Course Title: Identify influences on contemporary fashion designs and construction techniques

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4389 Certificate IV in Custom-Made Footwear

Course Title: Identify influences on contemporary fashion designs and construction techniques

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 40

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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

MANU7380C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face

Term1 2018,
Term1 2019

MANU7380C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2021

MANU7380C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

515T Creative Industries

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2022

Course Contact: Paul Castro

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259234

Course Contact Email: paul.castro@rmit.edu.au@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this unit you will learn skills and knowledge to identify influences of the 20th Century on fashion design and construction techniques. The unit applies to the analysis of the most important economic, social, political and technological factors that have had an impact on fashion development and demand.

This course addresses the following units and all these units are clustered for delivery but may assessed separately.

MSTGN3006 - Draw 3-D designs

MSTFP4001 -  Develop design for custom-made footwear


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSTFD4014 Identify influences on contemporary fashion designs and construction techniques

Elements:

1 Identify the function of clothing

2 Analyse 20th Century influences on role of designers

3 Assess fashion influences on current practice


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.



Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include a range of practical and theory components. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on Canvas.

This is a Vocational Education and Training qualification and is assessed for Competency. To be assessed as Competent means you have consistently demonstrated the required knowledge and skills at a standard required in the workplace. To be assessed as Competent in this course, you will need to complete each assessment task to a satisfactory standard. You will receive feedback from the teacher at the conclusion of each assessment task.

Results that apply to courses that are delivered and assessed in accordance with competency-based assessment are:

CA: Competency Achieved
NYC: Not Yet Competent
DNS: Did not Submit Assessment