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Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design & Merchandising (MST40516)

Want to see your designs on the runway? Get your fashion career started with the Certificate IV in Fashion Design & Merchandising. 

Graduate with a sound knowledge of the fashion design process and with solid skills  equipping you to obtain entry level employment in the fashion industry. This course utilises a simulated workplace structure and will prepare you for further studies across the fashion and textiles industries or for direct entry into the workforce. 

Industry Facing Skill Set

Graduate with a top-level qualification that assures employers that you have the skillsets and abilities needed to get the job done.

This course utilises a simulated workplace structure and will prepare you for further studies across the fashion and textiles industries or for direct entry into the workforce. Past students have gone on to take on roles as pattern makers, assistant designers as well as buyers and merchandisers. 

Core Units Covered

The course aims to provide students with the confidence and skills to create, communicate and thrive in the highly competitive fashion environment. The core training you will do will involve:

  • Developing skills and knowledge in pattern making and garment construction
  • Developing design solutions in response to a range of creative briefs
  • Learning how to research, source and draw your designs using traditional and computer aided design programs
  • Develop the confidence and skills that demonstrate a refined commercial awareness of fashion industry practices



Careers

Pattern Maker

Executive Assistant

Assistant Buyer

Retail Manager

CAD Operator

Or onwards to the Diploma!

Course Snapshot

Course Duration:
Full Time: 1 Year
Part Time: 2 years

Next intake: March 2019

Location: Melbourne or Sydney

Course Fees

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