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The Arts – Certificate I-IV

    Certificate I in Visual Arts – Music – CUA10315

    This Music Industry qualification is recommended for people with little experience and beginners who wish to work in the music industry. By the end of this two year performance based course* you should be able to confidently play chords, scales, riffs and perform simple songs on guitar, play in a group and learn elementary Bass and Drums.

    *Note:  It is possible that if you work hard and develop a suitable standard of performance, you could move directly to Certificate II after the first year.

    You are also given experience in using amps and working safely whilst setting up and playing.  You will develop music industry knowledge and will be required to work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information.

    You must own your own instrument but previous experience with guitar is not essential.

     Unit of Competency Name  Hours
    Core Units
    CUAACD101 Use basic drawing techniques
    CUAPPR101 Use ideas and techniques to develop creative work
    BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    Elective Units
    CUAMPF101 Develop skills to play or sing music
    CUAMPF102 Develop ensemble  skills for playing or singing music
    ICTICT104 Use digital devices
     Total Hours  258

    Certificate cost:  $310.00 p.a.

    Certificate II in Creative Industries – Live Production – CUA20215

    This certificate is an Entertainment Industries qualification.

    The focus is on gaining practical Theatre Industry skills, knowledge and real-life experience in areas such as events management, lighting and audio, constructing props and set pieces and assisting in a public event. Completing the Certificate II is a pathway to a career or a life interest and connects you to further studies at CJSC in Cert lll Live Production and Services, courses at TAFE, University,  WAAPA or NIDA.

    You will gain practical experience in staging events and insight into the local arts industry whilst developing industry networks.  Developing your skills with this Certificate can assist you with creating a number of career paths while working as part of a team and being creative.

    Certificate Cost: $270 p.a.

    NB Fees must be paid before students will be permitted to attend excursions.

    CORE UNITS Total Hours 50
    BSBWOR203B Work effectively with others.
    CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry
    CUFIND201A Develop and apply creative Arts industry knowledge.
    CUSOHS301A Follow occupational health and safety procedures.

    ELECTIVE UNITS Total Hours 205
    CUASTA202 Assist with bump in and bump out of shows
    CUALGT201 Develop basic lighting skills and knowledge.
    HLTGM202D Use hand and power tools (prop construction)
    CUAVSS201 Develop basic vision systems skills.
    CUASTA201 Develop basic staging skills.
    CUASOU201 Develop basic audio skills and knowledge

    TOTAL HOURS 255

    Certificate II in Creative Industries – Media – CUF20107

    This qualification is recommended for people with some experience and beginners who wish to work in Media related industries such as; film maker, television presenter, journalist, production assistant, camera operator – film, TV, video, entertainer, audio-visual technician. By the end of this course (run over two years) you should be able to confidently work alone and in a group using video cameras and editing equipment and apply skills, techniques and design principals to create short films, music video clips and the lighting techniques to compliment them. You will also be given experience working in a creative environment and following health and safety procedures.

    You will develop visual arts industry knowledge and will be required to work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information.

    Certificate cost:  $210.00     N.B. Fees must be paid before student will be permitted to attend excursions.

      NATIONAL Unit of Competency Name Hours
      Core Units    
    BSBCRT101A Apply critical thinking techniques 20
    CUFIND201A Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge 20
    CUSOHS301A Follow occupational health and safety procedures 20
    BSBWOR203A Works effectively with others 20
      Elective Units  
    CUESCE05B Apply a general knowledge of scenic art 20
    CUFCAM201A Assist with a basic camera shoot 30
    CUFPOS201A Perform basic vision and sound editing 50
    BSBDES201A Follow a design process 40
    Total Nominal Hours 260

     

     

    Certificate II in Visual Arts – CUA20715

    This qualification is recommended for people who wish to work in visual arts related industries such as; illustration, concept art, game design, graphic design, photography, filmmaking, video art, advertising, interior architecture, industrial design, interior design, interior decoration, advertising, fashion design, web-design, make-up artist, display artist, stylist, artist or crafts person etc

    By the end of this full year course students should be able to confidently work alone and in a group to create digital art works following health and safety procedures. They will acquire a broad range of skills and techniques in employing the elements and principles of art and design.

