C5348 - Diploma of Visual Arts
RMIT program code: C5348
Plan name: Diploma of Visual Arts
Plan code: C5348
National Program Code: CUA51115
Campus: City Campus
Full-Time Duration: Full-time 12 months / Part-time 2 years (part-time not available to mid-year commencing intake)
Minimum Nominal Hours: 980
CRICOS code: 090442F
2021 Enrolment Program Structure
This qualification requires the completion of 15 units - 6 core units and 9 elective units.
Face-to-face teaching and blended learning has resumed for many RMIT programs. Some courses are available to study online but other courses and placements will require you to be in Australia and on campus.
If you are an international student and are currently offshore, please visit RMIT’s programs and courses Coronavirus advice page for information on remote study options for your program. If you are unsure, please contact your Program Manager for advice before you enrol.
Diploma of Visual Arts - Program code C5348 - Enrolment Program Structure
New students commencing in Semester 2 2021 will have their Group/Class Section code preselected. Please add the courses that have been preselected for you in Enrolment Online.
Your Class Section code: MDVA and MDP1 or MDVA and MDP2
Commenced February 2021
If you commenced your program in February 2021, you will receive further information and a timetable from your program area prior to the end of Semester 1. You will need to refer to the timetable provided when selecting your classes and/or electives before adding them into your Semester 2 enrolment in Enrolment Online.
If you are a returning student and you need to repeat any course/s, please seek academic advice from your Program Manager, Joel Rainford at firstname.lastname@example.org before you re-enrol.
If you can’t see the courses that you should be selecting, please contact VE Connect via the RMIT Student Connect portal.
Important: An incorrect enrolment can prevent you from completing the program's requirements and graduating.
Credit transfer or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you have any enquiries regarding credit or recognition of prior learning towards your program from an external training organisation please go to the RMIT Apply for Credit web page for instructions, information, and how to apply.
If you require academic advice please contact your Program Manager.
Why can’t I see the timetable?
If you cannot see your courses in the timetable then it is not yet available. If your courses were preselected for you then please be assured that your classes will not clash.
My courses weren’t preselected for me. How do I make sure they don’t clash?
If your courses have not been pre-selected for you in EOL, please carefully follow the instructions above and choose classes from the correct class section to ensure you don't have any clashes. If you are repeating any classes, follow instructions from your Program Manager regarding which classes to enrol in to.
I have accidentally enrolled in classes that clash – what do I do?
Please check your timetable again at least two weeks before the start of your classes. If you find that any of your classes clash, you will need to drop the incorrect class and enrol in a replacement class. Please contact your Program Manager to confirm which classes to drop and add.
C5348 Core Units - Select ALL Six (6) Courses
C5348 Mandatory Elective Units - Complete the first 3 electives unless transitioning with uncompleted units of competencies from C5308.
C5348 Digital Art Elective Units - Select 3 out of the 5 specialisations. Complete both electives in this group.
C5348 Painting Elective Units - Select 3 out of the 5 specialisations. Complete both electives in this group.
C5348 Printmaking Elective Units - Select 3 out of the 5 specialisations. Complete both electives in this group.
C5348 Public Art Elective Units - Select 3 out of the 5 specialisations. Complete both electives in this group.
C5348 Sculpture Elective Units - Select 3 out of the 5 specialisations. Complete both electives in this group.
Contact details and related links
Program structure enquiries
Telephone: +61 3 9925 8193
Telephone: +61 3 9925 4320
Creative Industries cluster
College of Vocational Education
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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.
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