PDTP200

Level 2 Product Technology Pliable Materials

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Walker

This course is in Pliable Materials Product Technology. The course is broken up into two units of work, one lasting 18 weeks and the other is 14 weeks.

The first unit is unit based around sustainability. You will select and consult with a stakeholder, construct a shirt to meet the needs of your client while using sustainable practices such as minimum or zero waste. This project also develops planning and construction skills.

7 fashion brands that are designing out waste - Fashion Revolution : Fashion  Revolution

The second unit is a project where you will create an art installation using recycled items.  The installation must convey a message about a chosen aspect of sustainability. You will document your process in the form of a written and photographic blog, which you will complete individually. 


adidas recycled clothes online

There will also be a written external assessment in terms 3 and 4, where you will discuss sustainability in design.

Fashion is Getting More Sustainable But More Work Has to be Done – Sourcing  Journal

Recommended Prior Learning

L1 PDT Pliable course is a requirement. Experience in other L1 Technology courses may be considered.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91282 v2
NZQA Info
Social Studies 2.4 - Describe personal involvement in a social action related to rights and responsibilities
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91345 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.21 - Implement advanced procedures using textile materials to make a specified product with special features
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91346 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.23 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts used to make textile products
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91350 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.26 - Make advanced adaptations to a pattern to change the structural and style features of a design
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91363 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 2.10 - Demonstrate understanding of sustainability in design
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 23
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 13
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0