Fashion Design

If your creative, passionate about Design & Fashion this might be the right path for you. Undertaking this form of study will not only prepare you for a career in Fashion Design it will also provide you with the skills you need to succeed and make it in the industry.



Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising (Duration 1 year – 18 months) 

If you have a passion for fashion then the diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology is the course for you. It is designed for students who are passionate and creative and looking to work in the fashion industry.

The course will teach students a wide range of aspects of fashion design, as well as different techniques from expert instructors using up-to-date, industry standard equipment. The students will be given theoretical background, and then be provided with real, practical experience. Topics covered throughout the course include:

  • Sourcing textiles and materials
  • Illustration
  • Sewing
  • Computer aided design programs
  • Drawing and cutting designs
  • Garment production

Advanced Diploma of Fashion Design  (Duration 18 months) 

Students who want to start their own Fashion Label or wish to create a pathway to further study in  the field at university should strongly consider undertaking the Advanced Diploma.

You will not be limited to just focusing on the design and production of items. You will a have a strong focus on the Marketing of your label as well as brand development. The Advanced Diploma helps you to create a impressive body of work that you can utilise for future employers, brand creation & laying the ground work for your own label.





    Diploma and Advanced Diploma

    Course Duration

    Courses vary in length depending on the level. The majority of courses are between 12 and 18 months.

    Intake Dates

    Intake dates are ongoing thoughout the year at various locations.


    Gold Coast, Brisbane, Melbourne


    From $7,000 per semester

    The Course Details

    Graduate Outcome 

    Potential Career Pathways:

    • Fashion Designer
    • Assistant Designer
    • Fashion Buyer
    • Production Assistant
    • Textile Designer

    Higher Education Opportunities:

    • Bachelor Of Fashion Design

    Common Course Requirements

    • Australia requires an ILETS 5.5 or equivalent
    • Students need to be a minimum of 18 years old
    • Comprehension skills equivalent to Year 10 pass level to successfully complete the Certificate level courses

    Education Pathways

    Note: It is never recommended to undertake study for the sole purpose of trying to gain a visa to Australia.
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    Fashion Design was last modified: September 23rd, 2020 by Nick Yock