Level 1 Technology - Textiles

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Kan

This course covers an introduction to skills required for design school at a tertiary level. Students learn basic construction skills, pattern development, fashion illustration, researching design origins and prototyping. Students will photo shoot their projects and complete a magazine cover using their design skills.  The opportunity to enter design competitions will be available.

Students aim to make 1-2 practical projects in the year. Students are expected to complete work outside of class time to achieve the course.

Course Overview

Term 1
Pattern adaptions and prototyping

Term 2
Procedures: practical project outcomes

Term 3
Technological modelling external report

Term 4
Photoshoot and exhibition work

Learning Areas:

Technology - food/fabric

Assessment Policy & Procedures
Career Pathways

Patternmaker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Fashion Designer, Jeweller, Garment Technician, Trainer, Tertiary Lecturer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Secondary School Teacher