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CUA41315 Certificate IV in Visual Arts

National ID: CUA41315 | State ID: AZO2

The Certificate IV in Visual Arts will further develop your practical skills and knowledge enabling you to create original artworks in a range of areas including painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture, 2D and 3D design and textile art. Your skills will be developed through direct investigation and experimentation of techniques and materials.  You will learn and apply art terms and incorporate a critical approach to the production and presentation of your artwork. You will undertake research and critical analysis of culture and history to inform your arts practice, as well as focus on your personal development, and professional practice in arts business in preparation for the arts industry.

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

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Job opportunities

Successful completion of the Certificate IV qualification provides the opportunity to become a freelance artist or craftsperson or gain assistant positions in the art industry. It is an excellent pathway to undertake the Visual Arts Diploma Qualification.  This qualification may also provide a pathway to university study in a range of creative industries and education.

Study pathway

Diploma of Visual Arts

How to apply

Part time, flexible or online courses have rolling enrolments. For help enrolling or for more information contact your local campus.
Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses, please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

For full time courses, apply at http://tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au when applications are open.

For international students, contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2, 2019

Bunbury, Busselton, Margaret River, Narrogin


Fees and charges


Duration 12 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Bunbury
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Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

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Page last updated August 12, 2019