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PDC85351 - Textile Technology

Course Details

Course Summary

This 4-day intensive Textile Technology Residential School will inspire and (re)invigorate your passion for textiles through fun and engaging hands-on learning experiences where the latest developments in textile technology are explored. This Residential School experience provides an uplifting and contemporary perspective of home economics and textiles education. Regardless of your textiles experience, your daily activities can be negotiated to either “teach you the basics” or extend you to mastery.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

The fee for this workshop is $600.

Entry Requirements

This workshop is available to existing teachers in industry.

Teachers undertaking this course as Professional Development wishing to gain a Certificate of Attendance, need to attend all days of the Residential School and participate in all assessment activities.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Full Fee $750
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply

For direct access to the micro-credential, visit our Learning Management Site: Be Different

Simply set up an account on the site to pay and access the micro-credential you wish to study.

Study Area
  • Creative, Performing and Visual Arts
  • Hospitality and Beauty
Skill Area
  • General Education and Training
  • Textiles, Clothing and Footwear

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

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Standard Micro-credential Structure

24 hours

The Residential School will be held from Tuesday 6 July to Friday 9 July 2021, all days inclusive. The workshop is held during the Education Queensland school holidays.

  • Mixed Mode
No units are associated with this course

Course Learning Outcomes

1. Design and create textile products

2. Apply theories of textile technology

3. Experiment with textile technologies

4. Apply relevant textile facility maintenance processes and procedures

5. Adhere to appropriate Workplace Health and Safety considerations when engaging in textile technology production.

6. Resources provided for participants:

7. You will receive a workbook prior to this Residential School that will outline tasks and resources (fabrics, embellishments, fasteners, pattern, etc.) that need to be sourced prior to attendance.


Portfolio of textile samplers

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