TAFE Statement in Advanced Mould Making and Slip Casting

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  • Advanced Mould Making and Slip Casting course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is suitable for people wanting to explore mould making and slip casting techniques. Through projects set by the teacher, you will begin by making a one piece mould and then develop 2 or 3 piece mould and experimental e. assemble complex forms.

    You will:
    - design forms with multiple pieces
    - learn to create a multi-piece moulds
    - learn to assemble slip cast pieces
    - learn to measure and mix correct amounts of plaster for mould making
    - learn to make your own casting slip.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Fri 16 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    3 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    Attend this information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday, 31 January 2018 from 11.00am to 12:00pm at Sutherland College, Gymea Campus, Cnr Kingsway & Hotham Road, Gymea, Building A, Lower Ground Floor, Ceramics Studio 1.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend 3 hours of class 1 day per week for 18 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wednesday, 10:00am to 1:00pm

    How to enrol or apply:

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    A Basic Ceramic Tool Kit will be required to successfully complete this course and can be purchased at your 1st class for $15.00. If you go on to further study you may decide to extend this tool kit with extra paint brushes, tools and specialist paints.


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    29357AAdvanced Mould Making and Slip Casting54



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