There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
- English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other - View a list of all English Language tests accepted by TAFE Queensland International
- Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. For more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.
Applicants should be a minimum of 17 years of age and turning 18 during the first year of study with TAFE Queensland. International students who are under 18 years of age and are applying for a student visa are required by the Australian Department of Home Affairs to have adequate welfare arrangements in place. TAFE Queensland has entered an agreement with Union Institute of Language (UIL) to facilitate the provision of the welfare services (fees apply).
It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat Reader. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
You will be required to have access to and bring to class a Sewing Kit. Details will be provided after enrolment or during orientation. The purchase of this kit may incur additional costs of up to $175.
Please note: all students must wear closed in shoes during classes, as all classes are held in simulated work environments.
Need to know
Please note that the Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising has 35 Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising units that are pre-requisites. You will only need to complete an extra 10 units under the pathway option to get the Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising.
International important information
The advertised course cost and duration will be broken down as per the following: