Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Completion of the Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology provides people with knowledge and understanding of operational activities of the apparel industry with ability to design apparel, make patterns, construct garments, analyse fabrics, prepare specifications and other documentation.
Key Information for Students
50 credits in total from four subjects at level 2 of NCEA; at least 14 credits at level 1 in literacy and numeracy and a portfolio of work.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$26,007 - $43,735|
|In further study||25%|
|On a benefit||6%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.