Chase your next creative challenge!

This Qualification has been superseded and will change in 2022. You can apply for this program and will be supported to transfer into the new qualification once it becomes available.

If you love creating images and the process of visual stories this course is for you.

By specialising in illustration at Chisholm, you will further develop your practical communication skills in a variety of traditional and digital media techniques. In addition you will learn to develop conceptual ideas, problem solving techniques, creativity skills, fine illustration techniques, exhibition concepts and how to prepare artwork from publishing to exhibition.

Our passionate teachers are closely connected to the illustration industry, encouraging both traditional and contemporary image making Our experienced teachers are current practitioners in their field and inspire and support our students to create a portfolio in a range of styles.

You will complete most of your learning in our dedicated drawing, illustration and mac studios located at the Frankston campus, and will have the opportunity to conceptualise, plan and exhibit work in commercial gallery spaces throughout the course.

Classes are informative and fun with students encouraged to introduce their own style to their work and class assessments.

Our focus is on quality facilities and links to industry partners to provide stimulating and strong technical and creative expertise in the illustration field. The program is supported with workshops, excursions, industry visits and participation in competitions.

Course code
Delivery location
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 1 year. Part Time, 2 years.
Start dates
February 2022

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.