Torrens University Australia

Bachelor of Branded Fashion Design

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 090293C

Level of study: Undergraduate


The fashion industry is on the lookout for a new breed of designers – creative thinkers who can combine fresh, original and inspiring designs with the practical and technical know-how to produce them for commercial success. The Bachelor of Branded Fashion Design will challenge both your creative and business mind – and will groom you for a world-class career as a Brand Fashion Designer, Buyer, Merchandise Planner or Product Developer. Having this qualification under your belt also means you could launch your own fashion range. You’ll graduate with a highly respected qualification, specialist design skills and a professional-calibre portfolio that opens doors.

Our Branded Fashion course is different from what’s on offer anywhere else. You’ll focus on branding, production processes, digital design skills and fashion design for brands. You will learn how to create a range of brand-design solutions, liaise with others across the fashion industry, and use the latest software to communicate your product design ideas. Throughout the course, you’ll discover how to produce clothing designs to industry standards while meeting budgets and timelines and find out how to manage the integrity and positioning of a brand. In the practical, real-world Design Studio subjects, you’ll learn all aspects of fashion design – how to use form, shape and color, choosing materials, matching ideas with purpose, and more. Led by highly regarded industry professionals, you’ll investigate the theories behind design and marketing, evaluate communication and brand-fashion strategies, and scrutinise past, present and future fashion trends. You’ll enhance your forecasting, project-management and drawing skills, and understand the difference between fashion and clothing, brand label and designer label. The design work you do throughout your study will contribute to a professional portfolio, demonstrating your dynamic skills – your passport to a serious design career. Graduating with Bachelor of Branded Fashion Design equips you with comprehensive know-how, skills and confidence for a successful and dynamic future in the branded fashion design space.


It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.


You control your workload, how and where you study. Choose to study full-time, part-time, or accelerate your study to graduate sooner. You will always be supported, whether you are studying on-campus or online.


  • Create your own fashion label
  • Design, production and branding of garments
  • Create and brand a range of design solutions
  • Understanding the integrity and positioning of a brand
  • Forecasting, project-management and drawing skills
  • Understanding of latest software.

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Course opportunities

Start date: 31 May 2021
13 September 2021
14 February 2022
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time

Fortitude Valley Campus

90 Bowen Terrace
Brisbane Queensland 4006

Entry criteria

Students are required to complete international Qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 6.0 (min. sub-score 5.5); Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 550; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 60-78 (min. 18 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 (no skill score <42); Cambridge English Requirements (B2 First = First Certificate Exam and C1 Advanced = CAE): Overall Cambridge English Scale score of 169, achievable in B2 First or C1 Advanced. No less than 162 in any paper; Occupational English Test (OET): C