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104 TAFE NSW -- Western Sydney Institute -- Course and Career Guide 2010 Media, Arts and Entertainment Certificate IV in (NRT) Photoimaging Course No 7539 Training Pkg Visual Arts, Craft and Design National Code CUV40403 Duration 1 year full-time, up to 3 years part-time Location Nepean (Kingswood) You must have some experience with using a 35mm SLR camera, processing film and printing black and white or colour images. You will learn to use a range of film and digital camera systems to produce professional quality photographic (wet based) or digitally developed prints for a range of purposes (e.g. magazines, multimedia, photographic displays etc). Entry requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent. Career opportunity: Photographic assistant. International students CRICOS Code 053375G. Certificate II in (NRT) Printing and Graphic Arts (Desktop Publishing) Course No 19302 Training Pkg Printing Graphic Arts National Code ICP20205 Duration 1 year part-time Location Nepean (Kingswood) Provides you with the skills to interpret the client's specifications for a job, develop basic design concepts, modify and manipulate data and images for the client, along with compliance standards in OHS, quality and communication. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunities: Worker in a range of graphic arts and allied industries. Certificate III in (NRT) Theatre and Screen Performance Course No 7521 National Code 91361NSW Duration 1 year full-time Location Nirimba For people wanting to work in the theatre industry as performers, stage support or assistant technicians. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunities: Actor at the community level for outdoor, Technical Support for an act/theatre/recording studio, Administrative Assistant in the Entertainment industry. International students CRICOS Code 059885D. Certificate II in (NRT) Visual Arts and Contemporary Craft Course No 19112 Training Pkg Visual Arts, Craft and Design National Code CUV20103 Duration 18 weeks full-time Location Nepean (Kingswood) For people wanting an introduction to the visual arts. It allows you to experience a range of studio practices. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunity: Initial training for a career as an artist. Statement of Attainment in (NRT) Visual Arts and Contemporary Craft ((Visual Arts) (Introduction to Photography) Course No 19120 Training Pkg Visual Arts, Craft and Design Duration 18 weeks part-time Location Nepean (Kingswood) There are two strands in this course: Single Lens Reflex (SLR) -- learn the basic elements of photography select equipment and materials for photographic tasks, and process and print black and white negative materials, Digital -- learn the basic elements of photography using digital camera systems to record a variety of images in a range of settings. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunity: Artist. Statement of Attainment in (NRT) Web Design Skills Course No 19046 Training Pkg Information and Communication Technology Duration 18 weeks part-time, flexible Location Blue Mountains, Nepean (Kingswood) For existing workers who have already developed basic IT skills and who wish to develop skills in designing and maintaining a website. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunities: Web Application Developer or a role in website maintenance.