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Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

CUA20415

Explore a career in cultural arts

This qualification includes the basic creative and technical skills that underpin Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander visual arts and craft practices. Participants will gain valuable insight to Indigenous cultures relevant to a range of art forms.

LOCATIONS

Cairns
Cape York
Torres Strait Islands
Northern Territory
Tasmania

DURATION

6 to 12 months (full-time)
6 to 18 months (part-time)

Dependent on past and current skills and knowledge.

1800 308 838

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Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Explore a career in cultural arts

This qualification includes the basic creative and technical skills that underpin Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander visual arts and craft practices. Participants will gain valuable insight to Indigenous cultures relevant to a range of art forms.

CODE
TITLE
CORE / ELECTIVE

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BSBWHS201
Contribute to health and safety of self and others
Core
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work in a manner that is healthy and safe in relation to self and others and to respond to emergency incidents. It covers work health and safety (WHS) and emergency procedures and instructions, implementing WHS requirements and participating in WHS consultative processes.
CUAACD101
Use basic drawing techniques
Core
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to create a basic visual representation of objects or ideas. It does not relate to drawing as an art form.
CUAATS101
Develop understanding of own Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity
Core
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop an understanding of the cultural and intellectual properties of one’s own cultural identity. The local cultural knowledge necessary to achieve competency in this unit may only be accessible to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This unit also reflects the fact that there is no single Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture.
CUAPRP201
Make simple creative work
Core
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use a range of basic techniques, materials and equipment to construct props for the entertainment and event industries.
CUARES201
Source and use information relevant to own arts practice
Core
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to compile routine information for broadcast or publication.
It applies to content for media programs, interactive media products, websites, social media and print publications.
CUAATS504
Work with Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander cultural material
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural material in an appropriate manner.
BSBDES201
Follow a design process
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to follow a design process at a basic level, incorporating an element of problem solving to identify and resolve challenges that may hinder the process.
CUAIND201
Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop and apply basic creative arts industry knowledge to industry practices, including industry structures and operations, employment obligations and opportunities, the impact of new technology, and identification of industry laws and regulations.
CUADRA201
Develop drawing skills
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a limited range of basic drawing techniques to produce fundamental drawings from simple ideas. This unit relates to drawing as an art form and differs from units that focus on drawing as a visual representation tool.
CUAPRI201
Develop printmaking skills
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a limited range of basic printmaking techniques to produce fundamental prints from simple design concepts.
BSBINN201
Contribute to workplace innovation
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to make a pro-active and positive contribution to workplace innovation.
BSBITU201
Produce simple word processed documents
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to correctly operate word processing applications in the production of workplace documents.
BSBSMB201
Identify suitability for micro business
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake self-evaluation to determine whether identified business opportunities are realistic.
CUACER201
Develop ceramic skills
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a limited range of basic ceramic techniques to produce fundamental ceramic work from simple design concepts.
CUADIG202
Develop digital imaging skills
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use basic techniques to work with digital images.
CUASCU201
Develop sculptural skills
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a limited range of basic sculptural techniques to produce fundamental sculptures from simple design concepts.
CUATEX201
Develop skills in textile work
Elective
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a limited range of basic textile techniques to produce fundamental textile work from simple design concepts.
CUAWHS101
Follow safe dance practices
Elective
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to build a safe and healthy career in the live performance industry.

Fee for Service
For information on applicable fees, phone 07 4044 1060 or email trainingsupport@trainingca.com.au

On successful completion of this qualification, you will receive a Certificate in CUA20415 Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts.

On partial completion of this qualification, you will receive a Statement of Attainment in CUA20415 Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts.

Job opportunities

Visual arts and crafts professional

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