Build your digital skills to take your experience in fashion and apparel into the technological era. Gain skills in using Adobe software to enhance your existing industry knowledge and strengthen your design capabilities.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Use Photoshop, InDesign, Excel and Illustrator
Produce technically accurate and proportional digital trade drawings
Draw lines that correctly represent garment details and style features
Create digital textile patterns and apply to trade drawings
Rehearse and present digital design concepts
Store and manage digital files using Cloud-based software
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
Experience exporting files into various graphic programs
Ability to create digital textile patterns
Skills to present digital design concepts
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
Experience in the apparel and fashion industry, as evidenced by a letter from your employer or
Knowledge and experience in the apparel and fashion industry, as evidenced by your portfolio of relevant design work
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
An interest in upskilling within the fashion industry including garment design and production
Some experience with Microsoft computer programs and some knowledge of creative platforms such as the Adobe suite
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: design assistant, production assistant, production manager, designer, merchandiser or buyer, graphic designer
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Statement of Attainment in Fashion Digital Product Visualisation does not have any pre-requisite courses.
Advance your skills to take your career to the next level
Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential
Smarthinking - online access to a tutor
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
Student associations – get social with our student community
On campus, online and blended study environments; at TAFE NSW your learning works with your lifestyle. Heart your favourites, compare courses and discover what works for you.