Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Simmonds
Students follow the technology process in product development to research, design and make a range of projects, using textile materials. Skills in this course will include: the use of sewing machines, vinyl/screen printing, developing practical sewing skills as well as applying the design thinking process. The different projects that students choose will be centered on student choice. Although the year 10 course is mainly a hands-on practical course, it can also lead to university approved subjects in design and technology.
This course leads to students being able to study Fashion and Textile technology in the senior school. Ultimately, the level 3 course can either be a practical skilled course or a University Entrance approved course depending on the pathway students wish to take.Career Pathways
It is recommended students pay $55 which covers the cost of the take home materials used in the course.
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Credits listed may change.