Level 3 Technology - Textiles

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

Learning Areas:

Technology - food/fabric

Assessment Policy & Procedures
Career Pathways

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