Fabrics and Furnishings

DD8

Workload indicated above is the minimum study time you need to put in to complete the course. To meet the assessment due dates you need to study approximately 10 hours a week.

  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    10
  •  
    EFTs
    0.0833
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Print only
  • Workload

    For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study.

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $299 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $900 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Important Information

Course Information

In this course you will look at the development of the fabric and furnishings industry and at influential fabric designers.  You will learn about woven and printed fabrics, fabric finishes, and identify the properties of natural and synthetic fibres, soft furnishings, upholstery, leather, cushions, throws, bed coverings and window treatments are all covered in this course.  There are 11 design activities within this course.

Within these two assessments you will look at different fibres, furnishings fabrics and leather.  You will also research a fabric designer, and analyse and co-ordinate schemes.

The course runs for 12 weeks from your start date. The time you need to complete your studies will vary depending on your own knowledge and experience. As a guide it could take you approximately 10 hours a week to complete the course within the 12 week time frame.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    10
  •  
    EFTs
    0.0833
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Print only
  • Workload

    For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study.

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $299 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $900 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying