Level 1 Fabric Technology - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Cameron

Develop your fabric knowledge and sewing skills to produce garments of your choice. Semester A focuses on pattern adaptations and making a prototype garment.

All students are expected to provide their own materials for their sewing projects.

Course Overview

Term 1
Investigate the Pin'd Creative Showcase sections to choose which one to enter.
Develop your knowledge of different techniques and processes used to make clothes.
Learn how to take accurate body measurements and use them to alter a pattern.
Make a garment to enter in the Pin'd Creative Showcase

Term 2
Finish making your garment for the Pin'd Creative Showcase.
Complete assessment tasks.


Level 1 Fabric Technology - Semester B, Level 2 Fabric Technology Semester A

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: $15 entry fee to the Pin'd Creative Showcase competition.
Students have to organise and/or buy their own fabric and other components to make their own garments.
A4 clearfile and/or BYOD to store assessment evidence.

Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement in Year 10 Fabric Technology and/or a keen interest in sewing and willingness to enter a competition. TiC approval.

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91047 v4 Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
A.S. 91096 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.26 - Make basic adaptations to a pattern to enable a design to fit a person or item
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.


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 2021.