Year 11 Fashion and Design

11FDT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. McIntosh

This is a practical-based course for students interested in fashion design and garment construction or for those who love to design and sew as a creative outlet. Students complete a range of garments and textile items, learn simple pattern adaptation techniques and work with different fabric types 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 portfolio work.

Topics include:
Developing garment construction skills
Adapt a pattern for a textile item

This is a university accredited course
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.


Pathway

Year 12 Fashion and Design

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x A4 Visual Diaries, 1 x 2B pencil, 1 x 0.3 black fineliner, $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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91045 v3 Generic Technology 1.2 - Use planning tools to guide the technological development of an outcome to address a brief
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
4
A.S. 91053 v4 Generic Technology 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of design elements
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91058 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.21 - Implement basic procedures using textile materials to make a specified product
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
6
A.S. 91096 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.26 - Make basic adaptations to a pattern to enable a design to fit a person or item
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


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