Approx Cost:
$25.00 this covers the cost of some craft materials, sewing notions and patterns during the course. The fabric for the boxer shorts is purchased separately and is an additional cost.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Course Outline:
  • Students examine given contexts that need to be solved.
  • They investigate a range of factors surrounding the context and develop a brief.
  • They design and develop the final product, planning the needed resources and time management. 
  • Practical skills are an important part of the program and are taught throughout students’ work. 
  • Safe workshop practices will be taught and students are required to demonstrate this for the safety of themselves and others in the workshop. 
  • Class maximum 28.
Assessment:
  • Knowing how to write a simple brief.
  • Practical skills.
  • Evaluating.
Where Does It Lead:

This course leads to Year 10 Materials Technology - Textile basesd and thereafter to senior technology courses at NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3.

For further information see:
Mrs E Paterson.