    Students will develop visual arts industry knowledge and are required to work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information.

    Core Units  Hours
    CUVPRP201A Make simple creative work 40
    CUVRES201A Source and use information relevant to own arts practice 30
    BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes 15
    CUVACD101A Use basic drawing techniques 40
    Elective Units
    BSBDES201A Follow a design process 40
    CUVDRA201A Develop drawing skills (digital) 40
    CUVDIG302A Produce video art 40
    BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour 40
    CUVDIG201A Develop digital imaging skills 40
     Total Hours 325

    Course cost: $290.00

    NB Fees must be paid before students will be permitted to attend excursions.

    Certificate II in Music Industry – CUA20615

    This qualification is recommended for students who wish to work in the music industry. By the end of this full year course you should be able to confidently play, make music in a group by developing the skills for working in an ensemble, develop industry knowledge and operate recording and P.A. equipment using safe handling practices. You are also given experience in music creation including song writing.

    You are required work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information. You must own your own instrument and accessories and previous experience with that instrument is essential (chords, riffs, tabs etc.). You will select from Guitar, Bass, Drums or Voice and be assessed on one instrument only.

    By completing this course, you can apply to study a higher certificate at Cyril Jackson Senior Campus, a State Training Provider or TAFE. Other possibilities include
    applying to study music (Contemporary) at WAAPA. It is also highly recommended that students complete Workplace Learning with this course to gain relevant industry experience.

    Unit of competency Hours
    Core Units
    CUAIND201 Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge
    BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
    BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of others
    Elective Units
    CUAMLT201 Develop and apply musical ideas and listening skills
    CUASOU203 Assist with sound recordings
    CUAMPF201 Play or sing simple musical pieces
    CUAMPF203 Develop ensemble skills for playing or singing music
    CUAMPC201 Incorporate technology into music making
    Total Hours 268

    Certificate cost:  $350.00

    N.B.  Fees must be paid before students will be permitted to attend excursions

    Certificate III in Music Industry – CUA30915

    The Certificate III in Music Industry is a full year course. It also forms the first year of the two year Certificate IV in Music Industry at Cyril Jackson. Students who complete the Certificate III in Music qualify to complete the Certificate IV in Music Industry the following year.  An interview is a prerequisite for this performance based qualification to determine readiness to study at this level.

    It is recommended for students with experience in guitar, bass, drums, keyboards or voice who wish to work in the music industry. Performance, song writing and music industry skills are developed. You will create and market your own original Demo and work together in groups to perform at, run and organise several live performances.

    You are required to work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information.  You must own your own instrument and accessories.  By completing this course, you can apply to study Contemporary Music at tertiary institutions such as WA Academy of Performing Arts at ECU, or a Diploma in Music at the Central Institute of Technology.

    Suitability for enrolment in the Certificate III in Music Industry is assessed individually.
    Please phone the campus to arrange an appointment time.

    CORE UNITS Total Hours 135
    BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    CUACMP301 Implement copyright arrangements
    CUAIND303 Work effectively in the music industry
    CUAMLT302 Apply knowledge of style and genre to music industry practice

    ELECTIVE UNITS Total Hours 263
    Song Writing
    CUAMLT301 Develop and apply aural perception skills
    CUAMCP301 Compose simple songs or musical pieces
    CUAMPF304 Make a music demo
    Performance
    CUAMPF204 Play or sing from simple written notation
    CUAMPF301 Develop technical skills in performance
    CUAMPF302 Prepare for performances
    CUAMPF404 Perform music as part of a group

    TOTAL HOURS 390

    It is also highly recommended that students complete Workplace Learning with this course to gain relevant industry experience.

    2017 Certificate cost: $440 p.a.

    Certificate III in Live Production and Services – CUA30413

    Theatre Production Crew focus

    This certificate is an Entertainment Industries qualification. The focus is on gaining practical Theatre Industry skills, knowledge and real-life experience in areas such as Events Management, Lighting and Audio, constructing props and costume pieces and assisting in a public event.

    Completing the Certificate II is a pathway to a career or a life interest and connects you to further studies at TAFE, University, WAAPA or NIDA. You will gain practical experience in staging events and insight into the local arts industry whilst developing industry networks.

