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Performance Band descriptions

Textiles and Design

The typical performance in this band:

Band 6
  • demonstrates an extensive knowledge and understanding of the properties, performance, design, and production of textiles and the development of new textile technologies
  • displays expertise in a variety of design and technological skills in the development and production of the Major Textiles Project
  • communicates ideas and information clearly and comprehensively in written, visual and graphic forms
  • generates, modifies and evaluates complex, aesthetically pleasing and functionally appropriate textile designs
  • selects and extensively justifies fabric, yarn, fibre and manufacturing techniques for specific end uses
  • critically evaluates the historical, cultural and contemporary influences on the Australian textile, clothing, footwear and allied industries
Band 5
  • demonstrates a thorough knowledge and understanding of the properties, performance, design, and production of textiles and the development of new textile technologies
  • displays proficiency in a variety of design and technological skills in the development and production of the Major Textiles Project
  • communicates ideas and information clearly in written, visual and graphic forms
  • generates, modifies and evaluates creative and functionally appropriate textile designs
  • selects and justifies fabric, yarn, fibre and manufacturing techniques for specific end- uses
  • evaluates the historical, cultural and contemporary influences on the Australian textile, clothing, footwear and allied industries
Band 4
  • demonstrates a sound knowledge and understanding of the properties, performance, design, and production of textiles and the development of new textile technologies
  • displays competence in a variety of design and technological skills in the development and production of the Major Textiles Project
  • communicates ideas and information adequately in written, visual and graphic forms
  • generates and modifies creative design ideas
  • selects fabric, yarn, fibre and manufacturing techniques for specific end-uses with limited justification
  • analyses the historical, cultural and contemporary influences on the Australian textile, clothing, footwear and allied industries
Band 3
  • shows a basic understanding of the properties, performance, design, and production of textiles and the development of new textile technologies
  • displays sound design and technological skills in the development and production of the Major Textiles Project.
  • communicates information and ideas in simple diagrammatical and written forms.
  • generates and modifies design ideas in a basic way
  • selects fabric, fibre and manufacturing techniques for specific end-uses
  • explains the historical, cultural and contemporary influences on the Australian textile, clothing, footwear and allied industries
Band 2
  • recalls elementary textile concepts and processes
  • displays limited design and technological skills in the development and production of the Major Textiles Project
  • communicates ideas and information using simple textile terminology and diagrams
  • generates design ideas in an elementary way
  • uses a limited selection of fabrics, fibres and manufacturing techniques
  • describes the historical, cultural and contemporary influences on the Australian textile, clothing, footwear and allied industries
Band 1  

 

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