Textiles: encompasses a very broad range of materials, techniques and processes, including a growing number of interdisciplinary approaches. These comprise woven, embroidered, knitted, printed, painted, dyed, manipulated, embellished and constructional methods which are utilised to produce a great variety of textile outcomes that include costume and fashion design, accessories and body adornment. The range is increasing as new materials and technologies emerge.
The course includes purposeful use of drawing to record information and may take the form of:
Component 1 - 60% of the total qualification, internally assessed, externally moderated.
Component 2 - 40% of the total qualification, internally assessed, extrenally moderated.
Course Entry Requirements:
GCSE level 5 or C above in Art and Design, Fine Art or Textile Design,Media Studies, DT Graphics
Teacher to contact: Miss M King/Mrs H Cooper-Burrows