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ICP40115 Certificate IV in Printing and Graphic Arts

National ID: ICP40115 | State ID: AWA7

Create diverse career options in design

Printing and graphic arts can be a pathway to any design field in the creative industries with further study.

Study the Certificate IV in Printing and Graphic Arts and you'll learn to design layouts and assemble text and graphics into page formats for printing, apply solutions to a range of problems associated with the reproduction of images for the print medium, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

It is highly recommended that you have completed ICP31415 Certificate III in Print Communications (as it contains prerequisite units) before entering this course.
North Metropolitan TAFE gives you the opportunity to complete both the Certificate III and Certificate IV in one year, improving your job prospects as well as allowing you to gain direct entry into the Diploma of Graphic Design

Gain these skills
  • Compose and evaluate typography
  • Develop detailed design concepts
  • Use software applications to create and produce digital designs
  • Generate complex imposition
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Good eyesight and normal colour vision
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Enjoy technical work and have an interest in typography, art and design
  • Good attention to detail

 

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Entrance Requirements

Prerequisites

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Prerequisites

There are prerequiste units contained within ICP31415 Certifcate III in Print Communications that you will need to have completed beofre commencing this course.

Job opportunities
  • Assistant Graphic Artist | Graphic Design Assistant
  •  Junior Designer
  • Digital Media Designer
  • Pre-Press Operator | Mac Operator
  • Pre-Press Technician
  • In-house Publishing Operator
  • Production Controller (Printing Industry) Supervisor

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How Full-Time
On campus
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Semester 2

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
Online
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Perth (Northbridge) - Online

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
Online
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

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Page last updated June 13, 2019