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Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising

Career Area:Creative Industries, Fashion & Media National Code:MST60116
Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and MerchandisingThis qualification 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.

Skills may be applied at various stages across the design, production and supply chain continuum, according to workplace roles and enterprise requirements. Outcomes allow for specialisation in fashion design or business, as well as generalist roles.

This qualification 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 qualification offers a generic MST60116 Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising, as well as two pathways targeting the skill requirements of fashion designer and fashion business management.

The following additional qualification descriptors are approved for this qualification:
Pathway 1: MST60516 Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising
(Design and Product Development)

Pathway 2: MST60516 Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising
(Business and Merchandising)

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, some units in this qualification may have licensing or regulatory requirements in some environments. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Career Pathways

Fashion Designer
Fashion Merchandiser

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
01-01-2018
12hrs/Week for 1 year
Thanks for visiting! TAFE NSW is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2018.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus or with a mix of campus and online.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.

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Attendance will be advised at the time of enrolment.

You may be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Click here for more information.

The 2018 Commercial Fee for this qualification is TBA.

As a reference, the 2017 Commercial Fee for this qualification was $15,000.

If you are interested in applying for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan, please note the Loan Cap for this course is $15,000. This means the maximum amount you can borrow is $15,000.

A VET Student Loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of the courses fees. More information will be provided to you at the Enrolment Session.

Some programs attract additional costs and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of study.

Units of Competency will be confirmed prior to enrolment. Alternatively, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225 to discuss with a member of our team.

Local Entry Requirements

TAFE Newcastle fashion technology Students Group Study Tour to Bali will offer the ideal mix of academic excellence, interaction with industry experts, variety of PR applications and to experience first-hand the gateway city for worldwide business’ into Bali. The purpose of this tour is to build off shore industry contacts and gain cultural, creative, economic and social knowledge about one of Australia’s main trading partner within the fashion Industry.

The Additional cost for 2018 is to be advised but as a guild the Additional cost of the tour for 2017 to be paid at TAFE NSW was:
• Transport with in Bali $60
• Workshops as specified in the itinerary $60

In 2017 Learners were required to budget for the following:
• Indonesian visa approx. $75 to be paid on arrival
• Transport to and from Sydney airport.
• EXTRA Pocket Money/ Daily Expenses (food and miscellaneous)
• Vaccination charges (check with your doctor for costs)
• Individual fabric purchases.

Other Information

As part of the enrolment session and entry into LMT60307 - Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology, students will be assessed on their suitability to enrol in the course. Students are expected to hold the Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology. This course includes a Study Tour travelling in November to Bali, to discover more about sourcing and development as part of the Fashion Industry.

Enquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-01-2018,
Study Options: , 12hrs/Week, 1Y weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! TAFE NSW is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2018.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus or with a mix of campus and online.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Attendance will be advised at the time of enrolment.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges:

You may be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Click here for more information.

The 2018 Commercial Fee for this qualification is TBA.

As a reference, the 2017 Commercial Fee for this qualification was $15,000.

If you are interested in applying for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan, please note the Loan Cap for this course is $15,000. This means the maximum amount you can borrow is $15,000.

A VET Student Loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of the courses fees. More information will be provided to you at the Enrolment Session.

Some programs attract additional costs and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of study.
Units of Competency:

Units of Competency will be confirmed prior to enrolment. Alternatively, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225 to discuss with a member of our team.

Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

TAFE Newcastle fashion technology Students Group Study Tour to Bali will offer the ideal mix of academic excellence, interaction with industry experts, variety of PR applications and to experience first-hand the gateway city for worldwide business’ into Bali. The purpose of this tour is to build off shore industry contacts and gain cultural, creative, economic and social knowledge about one of Australia’s main trading partner within the fashion Industry.

The Additional cost for 2018 is to be advised but as a guild the Additional cost of the tour for 2017 to be paid at TAFE NSW was:
• Transport with in Bali $60
• Workshops as specified in the itinerary $60

In 2017 Learners were required to budget for the following:
• Indonesian visa approx. $75 to be paid on arrival
• Transport to and from Sydney airport.
• EXTRA Pocket Money/ Daily Expenses (food and miscellaneous)
• Vaccination charges (check with your doctor for costs)
• Individual fabric purchases.

Other Information

As part of the enrolment session and entry into LMT60307 - Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology, students will be assessed on their suitability to enrol in the course. Students are expected to hold the Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology. This course includes a Study Tour travelling in November to Bali, to discover more about sourcing and development as part of the Fashion Industry.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.