Otago Polytechnic

Industrial Garment Construction Techniques (Fashion Design Technology Series)


Dunedin - H415, Level 4, School of Design, H block (Cnr Forth and Union Streets)

Three sessions, 5.00pm-7.00pm

On campus

2021 (exact dates will be advised at the end of January)
  • Location
    Study breaks
  • Dunedin
    1 January 2021


Explore the world of industrial sewing and garment construction at a basic to intermediate level - learn new skills or update your skills.

The apparel industry requires more technicians & sample machinists or perhaps you are starting up your own small business.

Learn about:

  • Industrial machining skills: plain sewer
  • Sewing samples for a reference library/portfolio of techniques - zips, flys, pockets, collars

Please note: This course is subject to sufficient numbers.

Entry requirements
  • This short course is open to domestic students and international students (who are currently based in New Zealand).
  • Basic sewing skills are required.

Please bring a basic sewing kit (e.g. pins, tape measure, fabric scissors), notepaper, pen and paper scissors.


Annette Cadogan - Lecturer, School of Design (Fashion)


Otago Polytechnic
Level 4, Room H415, H block
Cnr Forth and Union Streets

For more information

Please email: PamH@op.ac.nz or TracyK@op.ac.nz
Freephone 0800 762 786


While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.

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