Level 1 Fabric Technology

11FTEC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms K. Luisetti

The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.


Students adapt a commercial pattern and construct a garment which is fit for purpose. In addition, they follow the design process to address a given brief to produce a garment and portfolio.

Students will complete one external Achievement Standard, either AS91063 freehand sketching or AS91053 a written report on design elements.

Students will complete either Achievement Standard 91046 or Achievement Standard 91047.

The total number of credits which can be gained in this course is 19 credits.

Students are required to provide their own fabric and patterns for the two practical projects throughout the year.



Pathway

Level 2 Fabric Technology, Level 2 Fashion and Design

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry however it is an advantage if students have studied Fabric Technology in Year 10. 

If students take Level 1 Design and Visual Communication (Graphics) they will complete AS91053 instead of AS91063.

If students take Level 1 Food Technology they will complete AS91047 instead of AS91046. 

Students need to start this course at the beginning of the year.

*Students must choose either Fabric Technology or Hard Materials Technology. They cannot study both.*


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91046 v3 Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91053 v4 Generic Technology 1.10 - Demonstrate understanding of design elements
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
1
I
6
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
1
E
3
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
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths