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Course Number: CUA60715-01V01 (DIPGRAD)
Are you a visual artist looking to heighten your professionalism and enhance you skills? Our Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts could be the perfect course for you. This course will feed your thirst for knowledge in the area of visual arts and assist you in refining your skills. You will develop high-level technical, creative and conceptual abilities. A key benefit of this course is that it gives you the opportunity to realise a strong body of work which will be presented publically in an exhibition, display or publication. Furthermore, you will learn vital skills in sustaining your future art processes in a professional manner. Studying the Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts through North Coast TAFE means you will be learning from professional course facilitators who are practising artists with vast industry experience and networks. At North Coast TAFE, you will also enjoy a hands-on approach to the course, trips to art galleries, and learning in studio based environments.Note: This stream is for people that have already the Diploma of Visual Arts Materials: Some basic materials will be supplied, however, the majority of materials used in this course are to be supplied by the student. Students will be informed of material requirements prior to the commencement of each project.
Offered on 1 campus
To enter this qualification, individuals must have the conceptual, technical and organisational skills to create and present work in their chosen creative form.
Those skills and knowledge may have been acquired through experience in a creative field or through formal study.
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.
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