NCEA Level 3 Textiles, Fashion and Design

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Webster

Recommended Prior Learning

Students KAMAR record must demonstrate consistent safe working practices and an adherence to expected classroom routines.

The aim of this course  is to provide students with interest in a creative and diverse career with opportunities to study further at Polytechnic and university

Students will utilise a range of design processes and consider trends.  Students will take an everyday look and infuse it with their own personal style, or start from scratch and design a unique garment using their own pattern block.

Students will develop an understanding of construction methods and materials, and will learn ways to document and communicate their designs. Students will be encouraged to develop their ability to combine colours and shapes and line.

12 extra credits available.



Career Pathways

Advertising Specialist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Tailor/Dressmaker, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Interior Designer

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