Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
On Campus
6 months
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Course Overview

Do you want to learn more about your culture and have fun creating art?

Explore your own culture with hands on projects. As part of our project work we will help you to improve your reading, writing, study and job ready skills.

You will learn the basics of  drawing , painting and simple art pieces. It is a great way to start exploring art.


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:30pm - 2:30pm

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts.

Career Opportunities

The job roles that relate to this qualification may include

  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community Arts Workshop Assistant
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Studio Assistant.

It also provides

  • A pathway to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artist, crafting and design job roles.
  • Pathways into pre-employment training, further study and work in cultural arts environments within Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities.

Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Sample course units

Course Units
CUAATS111 Develop understanding of own Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander identity
CUAPPR211 Make simple creative work
BSBPEF202 Plan and apply time management
CUAPAI211 Develop painting skills
BSBWHS211 Contribute to the health and safety of self and others
CUAPPR314 Participate In Collaborative Creative Projects
CUAACD201 Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas
CUAACD101 Use basic drawing techniques
CUAATS211 Prepare for work in the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural arts industry
BSBTEC101 Operate digital devices


Not Applicable