Approx Cost:
$40.00. This covers the cost of some craft materials and sewing notions during the course. The pattern and fabric for the garment are purchased separately and are an additional cost.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Requirements:

Year 9 Textile Technology skill level is helpful but not essential.

Course Outline:
  • Project planning and design process.
  • Make garments and other textile items.
  • Construction techniques.
  • Technologist processes and procedures.
Assessment:

Assessment will be by assignments/projects, practical skills and performance with emphasis on the technology process.

Where Does It Lead:

NCEA Construction and Mechanical Technologies, Levels 1, 2 and 3.  This course may also lead to fashion and design courses at polytechnics and universities.

For further information see:
Mrs E Paterson.