Solway College Solway College

Year 7 Soft Materials Technology

Course Description

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Year 7 Textiles Technology - This course provides students with an opportunity to learn about design and function and then implement basic sewing skills.

Course Overview

Term 1
This compulsory course is based over two terms.
This class involves cross curricula work with art department where students learn about design, balance, shape and colour before completing a wood cut which is then ink printed onto fabric. Students then learn how to use a sewing machine and can use their fabric print for decorative aspect for a shoulder bag or a pillow.

Learning Areas:

Soft Materials Technology


Year 8 Soft Materials Technology

This is a compulsory course for two terms.