11TFA

Level 1 Fabric Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Singh

This course is based on the technology curriculum and is assessed against a combination of achievement standard credits. There are no examinations, however Achievement Standard 91049 and Achievement Standard 91063 are assessed externally. Students will complete two major portfolios, embedding some achievement standards with one another. The focus is on skill development, creating and adapting patterns to construct a product. The projects are designed for students to use a technological approach, as well as their creative skills, when developing their design and technical skills. Students create a range of products for themselves and are also encouraged to enter into design competitions.

You will learn to:
• research and investigate existing trends and uses of materials
• develop technological outcomes in relation to needs and opportunities of stakeholders
• understand planning processes
• critically analyse own outcomes
• develop knowledge of various skills and techniques on fabric and commercial pattern
• understand properties of materials and its use


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 - Students will be supplied with the basic resources needed for mock-ups and trials. Students to supply their own fabric and pattern for garment construction.

Recommended Prior Learning

10 Technology Fabric will be an advantage or at the discretion of the Head of Department.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91059 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.22 - Demonstrate understanding of basic concepts used to make products from resistant materials
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91049 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of how materials enable technological products to function
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91047 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91045 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.2 - Use planning tools to guide the technological development of an outcome to address a brief
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91044 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.1 - Undertake brief development to address a need or opportunity
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 12
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0