Certificate IV in Visual Arts
Visual Arts course details
Course description and aims
This qualification reflects the role of individuals working at a pre-professional level who are beginning to develop their own artistic voice and command of techniques in a range of art forms.
Practice at this level is underpinned by application of broad and integrated technical and theoretical knowledge and the ability to analyse and use information from a range of sources.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Attend one of the following information sessions to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Monday, 13 November 2017, or
Thursday, 14 December 2017 (new date), or
Thursday, 25 January 2018
from 1:00pm to 2:30pm. or 5:00pm to 6:30pm, at St George College, Montgomery Street Campus, 19 Montgomery Street Kogarah, Building M, Ground Floor, Room MG.44
You will need to attend approximately 10 hours of class over 2 days per week for 1 year. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wednesday & Thursday, 10:00am to 4:00pm.
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
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 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
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|CUAPHI401||Capture images in response to a brief||150|
|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others||20|
|CUAPPR405||Develop and discuss ideas for own creative work||60|
|CUAPPR404||Develop self as artist||60|
|CUAPHI403||Enhance, manipulate and output photo images||80|
|CUADRA401||Experiment with techniques to produce drawings||50|
|CUAPAI401||Experiment with techniques to produce paintings||50|
|CUAPRI401||Experiment with techniques to produce prints||50|
|CUASCU401||Experiment with techniques to produce sculpture||50|
|BSBDES301||Explore the use of colour||40|
|CUAACD301||Produce drawings to communicate ideas||80|
|CUADIG405||Produce innovative digital images||50|
|CUAPPR401||Realise a creative project||60|
|CUARES403||Research history and theory to inform own arts practice||70|
|CUAPHI305||Use wet darkroom techniques to produce monochrome photographs||50|