The fashion industry is an exciting place to work. It requires practical skills as well as creative flair and an eye for colour, design, function and form. At GippsTAFE you'll develop your skills through hands on, project based learning. All courses include a high level of interaction with industry. This course will give you a broad overview of fashion design. You'll develop a deeper understanding of fibres and fabrics as well as gaining skills in design, fabric selection, cutting, garment construction and finishing. You'll train under expert staff with up-to-the minute industry experience.
* Interview, folio and appropriate past academic performance * Preference will be given to students who have completed Certificate I in Textiles, Clothing and Footwear.
Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology
Qualifications And Recognition
Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology
* Clothing tradesperson
* Product tester/inspector
* Product dispatcher
* Team leader.
How To Apply
Direct to Institute
Assessment is competency based and includes essays/reports, oral presentations, group projects, research projects, design projects and observation.
Opportunities For Further Study
* Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology
* Certificate II in Headwear/Millinery
* Certificate III in Headwear/Millinery
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?
Follow defined OH&S policies and procedures *core
Apply quality standards *core
Use a sewing machine *core
Identify fibres and fabrics *core
Design and produce a simple garment *core
Identify design process for fashion designs *core
Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry
Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace
Modify patterns to create basic styles
Draw and interpret a basic sketch