Art schools in Australia: Design colleges in Sydney NSW, Melbourne Victoria, Perth WA, Brisbane Queensland. Graphic design courses, interior design school, fashion design schools in Sydney, study abroad programs, masters degree courses, evening art classes..
Situated in the heart of North Sydney's central business district, Raffles College of Design and Commerce is a registered Higher Education Provider in Australia. We specialise in providing high-quality bachelor's and master's degree courses and certificate programmes in design, visual communication, and commerce as it specifically relates to the design industries. While the majority of our students (over 60%) come from Australia, we also welcome international students from all over the world.
We provide a variety of courses, including Fashion Design, Interior Design, Animation and Graphic Design. Our lecturers are active industry practitioners. And this allows them to constantly teach from a real-time perspective of industry practices. This enables us to produce graduates who will be industry-ready, well-respected and successful in their creative careers.
Formerly known as KvB Institute of Technology, we've been around for nearly 30 years. In 2005, the college joined Raffles Education Corporation, Asia Pacific's premier creative design and business education provider. This means that you can study part of your degree at one of our partner campuses in the Asia Pacific region.
Gold Coast Art School is located in Southport on the Gold Coast in south-east QLD, 94 km south of Brisbane. Gold Coast Art School specialises in classical arts training for all ages and can take students to a very advanced stage. Our art classes are held at different locations including schools in the Gold Coast area, the Gold Coast Art School itself and we can also be booked for private and group lessons anywhere in the Gold Coast, Brisbane or Tweed areas.
No matter whether you enjoy art as a hobby or dedicate yourself sincerely, it will only be by mastering one's medium that there is any realistic possibility of artistic freedom and creative expression, for both drawing and painting. Art is for everyone, no experience or skill is required to start. Art is for both the fun loving and the genuinely dedicated and is best learned by mastery of one's medium.
We teach solid classical theoretical methods through simple step by step demonstrations and exercises with plenty of visual examples to make it easy and enjoyable. Classes are from total beginners to advanced students, as well as for children.
Art training classes for all levels from beginner to advanced for both adults and children of all ages (private and group classes available):
- Beginners Drawing and Painting courses
- Portrait courses
- Human Form courses
- Open Ongoing classes
- Advanced Colour Practice workshops
- Business Practice workshops
3. Art Encounters, Melbourne
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Art Encounters in Elsternwick, Melbourne is the perfect place to explore your creativity and learn how to make art. Art Encounters was established in 1998 to provide the community with a school where people could rekindle and awaken their creative expression and desire to make art. We provide a highly supportive and stimulating environment for the novice to commence the journey of art education. Perfect for beginners who like to study in a personal environment in small groups.
Drawing and Painting for Beginners; Art Making for Beginners; Classical Painting Classes; Weekend workshops in Materials, Colour, Life Drawing, Watercolours, Portraiture, Landscape Painting, Observational drawing, Painting the Nude, Children's Classes and more.
4. Oceania Polytechnic Institute Of Education, Melbourne
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Oceania Polytechnic Institute of Education (OPIE) is a private tertiary institute in Victoria. It specialises in the fields of Art, Architecture, The Built Environment and Design. Oceania Polytechnic was founded in Melbourne in 1988 with the aim of producing graduates of international standard. It is the only private institution to offer a Bachelor of Architecture degree. The uniquely structured courses, internationally qualified teaching staff and individual attention given to each student provide a creative environment for those seeking a career in: Architecture; Interior Design; Building Drafting & Building Design.
ECU Mount Lawley's campus is home to one of Australia's most successful arts training institutions, the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). Only minutes away from Perth's CBD and serviced by convenient public transport, ECU's Mount Lawley Campus is an excellent choice for study, night or day. Extensive teaching resources, first-rate study facilities, a new gym and sports centre and on-campus residential accommodation is available. The Mount Lawley Campus forms part of a precinct with the Mount Lawley Senior High School.
