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Course Info

Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising

National Course Code: MST50116

Overview

The nationally accredited Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising gives you the skills you need to be in fashion. With a focus on design drawing, pattern making and sewing skills, you will be ready to find your fit in the textiles, clothing and footwear industry.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles
  • Identify fabric performance and handling requirements
  • Calculate cost estimates for textile, clothing and footwear industry products
  • Develop and present design concepts
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable practices

Electives may include:

  • Fashion sketching and concept development
  • Adobe Suite and CAD programs
  • Design development; patternmaking, pattern grading and advanced garment construction

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:

  • Creative flair and drawing ability
  • Colour and design sense
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Time management

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Diploma level

Career opportunities:

  • Textiles and fashion merchandiser
  • Clothing patternmaker
  • Pattern cutter and grader

GROW YOUR CAREER

Tailor your fashion career with these further study options:

  • Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Manufacturing
  • Bachelor of Fashion Design with TAFE NSW Degrees

INDUSTRY DEMAND

With designers like Billabong, Camilla and Marc, Dion Lee, Toni Maticevski, Zimmerman and Ellery, Australian has long been a fashion powerhouse. It is worth $21 billion and this qualification speaks to industry demand and trends such as innovative technologies, sustainable design principles and e-commerce.

This course is superseded.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.

Locations

This course is currently available at 2 campus locations across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • VET Student Loans Available
  • Full Time

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Newcastle: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $5,750.00
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Wollongbar: Full Time

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $5,750.00
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