City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Textiles
City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Textiles
Jeni Smith, Philippa Larkam
22 September 2017
15 June 2018
Friday between 09:30 and 12:30
Between 8 and 18 learners.
NOTE: This course has already finished.
What will I be learning?
Unit 101 Exploring Design Ideas P13-16
Unit 102 Sampling Techniques for Textile Design P17-19
Unit 103 Textile Decoration P20-23
Unit 106 Design and Make an Item with Patchwork and Quilting P32-36
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Does the course lead to a qualification?
City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate
Who is the course for?
- People who are passionate about textiles and would like to experiment with new techniques
- People who would to learn the creative process from concept to design and making to finished product
What do I need to bring?
- A lever arch file
- 100 plastic pockets
- 100 x 1cm round stickers
- pen, ruler, an assortment of pencils and colouring materials
- glue stick
- paper scissors
- fabric scissors
- embroidery hand sewing needles
- tapestry needles
- 2 metres of calico
- A4 spiral bound sketchbook
Please ensure you bring your folder, sewing kit and spectacles to every session, if you do not it will slow down your progress.
Are there any additional costs?
Exam/accreditation fees - £51.10
Allow £100 for materials, your tutor will advise you what you need and when. Some materials you will be able to buy from the Tutor at cost price. You may also find you already have suitable materials and equipment at home.
How will I know how I am progressing during the course?
Feedback will be given, both verbally and by the evaluation of completed tasks & projects. You will receive verbal feedback on the results of your practical exercises.
There is no formal exam, although there is continual evaluation throughout the course.
Towards the end of each session you will use a written Individual Learning Plan to record what you have done in class and comment on how you think you got on. Before the next session your tutor will write your feedback. This is a very good method of recording your own progress, reflecting on the session and a great way to receive motivation from your tutor.
Can I have help in the class?
If you need support to learn, for example, a communicator, large print, personal care, specific equipment, or extra time, let us know. We will work with you to identify what you need and how we can best support you.
Learner Support Fund
If you are struggling to pay your exam fees or have a disability and need help to pay for transport to the course, we may be able to help you. Ask the centre staff or your tutor for more information and an application form. We have a small fund available to help learners who are experiencing genuine hardship. You are advised to apply as soon as you can.
How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?
DerbyLearn is a learning platform that supports and complements most classes. To find out more, please go to www.derbylearn.net and sign up, it's free and well worth a look!
Progression within DALS
We have lots of courses planned to ensure you have a variety of progression routes. If you are interested in another course, please ask for more information or telephone our helpline on Derby (01332) 717900 or firstname.lastname@example.org
On completion of this course, you could progress to:
- City and Guilds Level 2 in Textiles
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This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!
Parker Street, Derby, DE1 3HF
Limited Car Parking
Disabled Access to
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Monday, Tuesday & Thursday - Ryecafe
From the city centre head towards Kedleston Road along King Street and Garden Street. At the 'Five Lamps' traffic lights on Garden Street you will see a sign for the Rycote Centre, turn left down Parker Street then turn right and the Centre is on the right hand side, parking is on the street and the main entrance is through the Social Service's car park. The Centre can also be accessed from Kedleston Road - opposite the Polish Club - but there is no parking at this entrance other than on Kedleston Road 01332 717930 or 717924
Allestree Bus, Trent Barton, and No. 6, Notts and Derby University bus during University term time.
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