Gain confidence and improve your hand and digital drawing skills. Express your ideas, collaborate with others, explore the best techniques for your purpose and build an advantage for areas of further visual arts or design study.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Plan and produce creative work in any media
Explore ideas, techniques, tools, equipment and materials
Develop technical and conceptual skills
Produce drawings that represent and communicate ideas
Plan drawing work, experiment with ideas and produce drawings
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
Industry ready skills that will give you an advantage in many areas of further study
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Techniques to communicate ideas via hand and digital drawing
The opportunity to display some of your work in an online gallery
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
An open mind and willingness to learn new techniques
A desire to improve and develop your drawing skills
ProCreate, an app for tablets that can be used for digital drawing (entails a one-off cost of 15 dollars)
A tablet and stylus
Your own materials like a visual diary, graphite pencils (4B, 2B and 6B to start), a fine line pen, pair of scissors, glue, ruler, sharpener and other basic tools. You will receive a list of required art supplies from your teacher prior to starting the course.
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: graphic pre-press trades worker, graphic designer, visual designer, digital designer, illustrator, artist and motion graphics designer
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Drawing Skills does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Drawing Skills does not have any post-graduate courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Drawing Skills does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
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TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
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