Course Title: Apply studio processes to create and produce designs for commercial production

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6089

Course Title: Apply studio processes to create and produce designs for commercial production

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 100.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term2 2009,
Term2 2010

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259202

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to apply studio processes to identify and explore commercial opportunities for the design and development of fashion designs. It is taught in conjunction with the unit titled ’Implement specialised patternmaking technologies’ and is a key part of your work integrated learning experience. The integration of work based learning and academic learning, commonly referred to as Work Integrated Learning (WIL), will allow you to solve authentic industry problems or address real issues faced in organisations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD6008B Apply studio processes to create and produce designs for commercial production


1. Research fashion trends and industry practices

10. Present finished product

2. Create design brief

3. Develop and refine design concept

4. Experiment with design concepts

5. Test design concepts

6. Scope production requirements

7. Develop design pattern

8. Produce fashion product

9. Evaluate and analyse design and production processes

Learning Outcomes

In this unit you will further develop  your skills and knowledge to allow the integration of skills across the design process and focus on the development and production of a fashion design to achieve commercial and design objectives.

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.

This course will provide you and your class with the opportunity to receive industry feedback on your learning activites and assessment tasks.