University of Technology Sydney

83823 Fashion and Textiles Professional Practice

6cp; 1hpw (lecture), 2hpw (tutorial)
Requisite(s): 83821 Fashion and Textiles Major Studio 1
Recommended studies:

This subject is recommended as the final subject in the 3rd Year Fashion and Textiles Design degree, to be taken alongside 83886 Fashion & Textiles Major Studio 2. It is recommended that all subjects, including most electives, are completed before undertaking this subject.

Professional Practice for Fashion and Textile Designers



This subject develops students' understanding of professional practice in the fashion and textile design industries. The focus for the subject is on contemporary industry practices within local and global markets. Students develop their understanding of different roles within fashion and textile business structures and deepen their knowledge of industry practices that they will employ as professionals. The role of the designer within fashion and textile systems is explored. The subject prepares students for the transition from their studies to becoming industry professionals, with a consideration of near-future developments impacting the industry.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Summer session, City campus

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