Course Title: Draw a trade drawing for fashion design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5202

Course Title: Draw a trade drawing for fashion design

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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


Term2 2008

Course Contact: Mandy Penton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925202

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge to draw an accurate trade or technical drawing based on specifications and a design.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTFD3004A Draw a trade drawing for fashion design


1. Prepare drawing tools and equipment
2. Prepare workstation
3. Interpret design brief or specifications
4. Use template to produce trade drawing
5. Complete work

Learning Outcomes

To obtain relevant skills in development of accurate trade or technical drawings are required to interpret and clarify a garment design where it applies to the patternmaking or design room needs.

Overview of Assessment

You are expected to competently complete all practical class work in order for Drawing tasks to be assessable.

Information about the specific details of each task will be supplied to you at the beginning of scheduled classes.

1. Progress work – 80%
Ongoing in class practical tasks:

2. Assignment – 20%
Simulated workplace fashion drawing task :

TOTAL - 100%