Course Title: Produce computer aided textile design folios

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4218 Certificate IV in Textile Design and Development

Course Title: Produce computer aided textile design folios

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9171

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course is designed to give you the skills and knowledge required to produce computer aided textile design folios.

This unit requires the application of skills associated with communication to consult with clients, review and interpret design specifications, determine folio objectives and parameters and document information. Initiative and enterprise, planning and organising and problem solving skills will also be used to determine folio specifications, select programs and equipment, plan layouts, and to apply creative processes to folio development. Knowledge and application of computing technology is central to the planning and production of the folio.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

LMTGN2009B Operate Computing Tecnology in the  TCF Workplace

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTTD5010A Produce computer aided textile design folios


1. Determine folio objectives

2. Plan folio presentation

3. Use electronic tools to create folio

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks are designed to measure competency in a flexible manner. Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including observation and questioning, class exercises, practical problem solving exercises, and layout and presentation of textile design.