Course Title: Work with international textiles, clothing and footwear supply chains

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5210

Course Title: Work with international textiles, clothing and footwear supply chains

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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,
Term1 2010

Course Contact: Rafael Beltran

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9197

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Aims to provide an introduction relating to working with international suppliers and customers of goods and services, according to established regulation and contractual agreements. It includes import and export practices, building commercial relationships, quality assurance, compliance, OHS practices of the enterprise and workplace practices and industry work practices.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTGN5003B Work with international textiles, clothing and footwear supply chains


1. Identify participants and features of international supply chain
2. Confirm relationships with international suppliers or customers
3. Implement and monitor international supply operations
4. Assist in implementation of improvements to global production operations
5. Maintain records

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

A range of learning and practical experiences are planned for you including RMIT lectures, individual and group assignments, and the opportunity for discussion on a variety of supply chain management issues. These are design to make students familiar with international supply chain management and relationships with stakeholders in international supply operations. Practical example will be used in lectures with great emphasis on class participation. The focus of the lectures will be based on international textiles, clothing and footwear supply chains.