Course Title: Source textile materials and resources

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6086

Course Title: Source textile materials and resources

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 20.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2010

Course Contact: Amanpreet Singh

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259139

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to source materials and resources that are required for the production of textiles.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTTD4006A Source textile materials and resources


1. Identify and locate required textile resources

2. Analyse order and supply conditions

3. Compare supply costs.

4. Order and receive textile materials and resources

Learning Outcomes

After completion of this course, learner would be able to able to identify the criteria of suppliers selection in Australia and Overseas, specially for textiles and supply chain issues being arisen due to the bottlenecks and constraints. Learner would also be able to order and receive texilte materials and fulfill the documentation required.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1: Presentation on "Identify the impact of globalization on Supply chain and supply chain performance".

Assessment: 2: Major hands on report "Discuss the supply chain and supply chain issues of Garment manufacturing / textile company".

Assessment 3: Exercise on sea freight and Air freight calculations.