Learning
Materials Textiles

Learning Area: Technology 

Subject Description 

In Year 10 Textiles students undertake the Investigation and Design process to enable them to successfully produce their product. Students are required to write a design brief, research extensively for the design options and justify why the design was chosen.

Students produce a rrange of products after completing the in depth tasks for investigating and designing.

In the Evaluation phase students reflect on the quality of their work, what they found easy or challenging and how they can improve. Included in the evaluation is the cost of production, processes used, equipment needed and samples of materials used. 

Areas of Study

Textiles 

  • Development of Design Briefs  
  • Production tasks  
  • Folio – completion of written tasks  
  • Investigation/research 
  • Development of Design Briefs  
  • Production tasks  
  • Folio – completion of written tasks  
  • Investigation/research       

 

Curriculum Strands 

  • Technologies and society
  • Technologies contexts (Materials and technologies specialisations)
  • Creating designed solutions

 

 

Assessment 

Textiles II  

  • Pin cushion  
  • Home Décor task  
  • Clothing Product  
  • Folio  
  • Semester Examination
     

Textiles III  

  • Quilt Folio  
  • Quilt Production  
  • Revision exercises/tests  
  • Semester Examination