Course Start Date
04 Aug 2020
18 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- VET Student Loans Available
- Non Government Subsidised
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who design for live theatre performance. They execute judgements across a broad range of technical functions in the entertainment industry and have a wide range of specialised technical, creative or conceptual skills. They have autonomy in performing and can be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the work of others within broad parameters.
National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work:
Sets and staging for some performances or events may fall within the definition of construction work. If so, people entering the construction site are required to complete the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (Australian Safety Compensation Council, May 2007). Achievement of the unit 'CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry' from the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package fulfils this requirement.
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To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Wednesday 22 July, 2020||6:00pm to 8:00pm drop in anytime||Design Centre Enmore, Building G, Level G, Room GG.10|
|Thursday 30 July, 2020||6:00pm to 8:00pm drop in anytime||Design Centre Enmore, Building G, Level G, Room GG.10|
This is a full time blended course. You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 36 weeks/ 1 year. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 16 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 16 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preparation and research.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
Have a minimum pre-requisite Certificate IV in Design / or equivalent.
This Learner group consists of individuals that have completed one or a combination of the following:
Certificate III in Design Fundamentals CUA30715
Certificate IV in Design CUA40715
Degrees of parts thereof in Visual Arts
Diplomas & Advanced Diplomas in other design disciplines (i.e. Fashion, Industrial, and Interior).
Experience in the workplace for example: professional and community theatre and festivals.
In exceptional circumstances learners that have excelled in Design & Technology and/or Visual Arts at high school and/or design and construction for school theatrical productions.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
TAFE NSW provides the following services to ensure a supported and successful learning environment for all students:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- International Student Support
- Multicultural Support
Detailed current information on these Support Services are made available to staff and students at https://www.tafensw.edu.au/student-services.
Additionally, every student is supported by a dedicated Student Services team at each campus location.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday 9.00am to 5.30pm, Wednesday 9.30am to 4.30pm and Thursday 9.30am to 4.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
"PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
Find out more about VET Student Loans.
Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.
The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
Additonal resources will be required to successfully complete this course and will cost approximately $190.00 for materials/consumables, subsidising field trips and visits, safety equipment and/or toolkits and general resources.
To complete your VET Student Loan application, you will need to provide:
- Your Tax File Number (TFN). If you dont have a TFN, click here for information on how to apply for one. You can complete your loan application with a Certificate of Application for a TFN, but must provide your TFN as soon as it is issued. If you dont provide your TFN before your first census day, you will need to pay the tuition fees for that unit of study.
- Your Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN) ). If you have previously accessed a loan via the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), either at TAFE or university, you will already have a CHESSN. You must use the same CHESSN whenever you access a student loan. If you dont have CHESSN, we will allocate one on your behalf.
- A copy of your Australian Year 12 Certificate; OR
- A copy of a certificate showing that you have been awarded a qualification at level 4 or above in the Australian Qualifications Framework (where the language of instruction was English). If you previously completed a Certificate IV or higher qualification at TAFE NSW, just let us know where and when you studied in your application; OR
- Display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. We will let you know if this is required once you apply.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census Date||Amount|
|20DCE00406||UOS 1-CUA50513-20DCE-040-VSL||04 Aug 2020||23 Oct 2020||07 Sep 2020||$2,953.00|
|20DCE00407||UOS 2-CUA50513-20DCE-040-VSL||26 Oct 2020||08 Jan 2021||07 Dec 2020||$2,953.00|
|21DCE00089||UOS 3-CUA50513-20DCE-040-VSL||11 Jan 2021||02 Apr 2021||01 Feb 2021||$2,953.00|
|21DCE00090||UOS 4-CUA50513-20DCE-040-VSL||29 Mar 2021||18 Jun 2021||03 May 2021||$2,951.00|
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|CPCCOHS1001A||Work safely in the construction industry|
|BSBDES502||Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief|
|BSBCMM401||Make a presentation|
|BSBWHS501||Ensure a safe workplace|
|BSBDES501||Implement design solutions|
|CUADES502||Realise production designs|
|CUARES403||Research history and theory to inform own arts practice|
|CUAINN501||Adopt an innovative approach to creating production elements|
|CUAACD302||Produce computer-aided drawings|
|CUAIND502||Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge|
|CUADIG508||Refine digital art techniques|
|CUAGRD502||Produce graphic designs for 2-D and 3-D applications|
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