South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
CRICOS course code: 100769
Level of study: Pathways Programs
Elevate your fashion career with this advanced dual qualification. Gain the technical and creative skills required to work as a senior fashion designer.
According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, the number of people working as fashion, industrial and jewellery designers has seen very strong growth in the past few years. Growth in the sector is expected to remain steady with around 4,000 job openings expected over the next five years.
You will gain specialist knowledge across the entire fashion design process, from design through to production and selling. You will also develop advanced skills in clothing and fashion accessories design, garment production, and marketing. Study tours to global fashion destinations including New York, London, Paris, Milan, Hong Kong, Shanghai and New Delhi are offered as part of this course. In addition, in your final semester you will exhibit your fashion range to industry representatives and potential employers at our graduate fashion parades.
Successful completion of this course will give you the specialised knowledge and skills required to work as a senior fashion designer or commercial textile designer. Graduates will also finish their studies with a comprehensive portfolio of work.
The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 35 elective units.
MST50119 / MST60119 Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising / Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising
If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.
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Mooloolaba Campus34 Lady Musgrave Drive
Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion
Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age.
English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0); TOEFL PBT: 506; TOEFL iBT (internet based): 46; PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English): 42; Cambridge English: First (FCE): 162; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 162; International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR): 2+ on all skills.