NCEA Level 3 Fashion Textiles

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Simmonds

Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisite: Have an interest in the fashion industry and in sewing. 

Students will have the opportunity to design their own course based on their interests and abilities. Students may choose to do the following:

  • Research and develop designs for their fashion items.
  • Create specialised products using advanced procedures.
  • Re-fashion garments into amazing creations.
  • Enter design competitions.
  • Enter into the world of screen printing and applied technologies.

This course is a University approved course, offering a minimum of 14 UE credits

A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.



Assessment Policy & Procedures
Career Pathways

Tailor/Dressmaker, Fashion Designer, Model, Garment Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A3 Visual Diary
It is recommended students pay the subject charge of $80 which covers the take home content of the course.


It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.