Level 3 Textiles Technology

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Teague-Schellekens

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

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.

Learning Areas:

Food and Fabric, Hangarau - Technology

Career Pathways

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

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