13 Textiles & Design

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of Year 12 Textiles and Design.

Year 13 Textiles and design is a practical and creative course relating to many aspects of the fashion and textiles industry. Students will develop advanced textiles design, pattern making and construction skills through designing and constructing prototypes of garments and textiles products. Students will enhance design thinking through real life projects.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Provision of own fabric and pattern.

Pathway Tags

Fashion Industry, Textiles Industry, Whitecliff, NZ Fashion Tech, Massey University, Otago University, Costume Design


We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.