Diploma of Visual Arts

National ID: CUA51115
State ID: AZL3
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : 1.0

“Creativity is a drug I cannot live without” – Cecil B. DeMille
Turn your passion into a career. With a Diploma of Visual Arts you will develop your skills and knowledge in selected areas of visual art and craft, with options to focus on painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital art. This diploma will enable you to take on complicated art projects with a developed skillset and knowledge of various materials and mediums. You'll have the opportunity to focus on areas such as painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital media and refine these skills in studio classes designed to bring your ideas to reality. Visual artists may work in their own practice, or in a wide range of contexts across the arts, government, community or commercial organisations.

Additional Resources
Students will not be required to purchase additional resources for completion of class exercises. However, if the student personally requires additional materials for projects they will need to purchase individually.
VET Student Loans : This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan. Central Regional TAFE is an authorised Vocational Education and Training provider approved to offer VET Student Loans.
Please note that whilst our Geraldton Campus is not taking new enrolments for this course in Semester 2, our Northam Campus will be.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : 1.0

“Creativity is a drug I cannot live without” – Cecil B. DeMille
Turn your passion into a career. With a Diploma of Visual Arts you will develop your skills and knowledge in selected areas of visual art and craft, with options to focus on painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital art. This diploma will enable you to take on complicated art projects with a developed skillset and knowledge of various materials and mediums. You'll have the opportunity to focus on areas such as painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital media and refine these skills in studio classes designed to bring your ideas to reality. Visual artists may work in their own practice, or in a wide range of contexts across the arts, government, community or commercial organisations.

Additional Resources
Students will not be required to purchase additional resources for completion of class exercises. However, if the student personally requires additional materials for projects they will need to purchase individually.
VET Student Loans : This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan. Central Regional TAFE is an authorised Vocational Education and Training provider approved to offer VET Student Loans.
Please note that whilst our Geraldton Campus is not taking new enrolments for this course in Semester 2, our Northam Campus will be.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Take your art to a high level. This course will develop your skills and knowledge in selected areas of visual art and craft, with options to focus on painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital art.

This diploma will enable you to take on complicated art projects with a developed skillset and knowledge of various materials and mediums.

You'll have the opportunity to focus on areas such as painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital media and refine these skills in studio classes designed to bring your ideas to reality.

Our art and craft facilities are purpose built to a high standard of equipment and facilities. Students also benefit from the close proximity to the Perth Cultural Centre which is home to the Art Gallery of WA, PICA and many other smaller galleries.

A successful career in visual arts will require you to promote yourself and look outside the square when it comes to gaining employment. You can work on small or large scale public art projects or work as a freelance artist. You can also combine your studies with other courses and become a teacher or work in arts administration.

Your Diploma of Visual Arts and Craft prepares you for roles such as a designer-maker or an artist.

Course description

Take your art to a high level. This course will develop your skills and knowledge in selected areas of visual art and craft, with options to focus on painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital art.

This diploma will enable you to take on complicated art projects with a developed skillset and knowledge of various materials and mediums.

You'll have the opportunity to focus on areas such as painting, print media, ceramics, sculpture and digital media and refine these skills in studio classes designed to bring your ideas to reality.

Our art and craft facilities are purpose built to a high standard of equipment and facilities. Students also benefit from the close proximity to the Perth Cultural Centre which is home to the Art Gallery of WA, PICA and many other smaller galleries.

A successful career in visual arts will require you to promote yourself and look outside the square when it comes to gaining employment. You can work on small or large scale public art projects or work as a freelance artist. You can also combine your studies with other courses and become a teacher or work in arts administration.

Your Diploma of Visual Arts and Craft prepares you for roles such as a designer-maker or an artist.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification will provide you with developed skills and knowledge across many media, and practice may incorporate ceramics, digital art, glasswork, drawing and illustration, jewellery making, painting, photomedia, printmaking, sculpture, textile design and wood design. You will have a sound grasp of the theory and history to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. You will further develop skills in arts and crafts, interpret and respond to a design brief and refine art techniques.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification will provide you with developed skills and knowledge across many media, and practice may incorporate ceramics, digital art, glasswork, drawing and illustration, jewellery making, painting, photomedia, printmaking, sculpture, textile design and wood design. You will have a sound grasp of the theory and history to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. You will further develop skills in arts and crafts, interpret and respond to a design brief and refine art techniques.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

Course page link