Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts
QualificationCertificate I (NRT) Course number
National CodeCUV10203Training PackageCUV03 -
Visual Arts, Craft and Design
Business Finance and Culture
Duration (nominal hours)171This course replaced
7861 - Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Practices
Availability:This course is no longer accepting new enrolments. However, a replacement course may be in development, and related courses may be proposed at some locations. Look for related courses and proposed locations on the Find a course page or check with your local campus for details of replacement or related courses.
Before you can enrol in this course you must contact the campus or
campuses of your choice for details of information sessions and other
procedures that may apply. Compulsory attendance at an information session
This course is for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people who want an
introduction to the visual arts/crafts.
It gives you an opportunity for personal development and introduces you to
basic knowledge and practical skills in visual arts and crafts, in a form
suitable to your culture and community.
From the electives, you can study from a range of areas including drawing,
painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics.
Provides initial training for a career as a visual artist.
This course articulates into the Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander Cultural Arts (19102) and the Certificate II in Visual Arts and
Contemporary Craft (19112).
The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions. If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do. At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
An example of a typical program covering a wide range of subjects is
CUVCOR01B Source concept for own work
BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes
CUVCOR07B Use drawing techniques to represent the object or idea.
CUVPRP02B Develop understanding of own Aboriginal or Torres Strait
Electives such as:
CUVVSP34B Apply techniques to produce paintings
CUVVSP44B Apply techniques to produce prints
Do 6 units (4 core and 2 electives).
Learners requiring support to meet their course and learning goals may
co-enrol in the Learner Support Course (9999).