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