Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

Qualification Certificate II (NRT)
Course number 19102
National Code CUV20203
Training Package CUV03 - Visual Arts, Craft and Design
Program area Business Finance and Culture  
Duration (nominal hours) 374
This course replaced 7862 - 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.
 

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Course overview

Course Description

Before you can enrol in this qualification 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 may apply.
 
This qualification is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander people who
want to gain basic training in a variety of visual arts/craft areas. You
will gain an introduction to practical, conceptual aspects of arts and
crafts and an awareness of local resources, facilities and local cultural
practices.  

From the electives you may choose to study from a range of areas: drawing,
painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, crafts, textiles.
 
There are costs involved in doing this course. Your campus will advise you.

Career Opportunities

Provides initial training for a career as a visual artist.

Articulation

This qualification articulates into the Certificate III in Aboriginal or
Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts (19103) and the Certificate III in Visual
Arts and Contemporary Craft (Visual Arts) (19113).

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Course structure

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What you must do to complete the course

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.
 
 
Learners complete five core and six elective units.
 
Examples of typical programs for a wide range of Visual Arts with a studio
based focus are provided below:
 
Core:
 
BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes
CUVCOR07B Use drawings to represent the object or idea
CUVCOR02B Develop and articulate concept for own work
CUVCOR11B Source information on history and theory and apply to own work.
CUVPRP02B Develop understanding of own Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
identity
 
6 Elective units for Visual Arts 3D studio based work:
 
CUVCRS13B Store finished work
CUVVSP50B Apply techniques to produce sculpture
CUVVSP26B Apply techniques to produce jewellery
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour
BSBDES303A  Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
CUVCRS08B Document the work progress.
 
OR
 
6 Elective units for Visual Arts 2D art form:
 
CUVCRS13B Store finished work
CUVVSP34B Apply techniques to produce paintings
CUVVSP14B Apply techniques to produce drawings
BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes
BSBDES303A  Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
CUVCRS08B Document the work progress.
 
OR
 
6 Elective units for employment or support work in the Visual Arts such as:
 
CUVVSP11B Apply techniques to produce digital images
CUVVSP18B Apply techniques to produce video art
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour
BSBDES303A  Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
CUVCRS08B Document the work progress
CUVADM11B Work within an arts organisation context.
 
Do a total of 11 units (5 core and 6 electives)
 
LEARNER SUPPORT:
Learners requiring support to meet their course and learning goals may
co-enrol in the Learner Support Course (9999).
 
 
 

Course Elective Completion:

At least 6 elective modules/units must be completed. These may be chosen from groups 2, 3

 
Group 1
All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes 20
CUVCOR02B Develop and articulate concept for own work 18
CUVCOR07B Use drawing techniques to represent the object or idea 36
CUVCOR11B Source information on history and theory and apply to own area of work 18
CUVPRP02B Develop understanding of own Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander identity 36
 
Group 2 STUDIO UNITS
At least 1 module/unit must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
CUVPHI05B Use a 35mm SLR camera or digital equivalent 50
CUVVSP04B Apply techniques to produce ceramics 36
CUVVSP11B Apply techniques to produce digital images 40
CUVVSP14B Apply techniques to produce drawings 36
CUVVSP18B Apply techniques to produce video art 36
CUVVSP26B Apply techniques to produce jewellery 36
CUVVSP34B Apply techniques to produce paintings 36
CUVVSP44B Apply techniques to produce prints 36
CUVVSP50B Apply techniques to produce sculpture 36
 
Group 3 SUPPORT UNITS
You may choose electives from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour 40
BSBDES302A Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms 55
BSBDES303A Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms 55
BSBITU201A Produce simple word processed documents 40
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices 20
CUSGEN05B Make presentations 18
CUVADM11B Work within an arts organisation context 18
CUVCOR01B Source concept for own work 18
CUVCRS08B Document the work progress 27
CUVCRS13B Store finished work 18
SIRXSLS001A Sell products and services 20
 
Group 998 TUTORIAL
Your teacher will tell you if you need to do any modules/units from this group
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
19102A Technical tutorial support 99
 

Requirements to receive the qualification

To gain the award the learner must satisfactorily complete 11 units. Five (5)
Core Units in Group 1 and six (6) Elective Units from Groups 2 and 3, with at
least one unit from Group 2.
 

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