TAFE Statement in TuTu making

TAFE Statement
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Start date:
Sat 14 Oct 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • TuTu making course details

    Course description and aims

    The learner will gain knowledge in the origins of TutuÂ’s and skills on how to balance a tutu. The learner will also gain skills in contemporary construction and fitting techniques using specialised finishes and closures, handling techniques of specialist fabrics to include netting and silk.

    This is a handÂ’s on workshop and the learner will complete a basic tutu.

    At The end of this course students will be able to:
    * Understand the history of the Tutu
    * Identify the difference between a classic and stylised Tutu
    * Identify tools, materials and textiles for Tutu making
    * Use specialise sewing and finishing techniques to construct a Tutu
    * Work with net
    * Use specialist equipment
    * Know how to balance a Tutu

    Completing TuTu Making will contribute 18 hours of NESA Registered Professional Development addressing 6.2.2 and 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

    Course outcomes and careers

    This is an endorsed NESA course providing endorsed professional development for primary and secondary school teachers.

    TAFE NSW is endorsed to provide NESA Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient level.

    Skill sets

    Skills in TuTu Making

    Entry requirements

    These workshops are not designed for beginners. Learners need some skill and understanding in hand and machine sewing.

    Enrol at any location

    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Sat 14 Oct 2017
    Course duration:
    6 Weeks
    3 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:

    If you require any further information about this course please contact the Head Teacher; Tracey Malvern 9217 4839 or email: fashiontechnology.ultimo@tafensw.edu.au

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend 3 hours of class over 1 day for 6 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday 9:00am to 12:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    Students will need to provide their own personal sewing and cutting equipment e.g. pins, fabric and paper scissors, tape measure, quick unpick, clippers, note pad and pen.


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    NESA4051ATuTu Making18



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