Level 3 Fabric Technology

13FAB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Cameron

Recommended Prior Learning

Some credits at Level 2 in Materials Technology Fabric and a keen interest in sewing and clothing design with basic sewing skills. Or with HOF approval.


Students will learn how to draft (create) a sewing pattern and advanced construction (sewing) skills.

Students are encouraged to enter into the Pin'd Creative Showcase in August.

Literacy credits available 


Faculties:

Technology



Career Pathways

Patternmaker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Textile Process Operator, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Upholsterer, Garment Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$15 entry fee to the Pin'd Creative Showcase competition is optional
Students need to organise and/or buy their own fabric, etc for their sewing projects


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91621 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.21 - Implement complex procedures using textile materials to make a specified product
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91626 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.26 - Draft a pattern to interpret a design for a garment
3
I
6
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

Patternmaker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Textile Process Operator, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Upholsterer, Garment Technician


Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2022.