Year 10 Fabric Technology

10FAB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Van Westrene

Recommended Prior Learning

It is helpful to have taken Fabric Technology in Year 9.


In Fabric Technology students follow the technology process to design and make outfits for the two units of work:
Unit 1 – Cultural Design – You design four contemporary garments showing an influence from a culture of your choosing. You make one of the garments using a knitted fabric. There is a unit standard connected to this unit worth 5 NCEA credits.
Unit 2 – Street Style – You choose a pattern and make a street style garment. The garment is made from a woven cotton fabric and includes shaping techniques. There is a unit standard connected to this unit worth 5 NCEA credits.

This course is a precursor for NCEA technology and Pre-Academy Fabric courses in the senior school.



Faculties:

Fabric Technology



Pathway

Level 1 Fabric Technology

Level 1 Fabric is needed for future courses in Fabric Technology. It is the base course that is built on for future levels. You can request to take fabric without Level 1 but only if you did very well in year 10 Fabric.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

including 2 trips to fabric shops.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6692 v4 Prepare for and construct a leisure garment
2
I
5
U.S. 6694 v4 Prepare for and construct active wear
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.