Fashion and Costume Design

SACE Stage 2

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Fashion and Costume Design

Design, Technology and Engineering - Material Solutions

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


Fashion and Costume Design is a flexible course that encourages students to be creative, innovative and enterprising within a fashion context.

In this course, students apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to utilise textile technology to address design challenges. Students learn about the design process, using it to explore a variety of solutions that lead to the production of a final statement garment. Statement garments could include a key piece in a work wardrobe, costume for a drama production or dress for the college Formal.

Course Content
Assessment
Overview
  • Textile technologies
  • Construction techniques
  • Design process
  • Pattern making
  • Statement garment production
  • Functional properties of fabric
  • Sustainability in the fashion industry

Pathways

School Assessment
Specialised Skills Task 20%
Design Process and Solution 50%


External Assessment
Resource Study 30%