MST60116 Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising
Note: We are no longer taking new enrolments for this course.
The Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising is intended for design and product development roles in the fashion industry, as well as roles associated with managing fashion business as part of an enterprise. Skills include design and product development, as well as technical production skills and business.
This course applies to management of textile, clothing and footwear (TCF) operations that requires knowledge of fashion design and technical production processes, the use of emerging technologies and TCF merchandising techniques that may be applied at various stages of the supply chain.
This comprehensive course is designed to give students a complete range of practical skills and knowledge in design, production and business. The focus will be on designing a collection of garments for a fashion parade. The course focuses on a broad range of topics that align to most areas of the fashion industry.
Fashion qualifications are offered by Melbourne Fashion Institute RTO 21254 (MFI), a registered trading name of National Training Services Pty Ltd and approved by the Australian Skills Quality Authority who are our Government regulatory agency.
WHO IS IT FOR
This course provides a maximum of creative, technical and business training. It is suitable for those who wish to have careers in a variety of roles within the fashion industry.
12 months full-time
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Fee Concession Rate
FEE PAID BY STUDENT
*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
To be awarded the MST60116 Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology, competency must be achieved in forty-five (45) units of competency and consist of:
Approximately $1000+ (cost will vary depending on quality of accessories and quantity of fabrics purchased)
Current edition of Adobe Creative Suite software package or access to Adobe Creative Cloud
Personal Laptop required (maximum two years old)
*Detailed equipment lists received at enrolment
Assessment requires competence in units that align to all assignments, set tasks and projects. In order to develop the knowledge and skills to successfully complete the course, students are required to be punctual and encouraged to attend all classes.
Industry specific, simulating work environment
Combination of theory and practical
Includes guest speakers from the fashion industry sharing real life experiences
Includes visits to retailers, factories, design houses, wholesalers and more (subject to availability)
Small class sizes of eight to fifteen students
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