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Diploma of Visual Merchandising

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeSIR50212
TAFE SA CodeTP00469
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
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Example Career ProfileMarketing and Advertising SpecialistsMarketing and Advertising Specialists
FacultiesBusiness and Marketing
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Full / Part Time
Adelaide City801425Apply Now On CampusFT & PTDay Only
Adelaide City801426Apply Now On & Off CampusPTEvening Only

Course Notes & Special Requirements

  • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

How to Apply

Award Courses

Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

This qualification provides skills and knowledge required by those who hold or wish to hold positions as specialist visual merchandisers in the retail industry. It applies to those who are working as a member of a retail national, state or store-based visual merchandising team; working in a business that designs and installs visual merchandising displays in the exhibition industry; or are self employed as a freelance visual merchandiser. Individuals with this qualification are able to perform roles, such as: Retail Store Visual Merchandiser; Visual Merchandising Team Leader/Manager; Freelance Visual Merchandiser; Exhibition or Event Display Designer; Photographic Stylist.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Visual Merchandising (SIR50212)
You will develop sound knowledge of the principles and elements of design in visual merchandising, construction skills that will enable you to create visually strong displays to industry standard, effective product presentation and floor layouts using visual illustration techniques, colour schemes and digital imaging skills. 15 core units plus 8 electives.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


 Fee Range (approx)
Total course cost$8,770 - $10,750
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