RMIT University (RMIT)

Diploma of Visual Arts

CUA51115

Melbourne City

This versatile diploma develops your ability to apply arts theory in meaningful ways across a wide range of contexts including digital art, jewellery making, drawing, photo media and wood design.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Visual Arts with RMIT University (RMIT)

  • $6,250*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
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  • Melbourne City

    • February 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $15,250*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • February 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 23, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
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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

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Photographer
  • Illustrator
  • Printmaker

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Visual Arts with RMIT University (RMIT), 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

7 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Refine drawing and other visual representation tools
    CUAACD501

  • Research and apply light and colour
    CUAACD504

  • Realise a body of creative work
    CUAPPR501

  • Develop own sustainable professional practice
    CUAPPR502

  • Present a body of own creative work
    CUAPPR503

  • Establish and maintain safe creative practice
    CUAPPR505

  • Analyse cultural history and theory
    CUARES503

Elective Units

8 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Create observational drawings
    CUAACD502

  • Refine digital art techniques
    CUADIG508

  • Investigate drawing materials and processes
    CUADRA502

  • Install and dismantle exhibition elements
    CUAEVP403

  • Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
    CUAIND502

  • Refine painting techniques
    CUAPAI501

  • Investigate painting materials and processes
    CUAPAI502

  • Enhance, manipulate and output photo images
    CUAPHI403

  • Refine printmaking techniques
    CUAPRI501

  • Investigate printmaking materials and processes
    CUAPRI502

  • Create works of art for public spaces
    CUAPUA501

  • Realise a public art project
    CUAPUA601

  • Critique cultural works
    CUARES502

  • Refine sculptural techniques
    CUASCU501

  • Investigate sculptural materials and processes
    CUASCU502

Course Provider

By choosing RMIT, you’re choosing a global university recognised for leadership and innovation in technology, design and enterprise.

RMIT offer you an education that will prepare you for success, expose you to new ideas and equip you with skills and knowledge to transform your future.

At RMIT you will learn how to make a positive and lasting impact in your community. Your degree will be supported by our international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education and quality research.

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Courses
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Provider Type
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