Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (Business and Merchandising)

 
Qualification:
Diploma   NRT
Course no:
MST50116-03V01
National code:
MST50116
Start date:
Mon 12 Feb 2018
 –   Ultimo
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  • Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising course details

    Course description and aims

    This qualification is intended for assistant design and product development roles in the fashion industry, as well as assistant roles associated with managing fashion product as part of a fashion enterprise. Skills include design and product development, as well as technical production skills to support management and fashion businesses.

    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 and product development or business merchandising, as well as generalist roles.

    Skills involve the use of both manual and digital design tools, and may be applied at various stages of the supply chain. Design outcomes build on technical production skills and provide a basis for career progression to design or business management roles.

    This qualification offers a generic MST50116 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: MST50116 Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising
    (Design and Product Development)

    Pathway 2: MST50116 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.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Fashion Merchandiser

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Enrol at any location

    Ultimo
    Full Time
    Course type:
    Fashion Business and Merchandising
    Course start:
    Mon 12 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    1 Year
    Financial Assistance:
    VET Student Loan
    Attendance:
    16 Hours per week
    Code:
    MST50116-03V01-18ULT-034
    View details
    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Thursday, 7 December 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building E, level 2, Room E2.08.
    Your timetable will be issued at the information and orientation sessions.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class a week over 3 to 4 days a week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look will be discussed on your orientation. Attendance includes a one week workplacement block.

    How to enrol or apply:

    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

    Fee information:

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

    The loan cap for this course is $15,225.00. This means the maximum amount you can borrow for each unit of study is $3,807, and you will need to directly pay the remaining $1,878 for each Unit of Study.

    Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans

    Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

    The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

    Find out about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Other Information:

    FASHION BUSINESS & MERCHANDISING

    This qualification is the perfect blend of creative and business with an international focus, designed for those wanting training in concept development, marketing and supply chain coordination in the fashion and textiles industries.

    Fashion and Business Merchandising job roles deal with immediate and long term business needs fashion busines. You will need a strong fashion sense and would be working with the design team in planning and development and excecution of ranges .

    With a global emphasis, this qualification will help graduates in careers of buying, supply chain management, fashion marketing, retail planning, logistics, retail management and product development.

    Ultimo College and TAFE NSW also offers the opportunity of International Going Global Study Tours.
    In the Diploma of Applied Fashion Design & Merchandising (Business Merchandising), you will learn every aspect of fashion research, design development, production, market evaluation, marketing, networking and sales and how to analyse sales figures. You will also have the opportunity to spend time in the indutry with the worpkplacement program.

    This course provides a pathway into the Advanced Diploma of Fashion and Textiles and Merchandising qualification and is for school leavers or adult learners wishing to make a career change or diversify their role in the fashion industry.

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    BSBMKG419Analyse consumer behaviour60
    MSTFD5007Analyse influences on contemporary fashion designs50
    MSTGN4004Analyse TCF merchandising and marketing principles60
    MSS402051Apply quality standards30
    MSTFD4003Assist in preparation of preliminary design concepts80
    MSTFD4004Calculate cost estimates for fashion products30
    MSTFD4005Communicate and sell design concepts30
    BSBMKG408Conduct market research60
    MSTGN5002Coordinate quality assurance for TCF products and services40
    MSTFD5009Cost production of fashion or textile designs40
    MSTFD5010Develop and present design concepts within specific guidelines50
    MSTFD5004Develop marketing plans for fashion products50
    MSTFD5013Develop merchandising plans for fashion products40
    MSTFD4012Develop product specifications for fashion design40
    MSTFD3004Draw a trade drawing for fashion design40
    MSTFD5006Evaluate fashion designs against set criteria30
    MSTCL3001Identify fabric performance and handling requirements40
    MSTGN2011Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry80
    MSTFD4014Identify influences on contemporary fashion designs and construction techniques40
    MSTGN5008Identify opportunities in the TCF market70
    MSTFD4006Interact and network with fashion industry participants80
    BSBMKG507Interpret market trends and developments50
    MSTGN2009Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace50
    MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices30
    MSTGN5001Participate in production planning processes70
    MSTGN5007Prepare procedures and specifications for TCF operations60
    BSBMKG413Promote products and services40
    MSTGN5005Provide global operations support80
    BSBMKG415Research international markets50
    MSTFD4017Source materials and resources for production of fashion designs30
    BSBMKG414Undertake marketing activities50
    MSTFD4020Use electronic fashion design tools80
    MSMWHS200Work safely30
    MSTGN5003Work with international TCF supply chains60
    Course type:
    Fashion Business and Merchandising
    Course start:
    Mon 12 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    1 Year
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled, VET Student Loan
    Attendance:
    16 Hours per week
    Indicative course cost:
    $5750
    Code:
    MST50116-03V01-18ULT-134
    View details
    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Thursday, 7 December 2017, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building E, level 2, Room E2.08.
    Your timetable will be issued at the information and orientation sessions.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class a week over 3 to 4 days a week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look will be discussed on your orientation. Attendance includes a one week workplacement block.

