Level 3 Fashion and Design

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Wensor

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of either Year 11 or 12 Fashion and Design is an advantage.

This course provides students with the opportunity to explore textile pattern design and application methods to then apply their own design to fabric. Students will be taught advanced pattern drafting skills to design and develop their own garment for themselves or a client. This unit provides the opportunity for students to work towards scholarship.

A study of fashion and design opens the way to a wide variety of careers and interests. This course
provides vocational pathways in construction and infrastructure, manufacturing and technology, and creative industries. Careers in these industries include: Clothing designer, product designer, interior decorating, film and television costume designer, patternmaker, seamstress, fashion stylist, textile design, merchandiser, fashion marketer, fashion buyer, production manager, fashion retail, fashion illustrator and work that involves critical analysis, marketing and project management through a creative design process.



Assessment Policy & Procedures
Career Pathways

Model, Photographer, Garment Technician, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer, Make-up Artist, Patternmaker, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Tailor/Dressmaker

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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


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.