Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology

    Duration (incl. holidays) 97 weeks
    Teaching Duration77 weeks
    CRICOS Code066123K
    National CodeLMT60307
    Example Career ProfilesFashion DesignerFashion Designer,  Tailors and DressmakersTailors and Dressmakers
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      Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

      How to Apply

      International Course - application process

      If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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      Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

      Qualifications & Skills Covered

      Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Technology
      This qualification provides skills in clothing design, garment production and marketing. 15 core units plus 30 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.

      Packaged University Offer

      This course is available as a Packaged University Offer. The University program(s) for this course: Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Adelaide

      This allows students to accept a joint packaged offer with a local South Australian University, and upon successful completion of TAFE SA qualification, the student is eligible for a guaranteed entry into a nominated University Program. Find out more about Packaged University Offers.

      The benefits of a Packaged University Offer include:

      • Students will be able to apply for a single visa for the entire duration of both programs
      • Guaranteed entry into selected University Programs
      • Guaranteed credits shorten the duration of qualifications and reduces tuition fees over the total duration of study program
      • Graduate with a dual qualification from both TAFE SA and a University (for example Advanced Diploma/Bachelor Degree)
      • Graduate with a competitive mix of practical and theoretical skills

      See relevant Credit Transfer details below.

      Credit Transfer

      Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

      UniversityUniversity CourseTotal Units in Uni CourseCredits GrantedGuaranteed AdmissionDetails
      Flinders UniversityBachelor of Creative Arts (Costume Design - VET Entry Pathway)54YesDetails
      Bachelor of Creative Arts (Fashion - VET Entry Pathway)10854YesDetails
      University of AdelaideBachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship7236YesDetails


      These course fees are for international students only.

      Tuition FeesIncidental Fees
      Semester 1AUD $7000-
      Semester 2AUD $7000-
      Semester 3AUD $7000-
      Semester 4AUD $7000-
      Fee TotalsAUD $28000-
      Total Course CostAUD $28000

      * Students will be required to purchase learning materials (such as pens, pencils, sketch books etc, and obtain compulsory text books).

      Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

      Overseas Health Cover

      All overseas students are required to have Overseas Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Health Cover.

      Additional Services

      TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

      Contact us

      TAFE South Australia International

      Level 1, 120 Currie Street
      Adelaide, South Australia, 5000