Level 2 Soft Materials Technology

12TXTL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Baker

The Year 12 Textiles Technology course is aimed at developing practical skills and increasing students ability to research and examine the resources they utilise in designs. The research may involve textile materials or the machinery involved.

The course also examines design development and upcycling old materials to make new products.



Course Overview

Term 1
Unit standard 16837 Fashion Drawings - 3 cr
AS 91539 Material evaluation - 4 cr (ext)

Term 2
91354 Brief development to address an issue - 4 cr
91345 Advanced procedures - 6cr

Term 3
91346 Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts

Term 4
completing practical component.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 and 11 completing 5 papers at level 1


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 16837 v3 Prepare for and produce fashion drawings
2
I
3
A.S. 91345 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.21 - Implement advanced procedures using textile materials to make a specified product with special features
2
I
6
A.S. 91346 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.23 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts used to make textile products
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91354 v3 Generic Technology 2.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91359 v3 Generic Technology 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the role of material evaluation in product development
2
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.