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Course Number: MST30816-01V02 (ONL)
Do you have creative style and a keen eye for fashion? Do you dream of working in the fashion, clothing and textiles industry? Our Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology (Online) is a flexible study options which will equip you with skills, knowledge and industry contacts to help launch your career in fashion. You will learn what it is like to be part of the exciting fashion design process of creating a concept and seeing it through to completion. Learn new skills and improve your ability to design and sketch garment ranges and assemble them using current industry quality methods used by Australian Fashion Designers. This course is designed to follow on from the Certificate II Applied Fashion Design and Technology course. Participants who have not completed the Certificate II or equivalent prior learning are advised that Certificate II units are embedded within the Certificate III.You will be provided with course notes and practical demonstrations on the tasks you will learn and will be supported by passionate and professional trainers with extensive experience in the industry. You will be required to purchase materials for some practical components of the course.Take your creative skills and see where it could lead you; you could gain a rewarding career in the global fashion industry or more personalised private work from your home studio.
North Coast TAFE wants you to know that while this qualification has no formal entry requirements, we do want you to succeed, so we are providing information about the skills and knowledge that would help you complete this qualification. You do need to have, or be able to attain, a level of literacy and numeracy that will help you complete your course and ultimately to work in your chosen field. Students who complete this qualification level will have developed a range of technical and communication skills that will enable them to complete mostly routine tasks and interpret and act on information available to them. They will provide solutions to predictable and sometimes unpredictable problems and in a work setting may take some responsibility for the work of others.North Coast TAFE can provide support for reading, writing, maths and English Language. If you would like to know more about our support options please contact us.
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A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.
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