TAFE International Western Australia (TIWA) is the Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) provider, for the delivery of training to international students, enrolled in a TAFE course in Western Australia. This nationally recognised course is delivered by a Western Australian TAFE college on TIWA's behalf. TIWA retains responsibility for the quality of the training and assessment delivered by the TAFE colleges and for the issue of certification documentation to students.
About this course
If you want to continue to build your technical skills and be creative, then MST50119 Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising is the course for you. It will teach you more advanced fashion skills by placing a strong emphasis on conceptual design and development, fashion illustration, textile development and manipulation techniques.
The course also covers digital print development, digital fashion and production technologies, and specialist patternmaking including CAD patternmaking and grading. It also allows you to construct high quality garments including bras and swimwear, tailored lined jackets, boned bodices and leatherwork.
When you finish this course, you will have all the knowledge and skills to design a range of garments, from identifying a target market, designing a design brief, producing patterns and then final garments. The production of these individual ranges also includes corporate development such label identity and all the relevant marketing tools required to promote and identify your products to the fashion industry. At the end of the year, you will curate a static exhibition to display your collection on mannequins for public viewing.
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An IELTS score (academic) of 5.5 with no band score less than 5.0 or equivalent.
Completion of MST40519 Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising is required for entry into this course.
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