Level 2 Textiles Technology

2TXT
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Teague-Schellekens

The student focus during this course is to further develop the skills and knowledge gained at Level 1 and:

. To develop a conceptual design for an outcome.
. To undertake effective development procedures and ideas to make and trail a prototype.
. To use advanced procedures using textile materials to make a specific product. 

Each student will complete a 16, 18 or 22 credit course from the units below. Or, they can select or nominate which three of the units covered they want to enrol in during the year.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Introduction
Planning
Conceptual designs
Mood Boards
Initial Brief
Begin Toile/Mock up
Identifying Stakeholders

Term 2
Working on Mock up
Construction flow
Trialling
Photographic evidence throughout process
Evaluation
Design Development

Term 3
Final Design development
Final brief
Begin Prototype
Photographic evidence - Collage to show flow of final construction

Term 4
Completion of prototype
Evaluation
Compilation and Documention

Pathway

Level 3 Textiles Technology

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

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

Cost $25 for extras to complete all take home projects

Stationary: A3 Visual Diary


Recommended Prior Learning

Completing any course that includes the use of the Technology process and Design thinking is helpful.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91345 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.21 - Implement advanced procedures using textile materials to make a specified product with special features
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
2
I
6
A.S. 91354 v3 Generic Technology 2.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91356 v3 Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
2
I
6
A.S. 91357 v3 Generic Technology 2.4 - Undertake effective development to make and trial a prototype
Assessments:
Term: null, Week: null
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.