Year 12 Fashion and Design

12FDT
Course Description

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.

Topics include:
The perfect fit garment
Re-style fashion

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.


Pathway

Year 13 Fashion and Design

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


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91345 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.21 - Implement advanced procedures using textile materials to make a specified product with special features
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1
2
I
6
A.S. 91350 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.26 - Make advanced adaptations to a pattern to change the structural and style features of a design
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 7
2
I
4
A.S. 91355 v3 Generic Technology 2.2 - Select and use planning tools to manage the development of an outcome
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
2
I
4
A.S. 91358 v3 Generic Technology 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of how technological modelling supports risk management
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
2
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 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, textile scientist


Useful Links