Certificate III in Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
The Koorie Unit
Course Location
Course Duration
Full Time: Certificate III - 1 year
Part Time: Available
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
Study Modes
On Campus; Full time; Part Time (Day)
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • 2014
Part Time:
  • 2014

Administration Contact
Post: PO BOX 3279, GMC 2841
Ph: 5127 0161
Email: amandak@gippstafe.edu.au or fionade@gippstafe.edu.au
Fax 1300 094 661

Course Overview

GippsTAFE has submitted applications to ASQA with the intention of delivering these courses/qualifications in 2014

Explore your creative side with this course from GippsTAFE.

As well as developing your artistic skills and cultural knowledge, you'll also learn about preparing for exhibitions and aspects of business and marketing.

Plus, you get to select eight units of your choice (called electives) so you can tailor the course to your own interests and goals.

You may enrol in individual units.

Qualifications And Recognition

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

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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

Employment Prospects

• Artist
• Craftsperson

Entry Requirements

• Be at least 16 years old
• Attendance at an interview

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Assessment is competency based and includes completed work, written and oral assignments.

Opportunities For Further Study

• Diploma of Arts

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

6 Core Units focusing on:
• Occupational Health & Safety 
• Cultural Studies
• Business and Marketing
• Exhibition Preparation
• Research and Review
Including 8 Electives focusing on
• Drawing 
• Painting
• Sculpture 
• Professional Practice