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What will I learn?

If you dream of a career as a Fashion Brand Manager, Visual Merchandiser, Buyer, Fashion Blogger, Wholesale Account Manager, Stylist, Fashion Publicist, Event Manager or Creative Director, this course is for you.

The Fashion Marketing course is perfect for people wanting to work in the fashion industry in styling, event management, marketing, and business. You will be taught and mentored by industry experts who are currently working within major brands, fashion houses and agencies.

With an emphasis on fashion business, you will undertake fundamental units such as the history of fashion, styling, fashion merchandising, entrepreneurship, marketing and PR. Students will also have opportunities to apply their studies by partaking in sought-after internships at major events like Melbourne Fashion Week, Ego Expo, and more.

Collarts offers students a variety of real-life industry experiences so that they are career-ready when they graduate. Through our industry partnerships, students have opportunities to partake in a variety of real-world fashion experiences, gaining access to industry connections.

The Diploma of Applied Business (Fashion Marketing) course is perfect for people wanting to work in the fashion industry in styling, event management, marketing, and business.

The diploma can be completed in two trimesters (8 months) of full-time study and you have the opportunity to progress into the Bachelor Degree (subject to academic performance).

THROUGHOUT THE DEGREE, YOU WILL

→ Gain an in-depth understanding of fashion business, marketing, publicity, entrepreneurship and social media

→ Learn practical skills in fashion merchandising, styling and trend forecasting

→ Work on industry projects with fashion designers and brands

→ Get hands-on experience running fashion shows, installations and gallery events

→ Develop an industry-relevant portfolio of creative projects

→ Partake in several opportunities including a 60-hour work placement, sought-after internships and experiences at major events like Melbourne Fashion Week, Ego Expo and more

→ Study on-campus, online, or blended, with access to all of Collarts’ campus facilities

Which department am I in?

School of Design

CRICOS

104388K

Study options

Full Time (3 trimesters)

Tuition fees
A$23,328.00 (12,48,822) per year
AUD $8,748 per trimester (AUD $2,916 per unit)

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

George Street Campus

2/156 George Street,

FITZROY,

Victoria,

3065, MELBOURNE, Australia

Full Time (3 trimesters)

Tuition fees
A$23,328.00 (12,48,822) per year
AUD $8,748 per trimester (AUD $2,916 per unit)

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

Collarts (Australian College of the Arts)

Wellington Street Campus,

208 Wellington Street,

COLLINGWOOD,

Victoria,

3066, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

  • Must be at least 18 years old at course commencement
  • Successful completion of a senior secondary school certificate equivalent to Australian year 12

English Language Proficiency

An international student whose first language is not English should be able to speak and write English to a level sufficient to cope with the requirements of tertiary study. To be accepted to a course of study at Collarts, an international applicant must provide evidence of English Language Proficiency at one of the following minimum levels (or equivalent) with no individual band below 6.0:

• IELTS Band Score 6.0

• Cambridge CAE Score: 169

• Pearson Academic Score between 51-58

• TOEFL iBT Score between 60-78

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About Collarts (Australian College of the Arts)

Collarts offers a range of bachelor’s degrees in the design and entertainment areas.

  • Based in One of world’s most livable cities, Melbourne
  • Students are taught by award-winning leaders
  • New state-of-the-art facilities
  • Industry placements opportunities for all students