LMT21707 Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

VCE VET Fashion provides students with the basic design and development skills and knowledge to prepare them for work in the fashion industry.  Students will be provided with the opportunity to acquire and develop skills in sewing, design processes, working with patterns, applying quality standards and interpreting basic sketches.  This is a hands-on course that allows for some creative expression to develop and be displayed in the practical projects undertaken.

This program can be commenced at Year 10.

Students who complete this subject may be employed as a junior in the fashion industry.  With additional training and experience, further employment outcomes may include a clothing tradesperson, product tester/inspector, product dispatcher, garment cutter, pattern maker, designer or milliner.  Established fashion designers can also undertake careers in small business focusing on the production of individual garments or seasonal garment ranges.

VCE VET Units 1 & 2

LMTGN2001B

Follow defined OH&S policies and procedures

30 hrs

LMTGN2002B

Apply quality standards

30 hrs

LMTCL2001B

Use a sewing machine

40 hrs

LMTFD2001B

Design and produce a simple garment

80 hrs

LMTFD2005B

Identify design process for fashion designs

40 hrs

LMTCL2004B

Sew components

50 hrs

LMTCL2010B

Modify patterns to create basic styles

50 hrs

LMTCL2011B

Draw and interpret a basic sketch

30 hrs

LMTGN2009B

Operating computing technology in a Textiles, Clothing and Footwear workplace.

50 hrs

VCE VET Units 3 & 4

LMTCL2003B

Identify fibres and fabrics

50 hrs

MASAENV272B

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

30 hrs

LMTCL3007B

Embellish garment by hand or machine

40 hrs

LMTFD3003B

Prepare design concept for a simple garment

80 hrs

LMTCL3002B

Prepare and produce a sewn garment

60 hrs

Pre- requisites

Students must complete VCE VET Units 1 & 2 before commencing units 3 & 4.  It is highly recommended that students study VCE Design & Technology (Fashion).  Where possible it is advisable to study VCE VET Fashion over Years 10 and 11 to provide students with the important competencies needed for the other fashion subjects.

PATHWAYS ……where may this program lead?

On successful completion students will be eligible for the award of Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design & Technology

UNIVERSITY

Before finalising units consult a careers adviser and check:

  • Tertiary entry requirements -

Prerequisite and/or recommended units

Special entry requirements eg folio, interviews

Degree courses in Arts (Textile Design), Fashion Design, Merchandising

TAFE/TRAINEESHIPS/ APPRENTICESHIPS  

Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses in Clothing Manufacture, Merchandising, Textile Technology, Costume Design

 

EMPLOYMENT

Limited opportunities for direct employment from VCE

 

 

TWO YEAR PROGRAM

LMT21707  Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design & Technology

 

COMMON UNITS

RECOMMENDED UNITS                                          SUGGESTED ELECTIVES – choose  two

Year 11

English 1

 

VCE VET Fashion

 

 

 

Product Design & Technology (Fashion) 1

 

Studio Arts 1

  • Visual Communication & Design 1
  • Mathematics 1
  • · Art (Fine Art) 1
  • · Business Management 1
  • · Art (Photography) 1

 

 

English 2

 

VCE VET Fashion

 

 

 

Product Design & Technology (Fashion) 2

 

Studio Arts 2

  • Visual Communication & Design 2
  • Mathematics 2
  • · Art (Fine Art) 2
  • · Business Management 2
  • · Art (Photography) 2

 

 

 

RECOMMENDED UNITS

SUGGESTED  ELECTIVES – choose two

Year 12

English 3

 

VCE VET Fashion

 

 

 

Product Design & Technology (Fashion) 3

Studio Arts 3

  • Visual Communication & Design 3
  • Mathematics 4
  • · Art (Fine Art) 3
  • · Business Management 3
  • · Art (Photography) 3

 

 

English 4

 

VCE VET Fashion

 

 

 

Product Design & Technology (Fashion) 4

Studio Arts  4

  • Visual Communication & Design 3
  • Mathematics 4
  • · Art (Fine Art) 4
  • · Business Management 4
  • · Art (Photography) 4

 

               

 

CONTRIBUTION TO THE VCE

Students who complete the VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology program will be eligible for six units credit towards their VCE: four units at Units 1 & 2, and a Units 3 & 4 sequence.

ATAR CONTRIBUTION

Students who complete a Units 3 & 4 sequence will be eligible for a 10% increment towards their ATAR (10% of the average of the primary four scaled studies).

FEES

There is a material charge. Please contact the College for details.

Students are expected to provide their own materials for garment making.

Before enrolling students are advised to check VCE and ATAR contribution.  Information available at http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/vet/programs/appliedfashion/appliedfashion.html

 

Information current at May 2014.