Sewing with Digital Skills

Ref: C3128995

Students will learn and develop their sewing skills for home and pleasure and will become more confident when using their mobile devices to take photos of their work and to upload them onto canvas. Students will improve their knowledge of the sewing and textiles industry by researching using mobile devices. Students will also be encouraged to complete group work and activities, learning learn new words to improve their English language skills for the textiles and fabrics industry.

Course aim

The aim of this course is to build up learners confidence in sewing skills and upload pictures on the canvas. To encourage learners to use their smart phones to take pictures and login to the the canvas with out any support .

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Login to canvas
  • Research different designs on the website
  • Create a pattern and upload into canvas
  • Work in groups and read handouts and write notes
  • Create a simple garment

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

They will need smart phone, iPad/laptop with camera. Tape measure, Pins, Scissors, Fabric.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Sewing with Digital Skills

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This course is funded by the West Midlands Combined Authority and only applicable postcode areas are permitted to enrol.

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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