Course Title: TCF Industry Studies

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5165

Course Title: TCF Industry Studies

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 48.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Course Contact: Yuping Li

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9145

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To provide learners with the skills, knowledge and attitudes to become competent and to work in groups to perform the following:

• Identify research techniques and the limitations of their use

• Develop a questionnaire for consumer surveys

• Conduct market research to understand a TCF & L company’s current market position and retail operation

• Evaluate and present research data

• Develop a marketing plan for a garment within a product category

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTPDCL01A Assist In Prepar Of Prelim Design Concepts 08/


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:

LMTPRGN03A Participate On Production Planning Process 05/


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:

RUAAG5501BCA Develop A Marketing Plan 07/7


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

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Overview of Assessment

Refer to Assessment Tasks