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Drawing Fundamentals

State ID: MAB03

Description

This course is suitable for beginners and people wanting to refresh their skills.
Learn how to see like an artist with this foundation drawing course.
You will learn fundamental techniques such as expressive line, tone, perspective and proportion, as well as how to use drawing materials.

Exercises explored in this course include:
    Still life
    Perspective
    Tonal Drawing
    Mark making & mixed media techniques

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $235.20
Concession: $98.80
Commercial / International: $413.20

School age students
Students who would normally be attending year 12 or below in the current calendar year will be eligible to enrol at the commercial / international rate for this course.

International students
This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.
For information on international courses, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
Other visa holder students
All other visa holders (i.e 457, 300, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;
South West Campuses    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Bunbury Campus
Date: 3 March - 7 April 2020
Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Duration: 6 weeks (Tuesday evenings)
Busselton Campus
Date: Register your interest for 2020
Time: To be advised
Duration: 6 weeks

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Visual Arts

National ID: CUA20715 | State ID: AZN4

This full time course is designed for 15-18 year olds who are not attending school. Students will engage in practical and hands on skills in printmaking, painting, drawing and digital cameras and technology. The course will incorporate elements of language, literacy and numeracy in a creative learning environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Job opportunities

Successful completion of this course will prepare you for further study in creative industries, another industry field, or foundation studies such as the Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment.

Study pathway

Certificate III in Visual Arts, Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Development

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

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate I in Visual Arts

National ID: CUA10315 | State ID: AZK5

This full time course is designed for 15-18 year olds who are not attending school. Students will engage in practical and hands on skills in printmaking, painting, drawing and digital cameras and technology. The course will incorporate elements of language, literacy and numeracy in a creative learning environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Job opportunities

Successful completion of this course will prepare you for further study in creative industries, another industry field, or foundation studies such as the Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Employment.   

Study pathway

Certificate II in Visual Arts, Certificate I in Gaining Access to Training and Development

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

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

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 1

Bunbury - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Bunbury
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.
Busselton - Full Time, Part Time, Flexible

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Busselton
How Full-Time
Other study options
This course may have other study modes available. For more information Complete an enquiry form below. Please Note: Study durations will vary depending on selected study mode.
Margaret River - Full Time, Part Time, Flexible

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Margaret River
How Full-Time
Other study options
This course may have other study modes available. For more information Complete an enquiry form below. Please Note: Study durations will vary depending on selected study mode.

Semester 2

Bunbury, Busselton, Margaret River, Narrogin

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How
Find out more
Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Visual Arts

National ID: CUA31115 | State ID: AZN2

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to create two and three dimensional forms in a variety of visual art areas. You will learn to visualise, develop and present ideas and images, to discuss the visual arts analytically and appreciatively and to constructively evaluate your own work and that of others. You will also learn skills in drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, textiles, and design.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Job opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to prepare a portfolio for further study or entry level positions in the visual arts industry.

Study pathway

Certificate IV in 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 1

Bunbury - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1
Where Bunbury
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.
Busselton - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1
Where Busselton
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.
Margaret River - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1
Where Margaret River
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.

Semester 2

Bunbury, Busselton, Collie, Margaret River, Narrogin

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How
Find out more
Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Diploma of Visual Arts

National ID: CUA51115 | State ID: AZL3

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.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Job opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work as an Art practitioner or be employed in government and commercial organisations.

Study pathway

Advanced Diploma and Degree qualifications in a range of arts-related disciplines.

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 1

Bunbury - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Bunbury
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.
Busselton - Full Time, Part Time, Flexible

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Busselton
How Full-Time
Other study options
This course may have other study modes available. For more information Complete an enquiry form below. Please Note: Study durations will vary depending on selected study mode.
Margaret River Campus - Full Time, Part Time

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 1
Where Margaret River
How Full-Time
Part time options
Unable to attend full time classes? This course may have part time study options available. Complete an enquiry form below for more information.

Semester 2

Bunbury, Busselton, Margaret River, Narrogin

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How
Find out more
Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Visual Arts

Gain the technical skills to explore your creativity through a wide range of mediums. Studying these courses may lead you to rewarding career opportunities in painting on canvas, public art, print, illustration, arts administration and events coordination, sculpturing and ceramics.

National ID State ID Title Qualification level Campus
MAB29 Creative Recycled Art Short Course Busselton

Description

Would you like to guarantee your recyclable waste is getting recycled?

Most of us try to recycle where we can, but we can’t always be assured our waste ends up in the right place. More and more, we hear about our plastic footprint and experts say that by the year 2050, there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish!

Join us in this workshop using and combining recycled objects to create a unique sculptural piece that holds succulents. The workshop will explore different combinations of connecting the recycled objects, adding colour and texture then the succulents to create hanging or standing features.

