Printing and Graphic Arts Certificate II

Delivery and Cost Details

This course is designed to introduce students to the theories and practices necessary to work as an assistant desktop publisher. It covers design and layout, checking proofs, liaising with commercial printers and producing materials for publication.

Note: details below are subject to change

Proposed Timetable: Dandenong Wed 8.30am – 12.30pm

At the time of publication, next year’s VETiS materials charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $184 for first and second year students will be required to be paid on course counselling day. Once materials fees are known, parents will either be reimbursed if overcharged or invoiced for outstanding fees.

Possible Career/Further Study Pathways

Sign writer, Graphic designer, Graphic artist assistant, Multimedia design assistant, Advertising design assistant, Print/graphic design assistant, Digital print operator, Advertising design assistant, Graphic design/art assistant, Multimedia design assistant, Design assistant, Printing machinist

Further study pathways: Certificate IV in Design, Diploma of Graphic Design

Work Placement Requirements

Recommended but not mandatory.

Special comments about the program

This is a two year program.

Year 10 Maths and English required

Equipment/PPE: Pen, USB stick, A4 notebook, Folder

For VCE students, this program does not have a study score, and contributes only at Unit 1 and 2 (Year 11 level).