Chisholm Institute

Certificate IV in Visual Arts

CUA41315

Frankston, Cranbourne

This foundation certificate is designed to help you develop your own personal style as a visual artist or craftsperson.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Visual Arts with Chisholm Institute

  • $3,572*

    + $500 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $6,950*

    + $200 fees

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Cranbourne

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $8,360*

    + $500 fees

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  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Year 11

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Take your inner artist to the next level

The Certificate IV in Visual Arts is the first step to expand a student’s understanding of art theory, materials and arts practice.

This course is suitable for both Fine Arts and Illustration students and extends the student's awareness of self-expression, creativity, drawing, painting, sculpture and print making. This course gives students a broad experience in art within the classroom, workshops and visiting artist programs, and facilitates each student’s understanding of their future direction in the creative industries.

  • Jewellery Designer
  • Studio Artist
  • Ceramic Artist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Visual Arts with Chisholm Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

6 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    BSBWHS201

  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
    CUAACD301

  • Realise a creative project
    CUAPPR401

  • Develop self as artist
    CUAPPR404

  • Develop and discuss ideas for own creative work
    CUAPPR405

  • Research history and theory to inform own arts practice
    CUARES403

Elective Units

9 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
    BSBDES302

  • Produce innovative digital images
    CUADIG405

  • Experiment with techniques to produce drawings
    CUADRA401

  • Experiment with techniques to produce paintings
    CUAPAI401

  • Experiment with techniques to produce prints
    CUAPRI401

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
439
Provider Type
Government
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