- Approx Cost:
- $50.00. This covers the cost of overlocking threads, basic patterns, interfacing and mock-up (toile) fabrics and notions. Some commercial patterns and prototype fabrics need to be purchased separately.
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is essential for this course
- Entry Requirements:
Completion of Year 10 Materials Technology (Textile Based) or by negotiation with the HOLA.
- Course Outline:
Textile Technology has internal and external achievement standard assessments which include skills in brief development, garment prototype construction, pattern adaption and basic procedures using textiles materials.
- Where Does It Lead:
This course will lead to construction and mechanical technologies at Levels 2 and 3. This course will lead to many jobs in the textile/garment industry and may involve design and fashion courses, which are available at polytechnics and university.
- For further information see:
- Mrs E Paterson.