"This class is cool because you get to learn tie dye." "It is a great class because the skills you learn are for life."
Students use the Design Process to investigate, design and create their own fashion garments. They investigate various construction techniques, fabric suitability and cutting conventions. Students will have the opportunity to manipulate and adjust patterns or pre-loved garments to develop their own designs. They investigate past, current and possible future trends for fashion. Design development will be recorded in a Design Folio along with notes and research materials. Students will refine their skills in the use of various machines and technology. The course is broken down into 75% practical and 25% theory.
This unit is able to be repeated with the knowlege the course will be individualised to your requirements. Completing the 8/9 Textiles: Product Design Technology will give you a great lead into Year 10 Textiles: Product Design. It is not compulsory to have completed 8/9 Textiles: Product Design Technology to access year 10 Textiles: Product Design Technology.
$25 per semester. This covers fabrics, spool of pins, classroom consumables