The succulents and most of the recycled objects will be provided.  (You’re welcome to bring your own!).

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

     CUAPPR101 Use ideas and techniques to develop creative work

MAB28 Develop Printmaking Skills Short Course Busselton

Description

This course covers basic printmaking techniques and is designed for anyone that is keen to learn a variety of printmaking techniques such as:

  • drypoint etching
  • monoprinting
  • chine colle

You will get to create and take home some exciting original prints.

All course materials are provided.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    CUAPRI201 Develop Printmaking Skills

MAB31 Develop Skills in Painting Short Course Busselton

Description

Join us for a fun introduction to the world of colour. Exploring a range of painting styles, methods and techniques to help you build skills and develop your own personal style. 

Colour mixing, value, composition, abstract, still life and expressionist painting will all be covered in a relaxed and enjoyable environment.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

     CUAAPAI201 Develop Painting Skills

MAB03 Drawing Fundamentals Short Course Bunbury
Busselton

Description

This course is suitable for beginners and people wanting to refresh their skills.
Learn how to see like an artist with this foundation drawing course.
You will learn fundamental techniques such as expressive line, tone, perspective and proportion, as well as how to use drawing materials.

Exercises explored in this course include:
    Still life
    Perspective
    Tonal Drawing
    Mark making & mixed media techniques

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

    CUAACD101 Use Basic Drawing Techniques

MAB15 Photography - Portraiture, People & Products Short Course Bunbury
Busselton

Description

Know your camera basics but still unsure how to progress? Leading on from our popular Digital Photography for Beginners, you will learn more about the skills needed to move past the limitations of auto modes to continue on your creative journey.
Using Portraiture, People and Products as our subject matter, you will learn about lighting, composition and how to use aperture, shutter speed and ISO to capture the important things in life.
This course offers a blend of helpful theory in easy-to-understand terms, clear demonstrations and student practicals so you can put the theory into practice.
 
This course will cover:
    Portratiture
    Still life photography
    Creative photography concepts
    Understanding light qualities and exposure
    Lighting types
    Using a flash
    Composition
    Shooting to a design brief
    Defining your style
    Working in photoshop

Entry requirements

It is preferred that participants have completed the unit ICPDMT321 Capture a Digital Images (Digital Photography for Beginners) before enrolling in this course. Otherwise, a good working knowledge of your camera in manual mode is required.

Participants will also require:
    A DSLR or mirrorless camera with the option of manual mode, capable of manually adjusting shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls is essential for this course
    Interchangeable lenses or broad range zoom lens   
    An off camera flash is essential for this course
    Image card(s), USB, camera card reader, charged camera and flash batteries, chargers
    Tripod
    Be familiar with your camera manual prior to starting the course (most manufacturers have online manuals you can download via the web if necessary)
    Knowledge of working with computers
    Pen and notepad
    Course content includes completing assessment criteria

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    CUAPHI302 Capture Photographic Images

CUASS00049 Preparatory Skill Set For Professional Graphic Design Practice Short Course Albany
Esperance

Description

This skill set addresses fundamental skills, knowledge and performance requirements for graphic design practice.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    BSBDES302 Explore and Apply the Creative Design Process to 2D Forms
    BSBDES401 Generate Design Solutions
    CUAGRD302 Use Typography Techniques
    CUAGRD401 Research and Apply Graphic Design Techniques

CUA31115 AZN2 Visual Arts Certificate III Bunbury
Busselton
Collie
Margaret River
Narrogin

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to create two and three dimensional forms in a variety of visual art areas. You will learn to visualise, develop and present ideas and images, to discuss the visual arts analytically and appreciatively and to constructively evaluate your own work and that of others. You will also learn skills in drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, textiles, and design.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

CUA51115 AZL3 Visual Arts Diploma Bunbury
Busselton
Margaret River
Narrogin

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.

This course has additional entry requirements, please enquire for details.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

CUA41315 AZO2 Visual Arts Certificate IV Bunbury
Busselton
Margaret River
Narrogin
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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.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

CUA10315 AZK5 Visual Arts Certificate I Katanning

This full time course is designed for 15-18 year olds who are not attending school. Students will engage in practical and hands on skills in printmaking, painting, drawing and digital cameras and technology. The course will incorporate elements of language, literacy and numeracy in a creative learning environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

CUA20715 AZN4 Visual Arts Certificate II Katanning

This full time course is designed for 15-18 year olds who are not attending school. Students will engage in practical and hands on skills in printmaking, painting, drawing and digital cameras and technology. The course will incorporate elements of language, literacy and numeracy in a creative learning environment.

Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.

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