Diploma of Branded Fashion Design

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 107018A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

A Diploma of Branded Fashion Design is an introductory qualification, generally over one year of full-time study, that builds a foundation to understanding the business of what we wear and how they're made. It covers the creation of inspiring designs, developing and producing them for market with an emphasis on finding creative, strategic, sustainable and cost-effective solutions.

Led by highly regarded industry professionals, you’ll investigate the theories behind design and marketing, evaluate communication and brand-fashion strategies, and scrutinise past, present and future fashion trends. This course is an all-inclusive qualification that starts you on the journey of understanding the fashion industry from an historical, social and political point of view, as well as the creative process of taking garments from design to market. You'll be introduced to all aspects of fashion design – how to use form, shape and colour, choosing materials, technical drawing, matching ideas with purpose, and more.

Learning outcomes

Master technical drawing skills to bring your ideas to life.
Develop a commercial awareness of how to build and sustain a brand.
Learn the importance of shape and form.
Experiment with a range of styles, fabrics and patterns.

Career opportunities

Designers who can combine fresh and inspiring designs, with an understanding of how to produce for commercial success, are the ones who will thrive in the industry. You’ll graduate with a grounding in what it takes to create, build and sustain a brand and align it with a target market.

Career paths

Production
Retail
Stylist
Garment Technician
Print Developer
Fashion Illustrator

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
30,880 Per Year 31 Oct 2022 1 year
Read more1 year full time, 2 years part time, 6 months accelerated

Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
30,880 Per Year 31 Oct 2022 1 year
Read more1 year full time, 2 years part time, 6 months accelerated

Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 5.5 with no skills band less than 5.0; Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 525; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 46-59 (minimum 14 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 43 (no skill score <35); Cambridge English Requirements (B2 First = First Certificate Exam and C1 Advanced = CAE): Overall Cambridge English Scale score of 162, achievable in B2 First or C1 Advanced; Occupational English Test (OET): D.

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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