International Course Info
This qualification allows for a generalist qualification, or specialisation in the fields of ‘Design and Product Development’ and ‘Fashion Business’.
This qualification reflects the role of assistant designers and product developers who work in the textiles, clothing and footwear industry, as well as assistant roles associated with fashion buying and managing fashion production as part of a fashion enterprise. The role involves the application of integrated technical and theoretical knowledge across a broad range of specialist areas, incorporating various stages across the design, production and supply chain continuum, according to workplace requirements.
.The range of knowledge and skills gained in this qualification will prepare you to apply technical research and practical skills in the design and development of a range of products from conception through to production.
You will learn about advanced garment construction and patternmaking using different methodologies, design and range development applying both digital and manual techniques, specifications and costing production.
Work Placement Requirements:
All students will be required to participate in 35 hours within the relevant industry to practise skills and embed knowledge learned.
Subject area: Fashion Technology & Theatre Costume
|Ultimo||Total course fee: A$30,000||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Wollongbar||Total course fee: A$30,000||Enrol: Jul|
|Lidcombe||Total course fee: A$30,900||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Macquarie Fields||Total course fee: A$30,900||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Ultimo||Total course fee: A$30,900||Enrol: Feb , Jul|
|Wollongbar||Total course fee: A$30,900||Enrol: Jul|
COURSE STRUCTURE AND UNITS
To receive the Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (Design and Product Development) students must complete all core units and, if available, a range of additional units.
Note: Additional units contain compulsory and elective units which may vary between each semester and campus, and will depend on a number of considerations including the packaging rules for the qualification and demand for the unit.CORE UNITS ADDITIONAL UNITS
Course fees and duration can vary based on the Institute you want to study at, the entry requirements for the course, and the year you will begin study.
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from A$300 - $1,000 per course.
Graduates from this qualification are well placed to gain employment within the fashion industry as assistant designers, product developers, assistant patternmakers and graders, CAD operators, specification technicians, fashion prototype developers, assistant production managers, assistant supply chain managers, assistant brand managers, and fashion merchandisers.
TAFE NSW allows for two or more courses to be packaged together, either to meet the prerequisite requirements for a course or to plan your studies around your career goals. You can submit a single TAFE NSW application form and will be able to apply for one Student Visa for the full duration of the package.
TAFE NSW allows for two or more courses to be packaged together leading to a TAFE NSW Bachelor Degree, either to meet the prerequisite requirements for a course or to plan your studies around your career goals. You can submit a single TAFE NSW application form and will be able to apply for one Student Visa for the full duration of the package.