Advanced Diploma of Textile Design and Development - MST60219

RMIT University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00122A


  • Design and produce printed textiles
  • Analyse textile design influences
  • Coordinate quality assurance for TCF products and services
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Produce woven textile samples
  • Assist in the development of textile designs
  • Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry
  • Interpret and apply textile calculations and specifications
  • Analyse TCF merchandising and marketing principles
  • Interact and network with fashion industry participants
  • Select raw materials
  • Present and promote textile design concepts
  • Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace
  • Research and evaluate processes and products
  • Develop textile designs using computer-based design programs
  • Produce screen printed textiles
  • Produce knitted textile samples
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Design and produce woven tapestry products
  • Identify opportunities in the TCF market
  • Identify quality and types of textile fibres, yarns and fabrics
  • Apply manipulation techniques to create experimental textile samples
  • Draw 3-D designs
  • Participate in production planning processes
  • Work safely with chemicals in TCF operations
  • Communicate and sell design concepts
  • Perform routine textile testing and analyse results
  • Manage production processes
  • Produce computer-aided textile design folios
  • Perform industrial sewing on textile products
  • Contribute to the development of products or processes
  • Design and produce experimental textiles
  • Create and produce textile designs for commercial production
  • Exhibit textile designs or products
  • Develop a textile product range
  • Develop and test TCF products or processes
  • Understand and apply textile science
  • Cost production of fashion and textile designs
  • Organise and plan own work to achieve planned outcomes
  • Design and produce knitted textile products
  • Market design product to local outlets
  • Select dyes and develop dye specification and recipe for production
  • Undertake textile colouration and finishing
  • Produce printed designs on woven and non-woven substrates
  • Develop textile designs and specifications
  • Estimate costs for development of textile designs
  • Develop and implement a sales or marketing strategy for fashion or textile items
  • Source textile materials and resources
  • Prepare stencils and screens for textile printing
  • Produce woven tapestry samples
  • Analyse use of colour in textiles
  • Design and produce woven products
  • Manage quality system and procedures
  • Analyse fashion industry textiles to guide commercial development
  • Implement and monitor WHS and environmental systems in the workplace
  • Negotiate and manage contracts to produce finished design products
  • Apply electronic systems to textile design and production
  • Analyse product and determine machine settings
  • Research commercial development of textiles
  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
  • Develop drawing skills

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Brunswick International: $20,000 No
  • Full-time

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