Year 10 Textiles

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Teague-Schellekens

This course runs for a semester. It follows the design and technology approach and encourages creativity and imagination, a sense of achievement and personal satisfaction. You will work from design briefs that you have developed, to design and make articles/garments of your own choice. In the process, you will learn and develop skills to enable you to use a variety of materials in your design, and to include cultural embellishments to your fabric by printing, dyeing, screen printing and more.

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Semester Courses, Food and Fabric, Hangarau - Technology


Level 1 Textiles Technology

This course leads on to Level 2 then Level 3 Textiles. It also includes aspects of the technology process covered in Hard Materials

Career Pathways

Printer, Textile Process Operator, Garment Technician, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Interior Designer, Conservator, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Patternmaker, Importer/Exporter, Architect, Architectural Technician, Artist, Landscape Architect, Tailor/Dressmaker

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

Cost $20.00 covers sewing kit equipment and single jersey knit for pajamas which students get to take home

Chromebook or other device that uses Google as a Browser - We use google as our main platform
Digital Workbooks are provided via Google classroom