Course Title: Apply textile, clothing and footwear market supply systems

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term2 2011

Course Code: MKTG5772C

Course Title: Apply textile, clothing and footwear market supply systems

School: 350T Fashion & Textiles

Campus: Brunswick Campus

Program: C4219 - Certificate IV in Fashion and Textiles Merchandising

Course Contact : Ben Stranieri

Course Contact Phone: 9925 9112

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Nominal Hours: 60

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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

MANU5923C Source textile materials and resources and GRAP5224C Source materials and resources for production of fashion design

Course Description

This course covers skills and knowledge to apply systems of supply for the textiles, clothing and footwear (TCF) market.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

LMTGN4018A Apply textile, clothing and footwear market supply systems


1.  Identify the TCF supply chain

2.  Apply TCF supply chain criteria

3.  Analyse supply chain arrangements

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Goods and services included within the TCF supply chain are identified
1.2 Origins of raw material for TCF products are identified
1.3 TCF products are identified
1.4 TCF expertise used in the supply chain are identified and their role in supply identified
1.5 Marketing and sales functions are identified and contributions to the supply chain are identified
1.6 Domestic and international supply strengths and weaknesses for TCF products are analysed

2.1 Supply criteria is identified and applied for specific TCF products
2.2 Quality indicators for TCF materials and products are identified
2.3 Routine tests are conducted to assess the quality of materials and products
2.4 Specifications for materials and products are analysed and interpreted
2.5 Terminology used in the TCF industry is interpreted and used

3.1 Electronic tools used in TCF supply systems are identified and their role in supply identified
3.2 Electronic communication systems are used to assist in supply
3.3 TCF supply chain conditions are analysed
3.4 Established supply relationships are identified and characteristics of relationship analysed
3.5 Key performance benchmarks are compared with current flow rate
3.6 Strengths and weaknesses in current supply arrangements are determined

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.

Details of Learning Activities

This course provides students to analyse the supply chain and logistics system in TCF industry.

Teaching Schedule

Week commencing                                  Topic (Assessment Task)                                                                          Element

4/07/11                    TASK 1 Global Markets and Trade Flows Exchange Rates                                                    1.1,1.2,1.31.4,1.7,2.2,2.3,3.1

11/07/11                 TASK 2 Transport Options                                                                                                              1,1, 2.3,

18/07/11                 TASK 2 Transport Options                                                                                                              1,1, 2.3,

25/07/11                 TASK 2 Transport Options                                                                                                              1,1, 2.3,

1/08/11                   TASK 3 Master Production Schedule

8/08/11                  Master Production Schedule                                                                                                             1.1,1.2,1.4,1.6,2.3,3.2

15/08                    Master Production Schedule                                                                                                            1.1 ,1.2,1.6, 2.3,3.2,

22/08/11              TASK 4 Distribution Centres and Operations

29/08/11             TASK 5 Customs Duty and Insurance                                                                                             1.1, 2.3,2.5

5/09/11               TASK 6 Manufacturing Operations                                                                                                    1.1,1.5, 2.3,

12/09/11           TASK 7 Costing Sheet                                                                                                                           1.1, 2.3,

19/09/11           TASK 8 Integrated Supply Chains System

                                                                                              Term Break - September 26 to October 7

10/10/11          Consultation

17/10/11         Consultation


Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be compiling a written report and an oral presentation covering the learning outcomes

Assessment Tasks

100% Excel Assignment on LOGISTICS SYSTEM

Assessment Matrix

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