Channel your passion and use your natural creative talent to have a rewarding and fulfilling career. Design amazing brand and advertising campaigns, beautiful interiors, innovative products and equipment, 3D films and art, or provide administrative support to the arts and design industry. Study Design courses at TAFE NSW and our talented teachers will foster your artistic gifts and develop your design skills and techniques to set you up for a successful career.

Digital Media

TAFE NSW is a leading provider of training for the ICT sector. Choose from a wide range of courses and career paths across multiple industries with specialisations matched to current and developing technologies. Our digital and IT students learn skills applied to current and beta technology that’s in demand in the workforce, from cloud-based technology to mobile, and big data analytics to social technologies.


If you love fashion, follow trends and enjoy working in a creative environment, TAFE NSW can turn your passion into a successful career with a range of exciting fashion design and technology courses. The fashion industry is renowned for its shows but behind the catwalk and runways there are many other fashion careers in design, making, buying and merchandising to explore. TAFE NSW is renowned for producing Australia’s most successful designers, including Alex Perry, Dion Lee and Nicky Zimmermann. We are also home to the internationally acclaimed Fashion Design Studio, now ranked 23 in the world!

Fine Arts and Visual Arts

Express yourself and unleash your creativity upon the world with a career in Fine Arts and Visual Arts. Our award-winning TAFE NSW teachers will help you refine your creative abilities, and guide you in your chosen medium, providing practical training in our purpose built studios and galleries. Learn to stretch your ideas, try new techniques and to be brave in revealing your work. We also help you master essential business skills, portfolio preparation and exhibition practices to turn your creativity into a successful career.


Let your creative talents bloom. Flowers do more than embellish your surroundings – they act as a frame for life’s major events. As a florist, you will use your natural flair for colour and design to create fabulous arrangements, bringing new life and heavenly scents to any special occasion.

Music and Sound Production

Do you have a passion for music and theatre and enjoy working in the entertainment industry? Would you like to develop your ear for sound and be guided by industry professionals? With frequent changes in production technology, employment opportunities in the Music, Sound Production and Live Performance industry are steadily increasing. Whether you’re already a performer or you’d rather be the one in control behind the scenes, the industry has a number of career options waiting for those looking to get involved in this growing creative sector.


If you love cameras, have an eye for good angles and light, and love producing beautiful photos, consider a flexible and creative career in Photography. There are plenty of study options at TAFE NSW to take your creative potential to the next level. You’ll learn the tricks of the trade from our industry experts, who boast decades of experience and will help you develop the skills and inspiration to create amazing images.

Screen and Media

Have you dreamt of an exciting, fast-paced, creative career in the Screen and Media industry? Whether you have your eye on the Logies, the Academy Awards or anything in between, there are plenty of study options for your screen and media career at TAFE NSW. Careers in Screen and Media are continually expanding as new technologies and platforms are created, making this industry more accessible and exciting than ever.

Signs and Graphics

We are surrounded by signs and graphics every day – from the beautifully crafted signwriting at your local café to advertising billboards. If you have a combination of creative and technical skills, you could become a part of this lucrative and rewarding industry. When you study Signs and Graphics you will combine several skill sets from the creative design industries. You will learn to apply a mixture of graphic design, visual merchandising and manufacturing skills to produce a variety of indoor and outdoor signage.