CUA30515 Certificate III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

Set yourself on the path to a creative career in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts industry. Gain the practical skills required to gain an entry-level position as a performer or artist. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts are a rich contribution to Australia’s diverse contemporary culture and national identity. Now more than ever artists are depicting their culture in their art and showcasing it in mainland exhibitions.

This course will help you develop a range of art and craft skills in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural arts. Develop your understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity and learn to apply this knowledge to an arts context. You will gain drawing skills, explore use of colour, and produce paintings, prints and ceramics.

Successful completion of this course will prepare you for further study in this area. You will also be able to enter the industry as an artist or production assistant.

Study mode

On Campus

Course duration

6 months

Locations

Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets, Cairns Queensland 4870

Corner of Hugh Street and Fulham Road, Pimlico Queensland 4812

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the CUA30515 Certificate III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with TAFE Queensland to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


The CUA30515 Certificate III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts is a nationally recognised course delivered by TAFE Queensland, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment Options

For more information about this course and payment options please enquire now.

About This Provider

TAFE Queensland is Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. TAFE Queensland deliver practical, industry-relevant training across a range of industries from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees, at more than 50 locations in Queensland.

Operating since 1998
Legal name TAFE Queensland
RTO code 0275