C4218 - Certificate IV in Textile Design and Development

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RMIT program code: C4218
Plan name: Certificate IV in Textile Design and Development
Plan code: C4218
National Program Code: LMT41107
Campus: Brunswick Campus
Full-Time Duration: 3 Year Part Time
Minimum Nominal Hours: 1280

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

This qualification requires the completion of 25 units comprising of 8 core units and 17 elective units.

  C4218 Courses
 

At this stage we are requesting that you enrol into sem 1, 2017 courses only.

The program is structured to enable you to complete a total of 25 courses over three years (there are 2 semesters per year). To complete the program in a timely manner you must attend a minimum program load of two nights per week. You may also be required to attend some Saturday sessions depending on the courses you are undertaking in the semester. You will be advised of the dates of the Saturday sessions prior to the sessions taking place. The program structure has been designed to cover a combination of both core and elective courses  Theoretical and practical classes are taught each semester to allow you a range of learning experiences each semester as well as following textile industry practices.

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C4218 Courses

It is recommended you attend the enrolment information session as listed in your RMIT enrolment pack. You will be advised of your course selection and provided with your timetable when you attend the Program Information Session (PIS)  which forms part of your enrolment.  Classes run (Monday - Thursday 6pm to 9pm) as per timetable and depending on your timetable you will be scheduled to attend classes 2 evenings per week. If you do not attend the PIS please seek advice from the program administration officer or program coordinator before proceeding with your enrolment.

Commencing first year students must check their section code/group from the program administrator before enrolling.
 
Returning Part-time students who have completed their first year or second year must also check their section code/group from the program administrator before enrolling.
 

C4218 Core Units - Select ALL Eight (8) courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry (LMTGN2003B)40YesEMPL5588CBrunswick Campus1097 (BRU2)
1558 (AGOT)
2154 (F1)
3056 (TD1A)
Identify fibres, yarns and textile materials and their uses in textile production (LMTTX2001B)50YesMKTG5756CBrunswick Campus3780 (TD1A)
3888 (TDPT)
Identify fibres and fabrics (LMTCL2003B)50VART5902CBrunswick Campus3779 (TD1A)
3887 (TDPT)
Implement and monitor OH&S in the workplace (LMTGN4010A)50YesOHTH5451CBrunswick Campus3054 (TD1A)
Analyse textile design influences (LMTTD4007A)100VART5903CBrunswick Campus3785 (TD1A)
Assist in the development of textile designs (LMTTD4009A)50YesVART5904CBrunswick Campus3783 (TD1A)
Analyse use of colour in textiles (LMTTD4012A)30VART5905CBrunswick Campus3784 (TD1A)
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (MSAENV272B)30YesEASC5049CBrunswick Campus1559 (AGOT)2544 (F2)
3053 (TD1A)
AND

C4218 Elective Units Group A - Select a minimum of nine (9) courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Produce knitted textile samples (LMTTD4001A)80YesVART5906CBrunswick Campus3786 (TD1A)
Produce woven textile samples (LMTTD4003A)80YesVART5907CBrunswick Campus3789 (TD1A)
Prepare stencils and screens for textile printing (LMTTD4013A)60YesMANU5922CBrunswick Campus3890 (TDPT)3059 (TD1A)
Present and promote textile design concepts (LMTTD4008A)50YesVART5909CBrunswick Campus3051 (TD1A)
Apply manipulation techniques to create experimental textile samples (LMTTD4010A)60YesVART5910CBrunswick Campus3047 (TD1A)
Produce screen printed textiles (LMTTD4005A)80YesMANU5921CBrunswick Campus3889 (TDPT)3058 (TD1A)
Select dyes and develop dye specification and recipe for production (LMTTX4004A)60YesMANU5915CBrunswick Campus3050 (TD1A)
Source textile materials and resources (LMTTD4006A)20MANU5923CBrunswick Campus3055 (TD1A)
Contribute to the development of products or processes (LMTGN4016A)50MANU5914CBrunswick Campus3049 (TD1A)
AND

C4218 Elective Units Group B - Select a minimum of four (4) courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Operate computing technology in a Textiles, Clothing and Footwear workplace (LMTGN2009B)50YesMIET6060CBrunswick Campus1308 (FS1)
3788 (TD!A)
Select raw materials (LMTTX3008B)40YesMANU5918CBrunswick Campus3048 (TD1A)
AND

C4218 Elective Units Group C - Select remainder from:

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Produce computer aided textile design folios (LMTTD5010A)100YesISYS5657CBrunswick Campus3057 (TD1A)
Perform knitting operations (LMTTX2007B)50YesMANU7212CBrunswick Campus3787 (TD1A)
Operate a weaving loom (LMTTX2006B)50YesMANU7211CBrunswick Campus3790 (TD1A)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Dear student,

Enrolling into the courses for this program will confirm your enrolment for 2017.  You will be transitioned (by February 2017) into the new program to reflect the new training package requirements. This will not impact on your timetable or studies.

At this stage we are requesting that you enrol into sem 1, 2017 courses only.

Queries are to be directed to the program email account c4218@rmit.edu.au

 

Timetabling

The majority of Higher Education programs use the Student Timetabling System (STS). Go to the Student Timetabling System web page to access timetabling information.

If your program is taught by a Vocational Education (VE) school then please go to the Vocational Education timetabling website.

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*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.

Policies

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