Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology
Applied Fashion Design and Technology course details
Course description and aims
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required to work in applied design and production roles within the clothing and fashion industry.
This qualification is suitable for workers producing fashion products where a basic understanding of design and marketing as well as sewing skills for specialist machinists, support roles in patternmaking, production of digitally printed or embroidered fabrics or garments is needed.
Items to be produced would include a single or small range of products. This qualification is particularly suitable for those who are self-employed undertaking low volume production of items for local distribution outlets, for example, markets.
There are no specific licenses that relate to this qualification. However, depending on the jurisdiction, licensing or regulatory requirements may apply to the use of some units in this qualification. Local regulations should be checked for details.
Course outcomes and careers
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Tuesday 6 June or Tuesday 13 June, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm at Ultimo College, Mary Ann St Ultimo, Building H, Level 2, Room H2.30.
You will need to attend approximately 9 hours of class a week over 2 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wednesday, 6:00pm to 8:30pm and Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
You will be required to purchase personal equipment upto the cost of $400.00 and some fabrics for some class exercises. This cost will depend on types of materials chosen. All other resources will be provided.
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|MSS402051||Apply quality standards||30|
|MSTCL3006||Assemble bra or swimwear||40|
|MSTFD2001||Design and produce a simple garment||80|
|MSTCL2011||Draw and interpret a basic sketch||30|
|BSBDES202||Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context||30|
|BSBDES302||Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms||50|
|BSBDES301||Explore the use of colour||40|
|MSTGN2011||Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry||80|
|MSTCL3013||Interpret patterns and apply pattern information||30|
|MSTCL2007||Lay up, mark and cut uncomplicated fabrics and lays||20|
|MSTCL3012||Make marker for complicated fabrics and lays||40|
|ICPPRN389||Manage digital files||40|
|MSTFD3001||Market design product to local outlets||30|
|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||30|
|MSTCL3010||Sew woven and stretch knit garments||40|
|MSTFD2006||Use a sewing machine for fashion design||80|
|ICPSUP281||Use computer systems||30|
|MSTGN2001||Use steaming and pressing equipment in TCF production||20|