    Developing your skills with this Certificate can assist you with creating a number of career paths while working as part of a team and being creative!


    N.B.  Fees must be paid before students will be permitted to attend excursions.
    Course Cost: $380.00

    CORE UNITS Total Hours 165
    BSBWOR301B Organise personal work priorities and development
    CPCCOHS1001 Work safely in the construction industry (RPL Cert ll)
    CUAIND301 Work effectively in the creative arts industry
    CUSHS301A Follow occupational health and safety procedures
    CUVPRP304A Participate in collaborative creative projects.
    SITXCCS303 Provide Service to customers
    ELECTIVE UNITS Total Hours 240
    CUALGT301 Operate Basic Lighting
    CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work
    CUASTA301 Assist with production operations for live performance.
    CUAVSS201 Develop basic vision system skills (RPL Cert II)
    HLTGM202D Use hand and power tools (prop construction)
    CUASOU201 Develop basic audio skills and knowledge
    CUSSOU303A Set up and disassemble audio equipment
    CUALGT201 Develop basic lighting skills and knowledge (RPL Cert ll)
    CUFLGT301A Prepare, install and test lighting equipment

    TOTAL HOURS 405

    Certificate III in Visual Arts – CUA20715

    This qualificaiton is delivered over two years and is recommended for people who wish to work in visual arts related industries or for those who intend to continue into higher education, such as TAFE. You will be suitably equipped to either work or study in industry areas such as; architecture, environmental design, interior architecture, industrial design, interior design, interior decoration, illustration, concept art, game design, graphic design, photography, filmmaking, video art, advertising, fashion design, web-design, make up artist, display artist, stylist, artist or crafts person.

    By the end of the two-year course you should be able to confidently work alone and in a group to create 2D digital art works and 3D interactive artworks following health and safety procedures. You will acquire a broad range of skills and techniques in employing the elements and principles of art and design.

    You will develop visual arts industry knowledge and are required to work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information.

    Certificate Cost: $340 p.a.

    NB Fees must be paid before students
    will be permitted to attend excursions.

    CORE UNITS Total Hours 185
    BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    CUAACD201 Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas
    CUAPPR301 Produce creative work
    CUARES301 Apply knowledge of history and theory to own arts
    practice

    ELECTIVE UNITS Total Hours 380
    BSBDES201 Follow a design process
    BSBDES301 Explore the use of colour
    CUACER301 Produce ceramics
    CUADIG305 Produce digital images
    CUADIG306 Produce video art
    CUAPPR407 Select and prepare creative work for exhibition
    CUAPRI301 Produce prints
    CUASCU301 Produce sculpture

    TOTAL HOURS 565

    Certificate IV in Music Industry – CUA40915

    This is a two year part time course delivered over two and a half days each week. For the first year students complete the Certificate III in Music Industry.  The focus is on performance and song writing in contemporary music and is recommended for students who are competent on Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Drums or Voice.

    This qualification prepares candidates for the job roles of musician/singer-songwriter and is a pathway for studying a Diploma of Music at a State Training Provider or Contemporary Music at university. It reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed music skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of music industry contexts. You will apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. You may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

    You are required work independently to gather evidence and maintain a portfolio of work samples and relevant information. You must own your own instrument and accessories.

    Suitability for enrolment in the Certificate IV in Music Industry is assessed individually.
    Please phone the campus to arrange an appointment time.

     

    Units of Competency Hours
    Core units
    BSBCRT401 Articulate, present and debate ideas
    BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright
    BSBSMB301 Investigate micro-business opportunities
    CUAWHS302 Apply work health and safety practices
    Song Writing
    CUSMCP402 Develop techniques for composing music
    CUSMCP303 Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media
    Performance
    CUSMPF405 Develop instrumental techniques
    CUSMPF406 Perform music as a soloist
    CUSMPF401 Rehearse music for group performances
     Total hours  356

    2017 Certificate cost: $510.00

    Please note:  Up to five (5) units may be credited towards the Certificate IV in Music Industry for students who completed the Certificate III in Music [CUS30109] in 2016.