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations

Design: Specialisation in Fashion Design (1. Section): Sewing Technique - Basic

Individual courses: possible