Fashion

6 courses

Fashion and Merchandising courses

Studying a fashion and merchandising course will satisfy your creativity, love of fashion as well as your interest in marketing and business. There...

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  • Certificate II Apparel, Fashion and Textiles

    MST20722-01

    Sew your own story with this introductory course in fashion and garment creation. Confidently use a sewing machine to align and sew pattern pieces. Learn the principles and elements of fashion design so you can create your own designer garments.

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  • Certificate III Apparel, Fashion and Textiles

    MST31022-01

    Kickstart your career in the fashion industry with this entry-level course in fashion and garment creation. Construct a designer garment by aligning and sewing patterns. Apply more complex techniques such as creating darts or pleats.

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  • Diploma Live Production and Technical Services (Costume)

    CUA50420-03

    Apply your creative aptitude to the niche industry of costume design, gain experience working on live productions and graduate with the connections and skills needed to excel in this exciting and artistic industry.

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  • Diploma Apparel, Fashion and Textiles (Business)

    MST50122-03

    Master the art of fashion business and gain skills in consumer analysis, marketing, social media and global supply chains. Learn to plan, develop and release fashion collections with industry-leading training from our experienced fashion team.

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  • Diploma Apparel, Fashion and Textiles (Design and product development)

    MST50122-02

    Find your fit in the textiles, clothing and footwear industry as you bring your creative visions to life. Focus on garment design drawing, pattern making and sewing skills and develop the skills you need to succeed in the fast-paced world of fashion.

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  • Advanced Diploma Apparel, Fashion and Textiles

    MST60122-01

    Build on your skills in the fashion business or in product development and learn to manage the textile production process from start to finish. Get the chance to present your final collection of 10 pieces at your end-of-year show.

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Fashion and merchandising course information

It’s easy to balance work and study with a TAFE NSW fashion and merchandising course.

  • Face-to-face courses at TAFE NSW are immersive and interactive, and you can choose between ...
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Who is a fashion and merchandising course good for?

If you love the process of building the perfect outfit a fashion and merchandising course could be for you. If you’re someone who agrees that fashion is a creative art form and an outlet for self-expression,...

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Fashion and merchandising career paths

There are so many avenues you can apply your skills from a fashion and merchandising course. Here are some popular jobs in this field:

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Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

How do I enrol?

At TAFE NSW you can apply or enrol to do a course.

If your course has no entry requirements, you can enrol directly. If there are entry requirements, you will need to apply to be accepted for a position in the course.

  1. Go to the TAFE NSW website to view the course you are interested in
  2. Check if there are any entry requirements, as you may be asked to supply additional information
  3. Select a course location to progress your enrolment
  4. Follow the prompts to complete
  5. You will receive an email confirming your enrolment or application status

If you need further assistance with your enrolment, contact TAFE NSW Student Services on 131 601 between 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday.

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