The VCE VET Applied Fashion and Technology program is drawn from a national training package and offers a portable qualification which is recognised throughout Australia. This qualification provides students with a broad range of skills and knowledge to pursue a career or further training in the fashion industry.
The VCE VET Applied Fashion and Technology program does not offer scored assessment.
MST20616 Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology: provides an introductory overview of skills applied in the fashion industry. It includes skills used in the design and production of garments and millinery.
Credit in the VCE or VCAL: recogntion of four units at Units 1 and 2 level, and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.
Note: The Units 3 and 4 sequence of VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology is not designed as a stand-alone study. Students are strongly advised against undertaking the Units 3 and 4 sequence without first completing Units 1 and 2.
Structured workplace learning recognition
The VCAA provides recognition for structured workplace learning for students undertaking VCE VET programs.
A workplace learning record booklet for VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology is available.
MST20616 Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology workplace learning record booklet.
VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology Program Booklet
The program booklet should be read in conjunction with the
MST Textiles, Clothing and Footwear Training Package.
VCE VET program guide 2018
The VCE VET Program Guide provides general advice about the VCAA's suite of VCE VET programs. It is to be read in conjunction with the VCE VET Applied Fashion and Technology program booklet.
Students who receive a units 3 and 4 sequence for any of the VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology will be eligible for an increment towards their ATAR (10 per cent of the lowest study score of the primary four studies).
The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). For more information, visit