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Clothing and Technology

Level: 9
School code: 9HES
Year level requirements: Non compulsory

Subject descriptor:

This course will extend skills practiced in Year 8 Textiles. It aims to develop skills and knowledge in the areas of textile design and decorative techniques. Students will be introduced to simple clothing construction processes. Basic commercial patterns will be used.

Students will make 2-3 articles:

  • Boxer Shorts
  • A cushion featuring appliqué or fabric design techniques
  • Other simple garment as time permits

Special requirements:

Students will be required to supply most fabrics and accessories (elastic, ribbon, trims etc.). Materials for samples will be supplied.

Further information

Students are requested to use a display folder and lined paper during the semester instead of exercise books.