Level 1 Fashion and Design

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Wensor

Recommended Prior Learning

Any course in Year 10 Technology is of benefit.

This course develops students knowledge of design principles and how to apply those to their own designs. Course delivery encourages students to think creatively and critically through the design process to produce meaningful, quality textile garments. Key skills covered are: Pattern construction, textile knowledge, fashion illustration, garment construction techniques and applied design. This course reinforces student's literacy and numeracy skills.


Year 11 Options, Technologies

Assessment Policy & Procedures

Level 1 Design and Visual Communication, Level 2 Fashion and Design

Career Pathways

Patternmaker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Jeweller, Garment Technician, Interior Designer, Animator/Digital Artist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Fashion Designer, Industrial Designer, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage)

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Basic fabrics and haberdashery are provided. Students that wish to use specialist fabrics are required to purchase their own.

Assessment Information Students are assessed through a portfolio of work and their constructed garment.

Lynfield College has procedures and guidelines for the administering of assessments.  Click HERE to go to the school website with more information, and links to the appropriate Year Level Assessment Guides.