Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts

CUA60715

Duration

46 WEEKS FULL-TIME

Course Fees

$15,000.00

Incidental Expenses

$500.00
Paid 30 days before commencement
If you are wanting to expand on your Prosthetics skills, learn more about prop making and enhance your SFX Makeup, this is the program for you!!

Experience hands on, real, practical skills by working with industry professionals and assisting with the design and development of Special Effects items to be used for Film Productions giving you “On Set” experience of how to manage the requirements.

A variety of prop making, and advanced moulding and casting techniques will be used to create full character designs using a combination of materials to make various prosthetics. You will also develop a Professional Portfolio of creative work that will enhance your career as an artist.

Topics

  • Full head Casting
  • Body life Casting
  • Plaster Mould Making
  • Fibre Glass Mould Making
  • Silicone Mould Making
  • Silicone Prop Making
  • Prop Painting Techniques
  • Advanced Sculpting Techniques
  • Life Drawing Concepts
  • Digital Design Concepts
  • Character Design Concepts
  • Full Character Foam Latex Prosthetics
  • Full Character Silicone Prosthetics
  • Vinyl Bald Cap Manufacturing and Applications
  • Collaborative Work with Flinders Uni – Film Production
  • Collaborative Work with MAPS- Film Production
  • Portfolio Development

Units of Competency

Core Units

BSBCRT601 Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity
CUAACD601 Extend professional expertise with drawing and other visual representation
CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
CUAPPR601 Originate a body of independent creative work
CUAPPR603 Engage in the business of creative practice
CUAPPR604 Publicly present a body of own creative work
CUARES602 Extend cultural research expertise
BSBCRT601
Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity
CUAACD601
Extend professional expertise with drawing and other visual representation
CUAPPR505
Establish and maintain safe creative practice
CUAPPR601
Originate a body of independent creative work
CUAPPR603
Engage in the business of creative practice
CUAPPR604
Publicly present a body of own creative work
CUARES602
Extend cultural research expertise

Elective Units

CUAPPR602 Collaborate in professional creative projects
CUAPPR606 Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level
CUAACD511 Make moulds and casts
CUASCU501 Refine sculptural techniques
CUAPRP402 Use casting and moulding techniques to make props
CUAPPR602
Collaborate in professional creative projects
CUAPPR606
Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level
CUAACD511
Make moulds and casts
CUASCU501
Refine sculptural techniques
CUAPRP402
Use casting and moulding techniques to make props

How to apply

To apply for this course first you must complete the Application Form on mediamakeup.com.au and submit the completed form to applications@mdiamakeup.sa.edu.au. If you have left high school within the last 2 years, please provide a copy of the most recent school report. Please note that application must have all questions answered and have the relevant documents attached. Once your application has been received you will be contacted for an interview at the academy. Please download and read the Learners Handbook prior to the interview and bring it with you, as there are forms required to be completed. If you are under 18 years of age then a guardian will need to attend the interview.

Prior to the interview, you will be required to arrive 15 minutes early to complete a short questionaire. This will help us to better understand your abilities to undertake the chosen qualification that you are applying for. At the interview the content and activities of the course and any Incidental Expenses or Fees and Charges will be explained, Policies and Procedures of the Academy will be discussed and the prospective learner’s ability to undertake the course will be assessed. If accepted into the course, and a deposit is required then payment will be due at this time and then a confirmation of enrolment will be received to confirm a placement in the course.

Incidental Expenses

AUD
Paid 30 days before commencement $500.00

Course Fees

AUD
Course Fees: $15,000.00
RTO code: 2316

To apply please complete application form and send with current resume to

 applications@mediamakeup.sa.edu.au

*This course is subsidised by South Australian Government, please enquire for further details.