Course Title: Use sustainable environmental practices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4213

Course Title: Use sustainable environmental practices

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2009

Course Contact: Rafael Beltran

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9179

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the knowledge and skills needed to use and make improvements in sustainable environmental and energy practices in production, maintenance and logistics. The minimisation of waste and environmental threats form the TCF sector is also addressed and resources used by the sector outlined.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MCMT271A Use sustainable environmental practices


1. Identify resource use
2. Comply with environmental obligations
3. Follow resource conservation plans
4. Improve resource use

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students will study experimental textiles in tutorials, practical experimentation and through prescribed exercises and assessment work.