Garment Construction Pathways

Programme details

Code BP3568
Level 3
Credits 20
Duration 16 weeks
Domestic student fee $Free fees for New Zealand residents/citizens* (per year)
IntakesAugust
Study options Part-time
Further study New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 3) New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 4) New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design (Level 5) New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design (Level 6)
*Fees are applicable to study in 2017 and are indicative only; fees will vary depending on the courses selected, and/or course-related costs where applicable.

Programme aim

Have you always wanted to make your own clothes but you’re not sure where to start?

Our industry professionals help bring your designs to life and create a professional and original garment.

What you need in class

Bring a pen and paper to take notes.

You will need to bring a domestic patterns and buy your own fabric for the garments you wish to make.

Content Details

You'll enjoy sewing your own garments, learning the basics of garment construction, building your confidence along the way and producing real results

Dates/Times/Locations

Classes are held weekly on a Tuesday nights 4 to 9pm, plus an extra 20 hours of class which date and time to be decided by the tutor with the class.

Entry criteria

English Language Requirements

International applicants for whom English is not their first language will be required to show evidence of language competency, issued within the last two years, before being eligible to enrol in any non-English programme. The level of competency required is outlined in Rule 18 and Appendix 2 of the NZQF Programme and Accreditation Rules 2013 and below under the title English Competency.

Level 3 certificate IELTS General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5 or completed NZ Certificate in English Language L3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace or Academic, or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined in Rule 18 and Appendix 2 of the NZQF Programme and Accreditation Rules 2013.

For domestic applicants for whom English is not their first language evidence of language competency may be required.

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Page last updated: 30 Sep 2017