Follow your talent in arts into a creative career

Extend your expertise and develop valuable presentation skills to help you succeed in your area of interest across fine art, illustration and photography. When you complete the Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts, you’ll have advanced conceptual and technical skills, and the confidence to build a professional art folio.

The course is designed with a studio structure engaging contemporary arts studio, open studio, 2D studio, drawing and industry. There is a strong focus on self-directed proposals supported by an experienced professional team of teachers with broad links to the arts industry. While this course is delivered at the Frankston campus, students will have access to an extensive range of facilities across campuses, including sculpture workshops, printmaking facilities, studio, photography cyclorama and lighting studio, darkroom and green screen facilities and art studios.

Towards the end of the course, you’ll also be able to display your work in an industry exhibition and participate in public art projects.

This course is delivered over one year full time (two days) or two years part time (one day), plus industry and culture units. There is also an accelerated option delivered full time over six months or part time over one year.

Course code
On campus
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 1 year. Part Time, 2 years.
2018 start dates
Week commencing 19 Feb and 23 Jul.