Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising Certificate IV

Duration

6 months

Location

Brisbane, Hobart

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Description

Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising Certificate IV – MST40516

(Release 2)

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to work as assistant designers, merchandising assistants and specialist production technicians, such as patternmakers and sewing machinists, who support design and production within the clothing and fashion industry.

It includes business and design outcomes which build on technical production skills and knowledge, to provide a basis for career progression to design, construction and merchandising management roles.

This qualification offers a generic MST40516 Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising, as well as two pathways targeting the skill requirements of fashion designer and fashion business management.

The following additional qualification descriptors are approved for this qualification:

Pathway 1:

MST40516 Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (Design and Product Development)

Pathway 2:

MST40516 Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (Business and Merchandising)

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, some units in this qualification may have licensing or regulatory requirements in some environments. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To be awarded the MST40516 Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising, competency must be achieved in twenty-five (25) units of competency:

  • 7 core units of competency
  • 18 elective units

Duration

6 months

Location

Brisbane – Hobart