Year 12 Fashion and Design
Teacher in Charge: A. McIntosh
This is a practical-based course which aims to further develop skills and knowledge for students interested in fashion design and garment construction or for those who love to design and sew as a creative outlet. Students explore fashion trends, learn advanced pattern adaptation techniques and develop more advanced construction skills and illustration techniques at this level. Each student has the opportunity to explore their own interest in fashion and to develop their own sense of style. Students will complete two major practical projects with supporting design portfolio work.
The perfect fit garment
This is a university accredited course
Students have the opportunity to enter regional and national competitions
Please note, due to the nature of the Technology assessment, some standards are also in use in other Technology subjects.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
2 x A4 Visual Diary, 1 x 2B pencil, 1 x 0.3 black fineliner, $25 Course contribution
Recommended Prior Learning
Year 10 or Year 11 Fashion and Design
or an interview with the Head of Department
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 7
Term: 4, Week: 3
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Term: 4, Week: 3
Tailor, dressmaker, interior designer, fashion designer, textile technician, patternmaker, garment technician, pattern cutter, secondary school teacher, garment technologist, retail buyer, fashion illustrator, merchandisers, fashion stylist, textile designers, personal stylist, costume designer, costume assistant, costume supervisor, costume maker, dressmaker, footwear designer, footwear manufacturer, knitting machinist, knitwear designer, knitting technician, leather craftworker, leather technician, swimwear/lingerie designer, milliner, saddler, sewing machinist, textile designer, spinner, digital textile designer, textile laboratory technician, wardrobe supervisor, weaver, embroiderer, textile scientist,