Design

Diploma of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise

CRICOS 108078C
Delivered by
Billy Blue College of Design

What is a Diploma of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise?

A Diploma of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise introduces students to commercial fashion enterprise management, providing theoretical and technical skills for a career in fashion marketing, operations or retail. Upon successful completion, you have the opportunity to further your studies by completing our Bachelor of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise.

This course teaches you how to create, market and manage commercial fashion enterprises in an ever-changing landscape. You will explore various business models, digital communication strategies, fashion buying and merchandise planning, brand development, consumer research, entrepreneurship and fashion retail and operations practices.

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Learning outcomes

  • Distinguish between ethical and unethical marketing and enterprise management practices.
  • Apply a structured process of inquiry to source and evaluate information in response to marketing and fashion industry problems.
  • Understand the historical, social, cultural and technological contexts tied to local and international fashion marketing practices.
DIA recognised course

DIA-recognised course

This course is recognised by the Design Institute of Australia, giving you confidence that your education is of the highest industry standard.

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Vogue Australia partnership

We’ve partnered with industry leaders including Vogue Australia, to offer you internship, mentoring and scholarship opportunities.

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Free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence

You'll receive a free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence for the entire time you're studying Design with us.

Study mode
Online, On campus, Blended
Campus locations*
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Online
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
1 year full time, 2 years part time, 6 months accelerated
Start date
3 June 2024
16 Sep 2024
Fees & scholarships

This is an AQF Level 5 course delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd T/A Billy Blue College of Design.

*For more details on international student study options.

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Become a successful fashion entrepreneur
Develop an entrepreneurial mindset and understand the business models and strategies used in fashion.

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Develop industry-ready skills
Develop commercial awareness of how to build, market and sustain a fashion brand.

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Guaranteed pathway entry into a bachelor's degree
Take your credits and pathway directly into the second year of our bachelor's program.

Students gain a deeper understanding of design elements and principles by producing 2D and 3D design concepts using software such as, CLO 3D. Meet Thomas Saint-Cyr, Ceren Narli, Georgia Bellingham, Grace Moorhead, Aung Lin, Ruby Gallo, Holly Villagra and Jackson Cowden who brought their collection to life in 3D animation.

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Career opportunities

Successfully completing a Diploma of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise course will set you on your own fashion enterprise pathway, or open doors for a variety of roles in an existing fashion enterprise.

Potential career paths

  • Marketing Assistant
    Average salary: $56,000 - $82,300
  • Startup Founder
    Average salary: $56,000 - $82,300
  • Fashion Designer
    Average salary: $58,750 - $82,200
Bachelor of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise | Gabriella Gigante | Torrens University
My lecturers have been supportive and encouraging throughout my study journey, through giving constructive feedback on assessment tasks, sharing their industry insights, and making classes really engaging and enjoyable.
Gabriella Gigante
Bachelor of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise

Subjects and units

This course comprises of three core subjects and five specialisation subjects.

Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising three hours of facilitated study and seven hours self-directed study.

  • Core
  • Specialisations

Requirements

Complete three core subjects.

Core subjects

  • Design Context | DCX101
  • Design Studio 1 | DSO102
  • Design Studio 2 | DSO103

Requirements

Complete five specialisation subjects.

Core subjects

  • Digital Design Foundations | DGDDD100
  • Marketing Fundamentals | MKT101A
  • Fashion Concepts | FA113A
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship | ENT101
  • Customer Experience Management | BIZ104

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Study pathways

Torrens University offers undergraduate and postgraduate students with flexible entry options and study pathways. Whether you prefer a full program or a modular approach, we can tailor your studies to your needs. Start your journey with an undergraduate diploma or bachelor degree, or grow your career with a postgraduate qualification.

Need more help?

Let us customise a study plan and pathway for you.

Undergraduate

  • Diploma courses ( 3 options )
    • Diploma of Design

      CRICOS 094008C

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    • Diploma of Branded Fashion Design

      CRICOS 107018A

      View course
    • Diploma of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise

      CRICOS 108078C

  • Bachelor of Fashion Marketing and Enterprise

    CRICOS 108076E

    23 core subjects
    Online | On campus | Blended
    3 years full-time, up-to 6 years part-time, 2 years accelerated

    Experience industry placements, internships or industry-linked projects with our Bachelor degree.

    View course

Postgraduate

  • Graduate Certificate of Design
    4 core subjects
    Online | On campus | Blended
    6 months full time, 1 year part time

    Complete just four subjects to expand your knowledge in a specific area, or take the first step towards your Masters.

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  • Master of Design
    9 core subjects
    Online | On campus | Blended
    Master of Design (Cognate) 1.5 years, Master of Design (Non-Cognate) 2 years full time, part time options available
    Don't meet direct entry requirements for a Masters program? Start with the Graduate Certificate, continue into the Graduate Diploma, then complete your Masters.

    Become a specialist in your field, or take the first step towards your Doctorate degree.

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Industry partners and Work‑Integrated Learning

The big difference at Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia is that you’ll start working in the design industry from day one – gaining valuable experience, learning from industry professionals and making industry connections.
Gain professional experience

Gain work experience as you complete an industry brief, putting your learnings into practice with guidance and mentoring from practicing professionals.
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Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about Design and Creative Technology, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of Design and Creative Technology scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the Design and Creative Technology industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your course application, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Year 12 (Australian secondary school certificate) or equivalent

OR

Successful completion of a Vocational qualification (AQF Level 4), or above

OR

Successful completion of a Higher Education qualification

OR

Work life experience demonstrating the ability to undertake study at the required level.

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Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your course application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements below.

Australian Year 12 or equivalent and
Equivalent IELTS 5.5 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.0
OR alternative entry requirement may be available. Contact the International Admissions team for more information.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?

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