WAAPA has an international reputation for excellence in arts education and training, offering Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Bachelor degree courses. Explore WAAPA's range of weekend and weeknight short courses - theatre and drama; dance; music; music theatre; production and design; broadcasting and many more.
6. Photography Studies College, Melbourne
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Photography Studies College (PSC) is a leading contemporary tertiary photography college in Melbourne, Australia specializing in photographic education and offering an exciting range of study options for full time, part time and international students.
PSC offers the unique accredited Advanced Diploma in Photography that has been specifically designed to produce multi skilled photographers and image-makers for a career in the many sectors of the photographic industry. Specialised major stream studies enable students to specialise in Commercial Photography, Photojournalism or Art Photography. The qualification can be achieved in either three years of full time study or a minimum of four years of part time study.
The Advanced Diploma of Photography is accredited by government bodies and recognized by the Australian peak industry body for photography, the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP).
- Advanced Diploma of Photography course (full-time and part-time study options). Specialised major stream studies enable students to specialise in Commercial Photography, Photojournalism or Art Photography.
Grenadi School of Design in Melbourne, Victoria, is a privately registered education provider, established in 1995, offering certificate to diploma courses in a wide range of graphic design and related subject areas and industry-standard software applications. At Grenadi you learn from industry trained and experienced tutors, classes are practical, hands on training with the latest versions of industry standard software and current technologies. The school is a member of the Australian Council for Private Education and Training and an educational member of the SGIA (Speciality Graphic Imaging Association). Grenadi is Austudy approved and also a registered CRICOS institute for overseas students.
Full Time, Part Time and Online Courses in Graphic Design & Web Design for local & International Students:
- Advanced Diploma of Advertising & Graphic Design
- Certificate in Web Design
- Certificate in Animation and Interactivity
- Certificate II in Printing & Graphic Arts Desktop Publishing
- Certificate III in Printing & Graphic Arts (Multimedia)
- Certificate IV in Design - Online
8. Whitehouse Institute of Design
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Founded in 1988, Whitehouse Institute of Design is a design school in Australia with centrally located campuses in the heart of Sydney, NSW and Melbourne, Victoria. Acknowledged for its high standard of design education, the institute offers a three-year Bachelor of Design degree course with specialisations in Fashion Design, Interior Design and Styling & Creative Direction.
An accredited Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Schools Certificate II program is available for Year 11 & 12 students in NSW and VIC. Design Beginnings Workshops in drawing, illustration and design presentation are offered during school holiday periods for all ages from secondary school onward.
Whitehouse offers a unique learning environment that encourages conceptual development, research and experimentation, and innovative design outcomes in a variety of studio and technical environments.
- Bachelor of Design Degree Course with specialisations in: Fashion Design; Interior Design and Styling and Creative Direction
- Accredited VET in Schools Certificate II program for Year 11 & 12 students
- Design Beginnings Workshops in drawing, illustration and design presentation are offered during school holidays
9. CATC Design School
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At CATC Design School, we’re proud to be one of Australia’s leading education providers in graphic design, interior design and photography. We offer diploma and advanced diploma courses in our campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or the Gold Coast.
We have been helping students to realise their dreams and goals for over 25 years. Our staff are industry practitioners and vastly experienced in the creative industries. Our focus is to teach project based practical and hands-on skills in a studio environment.
- Advanced Diploma of Arts (Electronic Design & Interactive Media)
- Diploma of Arts (Graphic Design & Advertising)
- Advanced Diploma of Arts (Interior Decoration & Design)
- Diploma of Arts (Interior Decoration & Design)
- Diploma of Photoimaging (Commercial Photography)
10. Julian Ashton Art School - Australia's Oldest Art School
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Julian Ashton Art School in Sydney offers full and part time courses to all students if there is a place, from 18 years to mature age, beginners and advanced. All our tutors are exhibiting artists dedicated to providing the perfect balance of individual tuition that allows students to proceed at their own pace. Diplomas and Certificates are awarded and Scholarships may be competed for by all enrolled students. They include; the Sir William Dobell, John Olsen, Brett Whiteley and Thea Proctor Scholarships.
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