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Course Title



This subject explores the development of skills and knowledge around textiles, including the manipulation of fabric and materials to create a variety of projects. Students will participate in a range of practical experiences in working with sewing machines and other textile related tools and equipment. At the end of this course, students will have gained a deep understanding of basic decoration methods through the exploration of creating clothing, textile art, recycling materials to create a variety of design solutions.

Why Would I Choose This Subject?

Students will complete several small-scale projects which will challenge and grow their textile skills and allow them to create new products out of materials, fabrics and yarns. If students enjoy design, repurposing items, sewing, yarn crafts and fashion design this will subject will provide a creative outlet for them to develop practical skills.

What Stage 6 Courses Is This Subject Helpful For?

This subject will be helpful for students interested in pursuing Textiles or Design and Technology at a Stage 6 level.