AD014 - Associate Degree in Fashion Design and Technology

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RMIT program code: AD014
Plan name: Associate Degree in Fashion Design and Technology
Plan code: AD014
Campus: Brunswick Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: Not offered part time
CRICOS code: 074685J

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of the Program - Students must successfully complete the total Sixteen units to graduate from either the Fashion Design Stream or Fashion Knitwear Stream. Students must choose only one of the Streams. A mix of both is not available.
 
AND  Year Two of the Program - Students must continue with the Stream chosen in Year One. A mix of both Streams is not available.
 

To be awarded the Associate Degree in Fashion Design and Technology you must successfully complete 15 courses core courses and 1 elective of study over two years at RMIT. The program is delivered over four semesters.

The program is developmental and progressive in nature and allows students to build upon their growing capabilities in design, pattern making and commercial fashion trend identification.

Some pre-requisite courses / skills are needed in order to advance through the program.

Refer to Enrolment Program Structure below.

All students must enrol into Semesters 1 & 2  2018 during the relevant enrolment period.

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Year One of the Program - Students must successfully complete the total Sixteen units to graduate from either the Fashion Design Stream or Fashion Knitwear Stream. Students must choose only one of the Streams. A mix of both is not available.

IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMMENDED THAT STUDENTS ATTEND THE INFORMATION SESSION PRIOR TO ENROLLING. At this session detailed information regarding, elective choices & content, program structure, timetable information and equipment requirements will be issued and you will be allocated a class group. Without an allocated group you will not be able to obtain the correct timetable.  If you choose not to attend this session- you need to enrol online into the following three courses only for Semester 1: - Design & Development 1, Pattern technology 1, Fashion Design & Drawing.

If you do not attend the Enrolment Information session you will need to log an enquiry via the portal to confirm an elective and obtain a timetable, orientation & equipment information.

 For the semester 2 of your program you will need to enrol into the four courses listed under the Fashion Design stream:- Design & Development 2, Pattern Specifications, Pattern Technology 2, Fashion Design Concepts.

This is a Higher Education program that is delivered over a sixteen week semester.

Semester 1, 2018 classes commence on Monday 5th February

Semester 2, 2018 classes commence on Monday 2nd July

 

Semester One - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design and Development 112GRAP2471Brunswick Campus1002 (FDD1)1002 (FDM1)
Pattern Technology 112GRAP2485Brunswick Campus1003 (FDD1)1003 (FDM1)
Fashion Design and Drawing12GRAP2469Brunswick Campus1004 (FDD1)1004 (FDM1)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Elective Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Fashion Knitwear12GRAP2464Brunswick Campus1005 (FDK1)1005 (FDM1)
Printing for Fashion12GRAP2465Brunswick Campus1006 (FDD1)1006 (FDM1)
AND
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Semester Two - Option One - Fashion Design Stream: Complete the Following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design and Development 212YesGRAP2466Brunswick Campus1007 (FDM2)1011 (FDD2)
Pattern Specifications12GRAP2463Brunswick Campus1008 (FDM2)1012 (FDD2)
Pattern Technology 212YesGRAP2483Brunswick Campus1009 (FDM2)1013 (FDD2)
Fashion Design Concepts12YesGRAP2468Brunswick Campus1010 (FDM2)1014 (FDD2)
OR

Option Two - Fashion Knitwear Stream: Complete the Following Four (4) Courses.

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Knit Design and Development 212YesGRAP2475Brunswick Campus1007 (FDK2)
Knit Pattern Specifications12GRAP2480Brunswick Campus1008 (FDK2)
Knit Pattern Technology 212YesGRAP2477Brunswick Campus1009 (FDK2)
Knit Design Concepts12YesGRAP2488Brunswick Campus1010 (FDK2)
}
 
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Year Two of the Program - Students must continue with the Stream chosen in Year One. A mix of both Streams is not available.

If you have undertaken courses from the Fashion Design Stream in Semester 1- in Semester two of the program you MUST choose courses listed in the Fashion Design Stream to study for the second year of the program. If you have undertaken courses from the Fashion Knitwear Stream in Semester 1 - in Semester 2 of the program you MUST  choose courses listed in Fashion Knitwear Stream to study for the second year of the program.  Both streams enrol in the core course - Industry engagement.  BEFORE you enrol in the second year of the program please make sure you have sucessfully completed the pre-requisite courses in the first year of your studies. If you have not successfully completed any of your first year courses it is recommended you contact the Program Coordinators to discuss your study options before enrolling. If you are unsure please enrol in courses as stated to ensure you are not required to pay a late enrolment fee but make an appointment ASAP with a program coordinator to finalise your correct enrolment and receive an updated timtable etc.

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Semester Three - Option One - Fashion Design Stream: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Design and Development 312YesGRAP2467Brunswick Campus1011 (FDD3)1015 (FDM3)
Production Planning12GRAP2491Brunswick Campus1012 (FDD3)1016 (FDM3)
Pattern Technology 312YesGRAP2619Brunswick Campus1013 (FDD3)1017 (FDM3)
Fashion Design Influences12YesGRAP2470Brunswick Campus1014 (FDD3)1018 (FDM3)
OR

Option Two - Fashion Knitwear Stream: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Knit Design and Development 312YesGRAP2476Brunswick Campus1015 (FDK3)
Knit Production Planning12GRAP2479Brunswick Campus1016 (FDK3)
Knit Pattern Technology 312YesGRAP2618Brunswick Campus1017 (FDK3)
Knit Design Influences12YesGRAP2490Brunswick Campus1018 (FDK3)
}
AND
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Semester Four - Option One - Fashion Design Stream: Complete the Following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Professional Practice12GRAP2487Brunswick Campus1019 (FDM4)1019 (FDD4)
Pattern Technology 412YesGRAP2486Brunswick Campus1020 (FDM4)1020 (FDD4)
Design and Development 412YesGRAP2472Brunswick Campus1021 (FDM4)1021 (FDD4)
Industry Engagement12GRAP2473Brunswick Campus1022 (FDM4)1022 (FDD4)
OR

Option Two - Fashion Knitwear Stream: Complete the Following Four (4) Courses.

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Knit Professional Practice12GRAP2481Brunswick Campus1023 (FDK4)
Knit Pattern Technology 412YesGRAP2478Brunswick Campus1024 (FDK4)
Knit Design and Development 412YesGRAP2474Brunswick Campus1025 (FDK4)
Industry Engagement12GRAP2473Brunswick Campus1022 (FDM4)1022 (FDD4)
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Program structure enquiries

This program is structured on group based learning and to obtain accurate course and timetable information you should attend the Enrolment Information session. Without a section code you will be unable to source the correct timetable.

If you require further information or advice from the School of Fashion and Textiles by logging a request via the student service and support portal (see link below) before enrolling.

If you have a query in regards to your enrolment submit an enquiry via the RMIT Connect Student Portal - https://rmit.service-now.com/connect/

All students must enrol into Semesters 1 & 2 2018 during your relevant enrolment period.

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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