Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising

Kangan Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100767

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

This qualification is intended for design and product development roles in the fashion industry.
Skills may be applied at various stages across the design, production and supply chain continuum, according to workplace roles and enterprise requirements.

Outcomes allows for specialisation in fashion design and generalist roles.

This qualification is intended for design and product development roles in the textile, clothing and footwear industry, as well as roles associated with fashion buying and managing fashion
business as part of an enterprise. Work is undertaken autonomously. The role involves the application of broad skills and knowledge for highly skilled work applied at various stages across the design, production and supply chain continuum, according to workplace requirements.

Major Study Areas

  • Assess impact of current fashion industry innovations and practices
  • Develop and implement a sales and marketing strategy for fashion or textile items
  • Manage production process
  • Analyse fashion industry textiles to guide commercial development
  • Manage quality system and procedures
  • Manage product development of fashion designs

Career pathways

Graduates may seek employment as a:

  • Fashion Designer
  • Patternmaker
  • Grader
  • Quality Controller Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Assistant Production Manager
  • Garment Technician

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
18,500 Per Year
Read moreAmenities Fee: 200; Books and Equipment: Approximately 1,120
11 Jul 2022 1 year
Self study / online (with attendance)
Cremorne Campus
85 Cremorne Street
Melbourne Victoria 3121
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic:

Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher

English language:

Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognized equivalency

TOEFL iBT: 55 overall (Listening: 9, Speaking: 16, Reading: 10, Writing: 10);

Pearson Test of English (PTE): 42-49 overall (no band less than 40)

Cambridge English – Advanced (CAE): 162 overall (no band less than 154)

Secondary schooling or tertiary studies: Satisfactory completion of two years (full-time) academic study in an institution where English was the language of instruction and assessment and having completed these studies no more than two years prior to commencing studies.

Senior secondary school (in Australia): Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) with a study score of 20 (including interstate)

Pre-requisite:

Successful completion of Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising

Address

Kangan Institute
Docklands Campus
1 Batmans Hill Dr
Melbourne Victoria 3008
Australia
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