Certificate II in Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts (11)

National Joblink

This qualification is part of the Visual Arts, Crafts and Design Training Package. It allows learners to develop the basic art-making skills that underpin visual arts and craft practice. The local cultural knowledge necessary to achieve some of the units of competency in this qualification may only be accessible to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people. Any organisation or individual planning to offer this qualification would be expected to work closely with the local Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander community, for example through establishing a local Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander reference group.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


10 units: 5 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in OHS processes; Use basic drawing techniques; Develop understanding of own Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander identity; Make simple creative work; Source and use information relevant to own arts practice. Electives: Work with Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander cultural material; Apply critical thinking techniques; Develop basic dance techniques; Perform basic Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander dance technique; Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context; Develop glassworking skills; Carry out measurements and calculations; Make an object from cloth using an existing pattern; plus more.

Related Careers:

Artist, Craftsperson,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Yarrawonga No info No Online
Yarrawonga No info No
Yarrawonga No info No Full time
Yarrawonga No info No Part time
Established in 1984 in Tasmania, National Joblink (NJL) is a community-based Registered Training Organisation. It provides assistance and training to individuals, businesses, employers, jobseekers and young people in TAS, QLD, NSW, NT and SA. Training is delivered to groups at different training sites or to groups or individuals in the workplace. NJL may deliver training at no cost to the trainee where government funding is available. The provider also offers the federally-funded Youth Connection program in Tasmania, assisting young people (11-17 years) who are most at risk of leaving school early or have already disengaged from education.

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