3TXT
This course requires 2 options.

Level 3 Textiles Technology

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Teague-Schellekens

The student focus during this course is
·The development of a conceptual design to fit a purpose in the broadest sense for an identified issue or client
·To construct a prototype using the conceptual design to fit a purpose and /or a client.
·To implement complex procedures when using textile materials
·To experience and include a number of complex procedures.

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 2 Hard materials or Textiles is a valuable asset due to the technology processes covered in the course.

A student who has design capabilities such as DVC or Art Design, will also be considered for entry into this course due to the design aspect required for this course

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

Cost $25 for extra items required to complete their take home project

Stationary: Colouring aids of your choice or see Mrs Teague-Schellekens. Most of their work is now digitally presented so stationary is optional

Pathway

If you are wanting to take this further as a career, this course enables you to enrol in a Degree in Fashion Deesign at Massey (Wellington) or Otago University or a Fashion Design course at ARA in Christchurch
If you are interested in developing Textiles as a career a Degree in Textiles is possible at Massey university in Wellington
Massey University (Wellington) - Bachelors Degree with Honours - all the degrees below are connected to Soft Materials Technology and the Technology Process
Concept Design
Fashion Design
Integrated Design
Spatial Design
Textile Design

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91608 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue within a determined context
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3

A.S. 91610 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3

A.S. 91611 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 16
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

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.