This course is only available for Indigenous students.
Express your passion and pride in your culture through art. Studying the Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts, you'll master techniques in jewellery making, printmaking, painting, sculpture, textiles, and drawing.
It doesn't matter if you're a beginner artist, or if you've just started exploring your culture - this course is suitable for any level of art and cultural knowledge.
This course is a nationally recognised qualification, and is delivered on campus.
Training package entry requirements
There are no training package entry requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into the course applicants must:
Additional selection criteria are:
This course introduces you to Aboriginal culture and its contemporary expression as art, furthers your knowledge and skills in Cultural Arts, and gives you links to the industry as an artist.
The knowledge gained through this course prepares you for work in educational or community organisations, and also gives you the skill and cultural understanding to establish yourself as an independent visual artist.
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.