Course Title: TCF Merchandising Accounting

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5165

Course Title: TCF Merchandising Accounting

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 84.0

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: Barbara Kuczuk

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9195

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

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

• Perform mathematical computations relating to cost, production and profit
• Apply calculations involved in the process of buying and selling
• Prepare a merchandise plan
• Use terminology related to finances
• Calculate performance figures from financial data
• Critically appraise sales performance

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 06/


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 03/


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 04/4


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 05/7


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