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