Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design & Technology
|Department:||Centre of Fashion|
|Study Area(s):||Fashion Design and Technology|
|Course Length:||Part-time day (6 months)|
|Direct Entry:||You can apply for this course directly through Kangan Institute.|
|Mid-year Entry:||This course accepts mid-year applications.|
This course is designed to give students an introductory overview of fashion design. The qualification is designed for application in a highly supervised context such as VET in schools or other equivalent introduction to fashion industry environments. If a greater focus on sewing and other technical skills is required then further studies into a certificate III level is recommended.
Please note: the fees listed below relate to only 2013 courses.
|Government Subsidised||Concession||Full fee|
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What costs and other fees should I expect?
For a fee schedule, call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or (03) 9279 2222. Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org. There may be an extra cost for reference books and specialised materials.
What employment opportunities will I have?
This course may lead to employment as general assistant usually in a small home-based clothing enterprise.
What skills will I have when I complete this course?
You will gain skills in basic design, pattern alteration, sewing, fabric properties, computer applications, quality and occupational health and safety.
What qualifications will I receive?
On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.
What opportunities for further studies will I have?
This course will lead to higher level studies at certificate III and IV level. Credit transfers may be available into Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology and Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Technology.
Can I apply?
There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course.
How do I apply?
If you wish to apply for this course, you must obtain an application form from the Institute. Call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email email@example.com. This course has a mid-year intake.
How will I be selected for this course?
All applicants will need to attend a pre-selection interview.
How long is the course?
The course spans 1 semester part time day of 450 nominal hours.
Where and how can I study?
You will study at the Broadmeadows campus.
Part time day course runs 3 days per week over 1 semester.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will be advised in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.
What will I study?
Follow defined OHS policies and procedures; Apply quality standards; Use a sewing machine; Identify fibres and fabrics and; Identify design process for fashion design; Design and produce a simple garment.
Sew components; Modify patterns to create basic styles; Draw and interpret a basic sketch and; Operate computing technology in a textiles, clothing or footwear workplace.