Level 3 Technology - Textiles

13TFT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Kan

This course covers advanced development of the skills required for theory and practical design based courses at a tertiary institutes such as Polytechnic and University. Students learn advanced construction skills, advanced pattern development, research design movements and apply these to their own design ideas and risks associated with prototyping. Students have the opportunity to photo shoot and present their work at an exhibition of their choice using a variety of media such as cat walk, photo, film and static presentation.  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

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91610 v3 Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91621 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.21 - Implement complex procedures using textile materials to make a specified product
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91626 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.26 - Draft a pattern to interpret a design for a garment
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91628 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.31 - Develop a visual presentation that exhibits a design outcome to an audience
3
I
6
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 30

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


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