The VCE VET Applied Fashion Design 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 Design 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: recognition of up to five VCE VET units at Units 1 and 2 level and a VCE VET Units 3 and 4 sequence.
The VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology program booklet contains information relating to the qualification approved by the VCAA for delivery to VCE or VCAL students.
It includes advice on the units of competency making up the program and the credit available for VCE and VCAL students.
It also provides advice on Structured Workplace Learning, the ATAR contribution and Pathways to further learning.
VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology Program Booklet (published February 2021)
The program booklet should be read in conjunction with the
MST Training Package.
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.
The VCE VET Applied Fashion Design and Technology program does not offer scored assessment. A student who achieves a Units 3 and 4 sequence may be eligible for an increment towards their ATAR.
The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). Further information can be found on the VTAC website:
Increments for a VCE VET Program Non-Scored Units 3 and 4 sequence will be calculated using 10% of the fourth study score of the primary four.