New Zealand Diploma in Apparel and Fashion Technology

Whitecliffe College

Subject area

Garment Making

Qualification

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Entry requirements

It is recommended that people enrolling in this qualification hold the New Zealand Certificate in Apparel and Fashion Technology (Level 3) [Ref: 2607] and the New Zealand Certificate in Apparel and Fashion (Patternmaking) (Level 4) [Ref: 2608], or have demonstrated equivalent skills and knowledge in the apparel and fashion manufacturing environment.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the apparel and fashion manufacturing sector with people who are able to use advanced technical skills in patternmaking, garment construction, and production to meet customer requirements and organisational procedures.

This qualification is suitable for experienced people working in the apparel and fashion manufacturing sector and recognises the wide range of specific technical skills and knowledge required to operate as production assistants, merchandise assistants, specification technicians, assistant stylists and assistant designers.

Graduates will be capable of complete self-management of learning and performance within defined contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$32,000

Median earnings one year after study

$34,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

New Horizons for Women Career Change Awards

Provided by:

New Horizons for Women Trust

Website:

http://www.newhorizonsforwomen.org.nz/

Value:

$3000

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New Horizons for Women Second-Chance Education Foundation and Diploma Studies Awards

Provided by:

New Horizons for Women Trust

Website:

http://www.newhorizonsforwomen.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 3095970
Fax: (09) 302 2957
Email: darrynm@whitecliffe.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitecliffe.ac.nz

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