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Nationally Recognised Qualifications in Visual Arts at Sydney Art School.

Sydney Art School a specialised art school accredited to offer Visual Arts qualifications at a national level.

Visual Arts is the only thing we do - it's our focus and our passion.

As a result our students have a reputation for having the highest level of technical skills in drawing, painting and jewellery.

Study at Sydney Art School is self paced so you can complete your qualification in the timeframe that works best for you.

This introduction covers answers to the following questions;

  • What are the benefits in gaining a Nationally Recognised Qualification in Visual Arts?
  • What qualifications are available and what pre-requesite skills or qualifications do I need?
  • How do I achieve a qualification? and
  • How much will a qualification cost?

 What are the benefits in gaining a Nationally Recognised Qualification in Visual Arts?

 Gaining a formal qualification in Visual Arts may benefit you by providing ...

 



a pathway to futher education



visual communicaiton skills relevant to your workplace or career



skills and qualifications for a full time career in the creative and visual arts industries

 

What qualifications can I work towards and what skills do I need?

 

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Certificate IV in Visual Arts 
(Pre-Diploma)

Suitability
High school graduates and entry level artists who want to develop foundation artistic skills and explore personal expression.  

Entry Requirements
There are no pre-requesites to enter this qualification


Some Universities may give credit transfer for completed Units
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Diploma of Visual Arts


Suitability
Artists looking to refine technical skills and combined with conceptual skills to create a body of work.  

Entry Requirements
Technical and organisational skills to conceptualise and create works.
We recommend that you have completed the Certificate IV Core Unit 
CUAPPR401 Realise a creative project.  

Some Universities may give credit transfer for completed Units
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Suitability
Artists looking to pursue a profession in the Creative Arts industry or realise their own creative vision.

Entry Requirements 
Conceptual, technical and organisational skills to create and present works.  
We recommend that you have completed a Diploma of Visual Arts.  

Some Universities may give credit transfer for completed Units
 

What do I need to do to be Awarded a Qualification?

Each qualification has its own set of Core and Elective Units.  

Award of Certificate IV and Diploma qualifications require completion of 15 Units.

Award of the Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts requires 12 Units. See the detailed description of each qualification for the requirements.

To be assessed against a Unit you need to:

  • attend one or more Studio Session Series to develop your skills,  AND
  • complete and submit  the Assessment Workbook and Portfolio, AND
  • be assessed as meeting the listed perfromance requirements for that Unit.

You can choose the pace at which you complete the Units.  As a guide;

  • Part Time students should initially aim to submit the Assessment Workbook and Portrolio for 1 unit per term, and
  • Full Time students should initially aim to submit the Assessment Workbooks and Portfolios for 4 units per term.

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Enrolment Options

   Part time self paced   

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