FAS121

Level 1 Fashion Create (FAS121)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. McIntosh

Would you like to learn how to make and decorate a special dress for a little girl in Africa?

Are you interested in learning how to design and create a sports or overnight bag that meets your needs?

This course is open to both Level 1 and 2 students.

This is a practical-based course for students interested in fabric decoration techniques, fashion design and garment construction or for those who love to design and sew as a creative outlet. Students will learn how to adapt simple patterns to create new styles and work with different fabrics to create fashion items. Each student has the opportunity to explore their own interest in fashion and to develop their own sense of style. Students will complete two practical projects with supporting design work.

Projects include:
Designing, decorating and creating a special dress for a child
Adapting a pattern to create a sports/overnight bag

The course consists of Level 1 Achievement Standards and Level 2 Unit Standards, and also provides the opportunity for endorsement.

Opportunity to enter regional and national competitions






Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x A4 Visual Diaries, $25 Materials contribution

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 Fashion and Design or an interview with Head of Department.
No need for students to have completed Year 10 course.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6688 v4
NZQA Info
Incorporate applied design in fabric

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91045 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.2 - Use planning tools to guide the technological development of an outcome to address a brief
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 7

A.S. 91053 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of design elements
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3

A.S. 91058 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.21 - Implement basic procedures using textile materials to make a specified product
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1

A.S. 91096 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.26 - Make basic adaptations to a pattern to enable a design to fit a person or item
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 7

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 23
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0