Level 1 Fashion Create (FAS121)

FAS121
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

Level 2 Fashionista (FAS202)

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.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6688 v4 Incorporate applied design in fabric
2
I
6
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: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 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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