Course Title: Develop product specifications for fashion design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4219 Certificate IV in Fashion and Textiles Merchandising

Course Title: Develop product specifications for fashion design

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2009,
Term2 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Carmen Pricone

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9195

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to complete detailed specifications for fashion designs to guide production.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

GRAP5225C Draw a trade drawing for fashion design and GRAP5229C Use and apply sizing systems for fashion design

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD4012B Develop product specifications for fashion design


1.  Identify types of specification sheets

2. Identify specification standards used by industry

3. Prepare specification sheet for fashion product

4. Test specifications

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

In this course you will be assessed on the development of a range of specification sheets and a specification pack produced for a garment in an industry project.