Course Title: Apply design studio process

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Apply design studio process

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 80.0

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 2009,
Term2 2009

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259202

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to apply design studio processes when interpreting and responding to a specified brief through the production of a fashion design product.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD4001A Apply design studio process


1. Interpret design brief

2. Research relevant information

3. Develop and refine design concept

4. Present design for feedback

5. Prepare for production

6. Develop design pattern

7. Produce fashion product

8. Evaluate and analyse design and production processes

Learning Outcomes

The unit is a holistic unit that requires the integration of skills across the design process and focuses on the use and experimentation of design studio processes to result in the production of a fashion design product which meets specified briefs. Learning outcomes include interpretation of design briefs, how to reesearch and interpret design trends, target markets, and development of design concepts through all facets of the process including pattern, garment production and final presentation of work meeting the original brief/s criteria.

Overview of Assessment

Detailed course and assessment requirements and information will be made available to you first week of class. Specific details will be explained to you during scheduled classes.

This course comprises both practical and theory components. You will be expected to attend and participate in class activities.

As well as class activities you will be required to undertake research and assessment practice outside of regular class times and participate in formal assessment tasks. 

PLEASE NOTE: work that has not been authenticated during class as your own work will not be considered for assessment.