Level 1 Fashion Pre Academy One hour a day.

FAS123
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Bourneville

Recommended Prior Learning


Open to all



This is a skills based course for those interested in joining the Fashion Academy in Year 11 in 2022.

This course will be one hour a day and is unit standards based. The standards are all Level 2 standards and the credits gained will count towards both Level 1 and 2 NCEA.  There are currently over forty credits available in the course. 

You will learn practical sewing skills, basic pattern adaptation and general knowledge of clothing material.  You will be trained in the use of our industrial and domestic sewing machines and Overlockers. The emphasis is on making clothes you design. 

This class is also open to those who have not taken Fabric in the past and is often a small friendly class.


Faculties:

All Academies (AWVA), Fabric Technology



Pathway

Level 2 Fashion and Beauty Academy. Two hours a day.

This course at year 11 prepares you for the senior Fashion Academy in Years 12 and 13. No previous fabric experience is necessary.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Zero


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 4838 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of clothing materials in the clothing industry
2
I
3
U.S. 5302 v6 Cut single ply material by shears in the clothing industry
2
I
3
U.S. 6691 v4 Construct a lined skirt
2
I
6
U.S. 6692 v4 Prepare for and construct a leisure garment
2
I
5
U.S. 6696 v4 Prepare for and construct a child's garment
2
I
6
U.S. 16837 v3 Prepare for and produce fashion drawings
2
I
3
U.S. 17915 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices in the apparel or textile industry
2
I
6
U.S. 20342 v2 Thread and operate an industrial lockstitch sewing machine in a learning environment
2
I
7
U.S. 20343 v2 Thread and operate an industrial overlock sewing machine in a learning environment
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 44 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 44 credits.