Level 2 Technology - Textiles

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Kan

This course covers an advanced development of skills required for design school at a tertiary level. Students learn advanced construction skills, advanced pattern development, researching design movements and applying this to their own design ideas and risks associated with prototyping. Students have an opportunity to complete a photo shoot and apply this to a chosen method as self-promotion such as a magazine article, look book, or advertisement.  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, Tertiary Lecturer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Secondary School Teacher