Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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You will be admitted to the Certificate IV level of the training package and upon successful completion you can apply to study the next qualification (diploma).
This program will develop your technical and creative skills in textile design through practical, hands-on and studio-based learning.
You will develop skills in:
- drawing, painting and illustration techniques
- design and concept development
- digital folio design
- textile history and contemporary practice.
You will also present concepts using computer-aided design techniques.
Practical workshops will develop your skills in design and construction for screen-printing, machine knitting and weaving, incorporating an understanding of fibres and dye technology.
In the certificate IV:
- Full time classes are held during the day.
- Part time classes are held 2 nights a week from 6 pm to 9 pm and and 6 scheduled Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm over 3 years.
- You will complete approximately 7 hours of additional study and research per week.
In the diploma you will develop advanced technical and creative skills in textile design through practical, hands-on and studio-based learning.
You’ll complete a range of design briefs introducing you to industry practice and market viability. You’ll also learn about production and manufacturing processes in the textile, clothing and footwear sectors.
You will undertake work experience, projects and learning with major Australian and international textiles companies such as Warwick Fabrics, Silk Trader, Timorous Beasties (UK) and Kova Textiles (New York).
In the diploma:
Full-time students attend 22 hours of classes per week and undertake approximately 15 hours of extra study and research per week.
Please note: each qualification level is a new enrolment in a new program. Full Time classes are held during the day.
Your eligibility for a government-subsidised place will be assessed before you enrol in each new program, and the results of these assessments will determine the fees you will pay.
Plans are variations offered for a program such as specialisations, modes of delivery or location. Browse a plan to see the courses our students are currently studying.
Certificate IV in Textile Design, Development and Production
1 year full-time or 3 year part-time (evening)
|Brunswick Campus||1 year full-time or 3 year part-time (evening)||081226M|