Students will develop skills in order to successfully produce garments and textile pieces, become proficient in using different techniques and equipment and understand the importance of a safe working environment. They will investigate, design, produce and evaluate a range of designs and production methods.
Students will be assessed on the completion and quality of the work requirements, individual skill development, effort and attitude.
Home study will consist of design briefs, investigation into the work of a designer and materials and their application.
They will need to purchase a small sketch book, fabric, thread, notions such as zips and possibly a commercial pattern.