Course Title: TCF Computer Aided Design & Management Systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5165

Course Title: TCF Computer Aided Design & Management Systems

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 180.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2008

Course Contact: Russell Edis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9139

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To provide learners with skills, knowledge and attitudes to become competent to:

• Use a range of advanced functions within software package. The packages include a word processing, spreadsheet, graphic, presentation and database package.
• Produce complex word-processed documents, spreadsheet models using formula and functions and effectively and in a timely manner.
• Manage, manipulate and present information in database files.
• Use industry standard software and hardware to create, manipulate, manage and print images and illustrations.
• Use the internet to conduct research.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSATEC401A Produce Complex Documents


BSATEC401/01 Establish document design and structure

BSATEC401/02 Develop template or macros for document design

BSATEC401/03 Produce documents

BSATEC401/04 Save file and exit system

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPDCL01A Assist In Prepar Of Prelim Design Concepts 03/


LMTPDCL01A/01 Interpret design brief within specified guidelines

LMTPDCL01A/02 Research relevant information within specified guidelines

LMTPDCL01A/03 Contribute to design concepts

LMTPDCL01A/04 Contribute to the presentation of design/s

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPDCL03A Select And/Or Modify Patterns Or Blocks 05/5


LMTPDCL03A/01 Interpret the design

LMTPDCL03A/02 Select a pattern

LMTPDCL03A/03 Modify existing pattern

LMTPDCL03A/04 Test pattern

LMTPDCL03A/05 Maintain records

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPRGN03A Participate On Production Planning Process 02/


LMTPRGN03A/01 Confirm production requirements

LMTPRGN03A/02 Gather specific production information

LMTPRGN03A/03 Participate in planning meetings

LMTPRGN03A/04 Maintain records

National Element Code & Title:

LMTQAGN02A Coordinate External Quality Assurance 03/4


LMTQAGN02A/01 Assess external suppliers/customers

LMTQAGN02A/02 Liaise with external suppliers/customers

LMTQAGN02A/03 Check for conformance to specifications

LMTQAGN02A/04 Maintain records

National Element Code & Title:

RUAAG5501BCA Develop A Marketing Plan 03/7


RUAG5501BC/01 Determine business and financial requirements

RUAG5501BC/02 Obtain and analyse market information

RUAG5501BC/03 Develop marketing plan

RUAG5501BC/04 Implement marketing plan

RUAG5501BC/05 Evaluate the marketing plan

Learning Outcomes

Refer to other sections of guide

Overview of Assessment

Refer to Assessment Tasks