Certificate IV in Design

 
Qualification:
Certificate IV   NRT
Course no:
CUA40715-01V01
National code:
CUA40715
Start date:
Mon 17 Jul 2017
 –   Design Centre
 –   Ultimo
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    Course description and aims

    This qualification is for people wanting a career in design. It provides students with broad fundamental skills with an emphasis on exploration and experimentation of the design process. Learners can explore aspects of specific design disciplines which can be extended upon with further study, including graphics, illustration, model making, makeup, computers, camera techniques, art direction, colour and media and presentation skills.

    This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have a broad range of technical and conceptual design skills.
    Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of integrated technical and theoretical knowledge and the ability to develop concepts and solutions in response to a brief.

    Sydney Institute offers the following Certificate IV in Design specialisations;

    * General Design, Industrial Design, Jewellery Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design @ Design Centre Enmore
    * Graphic Design and Fashion Design @ St George College
    * Fashion Design and Textile Design @ Ultimo College

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Enrol at any location

    Design Centre
    Ultimo
    Full Time
    Part Time Evening
    Course type:
    Graphic Design
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    17 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    16 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $2310
    Course Fee:
    $7240
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $1980
    Code:
    CUA40715-01V01-17DCE-140
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    About offering:

    GRAPHIC DESIGN:

    The Certificate IV in Design (Graphic Design) will provide you with a broad learning experience that incorporates critical aspects of graphic design practice, such as elements and principles, theory and history, typography, digital and print.

    On successful completion you will have developed the skills and knowledge required for entry level employment opportunities in the graphic design industry or other creative industries, and/or entry to further studies in Graphic Design.

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Thursday, 15 June 2017 from 6:00pm or Tuesday, 20 June 2017 from 3:00pm at Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Rd Enmore, Exhibition Space, Building D, Ground level, Room DG.08.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class a week over 3 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30am to 5:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

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

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    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

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    CUAPHI401Capture images in response to a brief150
    BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20
    CUADIG402Design user interfaces50
    BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills40
    CUAILL401Develop and refine illustrative work50
    CUADRA401Experiment with techniques to produce drawings50
    BSBCRT403Explore the history and social impact of creativity50
    BSBDES401Generate design solutions60
    CUAACD401Integrate colour theory and design processes30
    BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief20
    CUAGRD301Prepare files for publication50
    CUAPPR401Realise a creative project60
    CUAGRD401Research and apply graphic design techniques50
    BSBDES305Source and apply information on the history and theory of design65
    CUAGRD302Use typography techniques50
    Course type:
    Jewellery Design
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    17 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    16 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $1980
    Course Fee:
    $7240
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $2310
    Code:
    CUA40715-01V01-17DCE-088
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    About offering:

    JEWELLERY DESIGN

    The jewellery design Certificate IV course follows on from the Certificate III in Design Fundamentals to develop knowledge and techniques both in the designing and manufacturing of jewellery.

    You will gain technical skills and industry knowledge needed to conceptualise and create jewellery.

    You will enhance your design sensibilities, strengthen concepts and expand your technical abilities as well as learn skilful and creative use of current materials and processes.

    Through the exploration of various media you will learn to integrate traditional and non traditional mediums in innovative and unique designs.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 15 hours of class over 3 days per week for 1 semester. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday and Tuesday between 9.30am to 4.30pm; and Wednesday, 9.30am to 12.30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

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

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    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

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    MEM19051AConstruct multiple stone settings 36
    BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20
    CUAANM303Create 3D digital models75
    BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills40
    BSBDES403Develop and extend design skills and practice30
    CUAILL401Develop and refine illustrative work50
    CUADRA401Experiment with techniques to produce drawings50
    CUAIND401Extend expertise in specialist creative fields45
    BSBDES401Generate design solutions60
    CUAACD401Integrate colour theory and design processes30
    BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief20
    CUAPPR401Realise a creative project60
    MEM19045ASet gems in channel style settings36
    MEM19047ASet gems in claw and bezel style settings36
    BSBDES305Source and apply information on the history and theory of design65
    Course type:
    Graphic Design
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    34 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    7.5 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $1980
    Course Fee:
    $7240
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $2310
    Code:
    CUA40715-01V01-17DCE-142
    View details
    About offering:

    GRAPHIC DESIGN

    Would you like to develop technical and creative skills, as well as develop your potential employment options in the graphic design industry?
    The Certificate IV in Design (graphic design) will provide you with a broad-based, integrated learning experience incorporating various facets of graphic design, including elements and principles, theory and history, typography, and digital and print.
    On successful completion, you will have developed the skills and knowledge required for entry level employment opportunities in graphic design or other creative industries.
    This qualification provides an educational pathway to the Diploma of Graphic Design.

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Thursday 15 June 2017 from 6:00pm, or Tuesday 20 June 2017 from 3:00pm at Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Rd, Enmore, Exhibition Space, Building D, Ground level, Room DG.08.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7.5 hours of class a week over 1 day for 34 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

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

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    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

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    CUAPHI401Capture images in response to a brief150
    BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20
    CUADIG402Design user interfaces50
    BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills40
    CUAILL401Develop and refine illustrative work50
    CUADRA401Experiment with techniques to produce drawings50
    BSBCRT403Explore the history and social impact of creativity50
    BSBDES401Generate design solutions60
    CUAACD401Integrate colour theory and design processes30
    BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief20
    CUAGRD301Prepare files for publication50
    CUAPPR401Realise a creative project60
    CUAGRD401Research and apply graphic design techniques50
    BSBDES305Source and apply information on the history and theory of design65
    CUAGRD302Use typography techniques50
    Full Time
    Course type:
    Fabric Design and Printing
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    1 Semester
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    19 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $1980
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $2310
    Course Fee:
    $7240
    Code:
    CUA40715-01V01-17ULT-130
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    About offering:

    FABRIC DESIGN & PRINT

    Recommended entry into this course is completion of CUA30715 Certificate III in Design Fundaments (Fabric Design and Print).
    This course targets an important niche sector in the design industry, namely the designer, printer who develops and prints their own designs on base cloths for a variety of end uses, including the fashion and or furnishing sectors. The course also provides training in design skills and knowledge for people who want to develop commercial fabric print designs for local and international markets. The emphasis of the qualification is to develop fabric print designers, who also have some technical knowledge of the mechanics of printing fabrics.

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 17 June 2017 at 6:00pm, Ultimo Campus, Harris St Ultimo, Building E, Level 2, Room E2.08.

    Please contact si.fashiondesignstudio@tafensw.edu.au for more information.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class a week over 3 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

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

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    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

    Other Information:

    FABRIC DESIGN & PRINT

    Successful completion of this course will provide you with an entry into MST50216 Diploma of Textile Design & Development.

    You will learn how to create and print innovative designs for fabrics while you apply considerations of aesthetics and function, and use a range of design and fabric printing applications technology.

    The course trains you for entry-level work in large printing and design firms, small printing workshops, or self-employment.

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20
    BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills40
    CUAILL401Develop and refine illustrative work50
    BSBDES302Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms50
    BSBDES401Generate design solutions60
    MSTGN2011Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry80
    CUAACD401Integrate colour theory and design processes30
    BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief20
    MSTTD4002Prepare stencils and screens for textile printing60
    CUAACD302Produce computer-aided drawings50
    CUAACD301Produce drawings to communicate ideas80
    MSTTD4005Produce screen printed textiles80
    CUAPPR401Realise a creative project60
    BSBDES305Source and apply information on the history and theory of design65
    ICTICT308Use advanced features of computer applications40

     

     

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