    How to enrol or apply:

    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

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual 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

    This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

    Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans

    Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

    The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

    Find out about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Other Information:

    FASHION BUSINESS & MERCHANDISING

    This qualification is the perfect blend of creative and business with an international focus, designed for those wanting training in concept development, marketing and supply chain coordination in the fashion and textiles industries.

    Fashion and Business Merchandising job roles deal with immediate and long term business needs fashion busines. You will need a strong fashion sense and would be working with the design team in planning and development and excecution of ranges .

    With a global emphasis, this qualification will help graduates in careers of buying, supply chain management, fashion marketing, retail planning, logistics, retail management and product development.

    Ultimo College and TAFE NSW also offers the opportunity of International Going Global Study Tours.
    In the Diploma of Applied Fashion Design & Merchandising (Business Merchandising), you will learn every aspect of fashion research, design development, production, market evaluation, marketing, networking and sales and how to analyse sales figures. You will also have the opportunity to spend time in the indutry with the worpkplacement program.

    This course provides a pathway into the Advanced Diploma of Fashion and Textiles and Merchandising qualification and is for school leavers or adult learners wishing to make a career change or diversify their role in the fashion industry.

    Units of Study

    CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensusAmount
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising2018/02/122018/04/272018/04/03$1438.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising2018/04/302018/07/132018/06/04$1438.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising2018/07/092018/09/212018/08/06$1438.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising2018/09/242018/12/072018/11/05$1436.00

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    BSBMKG419Analyse consumer behaviour60
    MSTFD5007Analyse influences on contemporary fashion designs50
    MSTGN4004Analyse TCF merchandising and marketing principles60
    MSS402051Apply quality standards30
    MSTFD4003Assist in preparation of preliminary design concepts80
    MSTFD4004Calculate cost estimates for fashion products30
    MSTFD4005Communicate and sell design concepts30
    BSBMKG408Conduct market research60
    MSTGN5002Coordinate quality assurance for TCF products and services40
    MSTFD5009Cost production of fashion or textile designs40
    MSTFD5010Develop and present design concepts within specific guidelines50
    MSTFD5004Develop marketing plans for fashion products50
    MSTFD5013Develop merchandising plans for fashion products40
    MSTFD4012Develop product specifications for fashion design40
    MSTFD3004Draw a trade drawing for fashion design40
    MSTFD5006Evaluate fashion designs against set criteria30
    MSTCL3001Identify fabric performance and handling requirements40
    MSTGN2011Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry80
    MSTFD4014Identify influences on contemporary fashion designs and construction techniques40
    MSTGN5008Identify opportunities in the TCF market70
    MSTFD4006Interact and network with fashion industry participants80
    BSBMKG507Interpret market trends and developments50
    MSTGN2009Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace50
    MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices30
    MSTGN5001Participate in production planning processes70
    MSTGN5007Prepare procedures and specifications for TCF operations60
    BSBMKG413Promote products and services40
    MSTGN5005Provide global operations support80
    BSBMKG415Research international markets50
    MSTFD4017Source materials and resources for production of fashion designs30
    BSBMKG414Undertake marketing activities50
    MSTFD4020Use electronic fashion design tools80
    MSMWHS200Work safely30
    MSTGN5003Work with international TCF supply chains60

     

     

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