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Bachelor of Creative Industries (Applied Fashion)

In partnership with the University of Canberra
At a glance

At a glance

Add flair to your career in fashion with this hands-on degree and develop a broad range of advanced technical and creative skills.

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Fashion Coordinator
  • Production Manager
  • Fashion Designer
COURSE OUTCOME

ARB402 Bachelor of Creative Industries (Applied Fashion)

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Course overview

Course overview

Add flair to your career in fashion with this hands-on degree and develop a broad range of advanced technical and creative skills. Delivered in partnership with the University of Canberra, this course features an innovative and applied approach to fashion education.

You will engage in holistic creative projects and learn problem solving and analytical tasks which will prepare you to work within the industrial, social and cultural creation frameworks needed to build a career in this dynamic field. You will also learn to develop fashion concepts and communicate those concepts through cutting edge visual artefacts, and produce fashion items within well-articulated design briefs. You will learn to excel and are encouraged to venture outside the immediate discipline of fashion design and visual media to assess the needs of the ever-changing global economy to provide design solutions for the future. 
You will graduate with advanced technical skills in fashion design and manufacturing, alongside theoretical understandings of how the fashion systems work. You will be able to enter the exciting and diverse fashion industry with a strong commitment to creative approaches for problem solving, and a personal design philosophy which is demonstrated in proficiency in pattern engineering and 3D garment construction though applied apparel technology. 

 

Units

If you have completed the below diploma, you will gain up to a year's credit towards this qualification:

This is a typical study pattern and may differ depending on credit received. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
Year 1 Semester 1
11597
Design Identity 1 - Level 1 Credit points: 3
9720
Applied Fashion Technology 1 - Level 1 Credit points: 3
11591
Professional Orientation (Creative Industries and digital Design) - Level 1 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
Year 1 Semester 2
11595
The Big Picture - Level 2 Credit points: 3
11598
Design Identity 2 - Level 1 Credit points: 3
9721
Applied Fashion Technology 2 - Level 1 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
Year 2 Semester 1
11596
Creativity and Culture: Truth and Ideation - Level 2 Credit points: 3
11599
Design Contextualisation 1 - Level 2 Credit points: 3
11593
Creative Practice 1 - Level 1 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
Year 2 Semester 2
11017
Professional Practice 1: Work Integrated Learning - Level 2 Credit points: 3
11600
Design Contextualisation 2 - Level 2 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
Year 3 Semester 1
11018
Professional Practice 2: Work Integrated Learning - Level 3 Credit points: 3
9728
Negotiated Concept for Fashion 1 - Level 3 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
Year 3 Semester 2
11592
Professional Evidence (Creative Industries and Digital Design) - Level 3 Credit points: 3
9729
Negotiated Concept for Fashion 2 - Level 3 Credit points: 3
11594
Creative Practice 2 - Level 2 Credit points: 3
OEU
Open Elective Unit Credit points: 3
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Ways to study

Ways to study

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.

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This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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HECS‑HELP is an Australian Government loan scheme for eligible students studying in a Commonwealth Supported Place, that covers the cost of your tuition fees on your behalf.

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If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Selection criteria

Admission into this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

  • Year 12 ATAR
  • diploma pathway
  • other Australian qualification
  • work experience
  • overseas qualification


We also offer a number of entry initiatives that give you the opportunity to gain entry to university via alternate pathway programs and admission
schemes. More information is available on the University of Canberra website

Please note:In addition to your QTAC application you will be required to attend an informal interview and present your previous creative works. TAFE Queensland will invite you to the interview after your QTAC application has been received. 

 

 

Placement

Work Integrated Learning (WIL) is embedded within this degree.

Resources required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access the University of Canberra’s online learning system Canvas, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe
Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Need to know

Articulation:

  • Any one-year TAFE Queensland Diploma (or equivalent) can articulate with 24 credit point transfer, which equates to one year full time study (or 8 units).
  • 24 credit point transfer, which can equates to one year of full time study (or 8 units) from any other degree program.


Student Services and Amenities Fee:
You will be required to pay a SSAF.


Pathways to Honours:

The Bachelor of Arts and Design (Honours) is open to students who have completed a UC/TAFE QLD partnership degree with at least a grade point average of 5.0 or better (equivalent to a credit average), or students from a three-year degree in a cognate discipline with a relevant major in which they received a grade point average of 5.0 or better.

Pass degree graduates in similar disciplinary fields from other universities, with comparable results, may also be eligible to undertake this honours degree.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Federation University
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland