Certificate IV in Design (CUA40720)

If you’re considering a career in design, Whitehouse offers the exciting opportunity to develop your foundation skills in Art & Design, culminating in a specialist professional portfolio exhibition.

On completion of this 18 week intensive program, you will have the unique opportunity of direct entry into one of Whitehouse's Bachelor of Design courses in either Fashion Design, Creative Direction & Styling or Interior Design.

Certificate IV in Design

Foundation for Professional Portfolio Development

The Certificate IV in Design (CUA40720) will be spent investigating different areas of art and design, identifying your strengths and personal interests. As the course progresses, you’ll have more freedom to specialise in your chosen area of design. This will help you grow as a designer and determine which design direction your academic path and future career may proceed. The course is fast-paced, fun, creative and it will encourage you to develop your artistic ability. You will learn a broad range of skills before tailoring the course to your personal area of interest and will ultimately help guide you in choosing the specialist undergraduate course best suited to you.


Facilities & Infrastructure

With design-centric campuses in Melbourne and Sydney, Whitehouse students are provided with state-of-the-art facilities within each of their subjects. Exclusive access to digital resources and a comprehensive library, ensures that students have extensive research support.

The Whitehouse environment is collaborative, supportive and encouraging. Check out our campuses here.

Certificate IV Graduate Outcomes

Successful completion of the Certificate IV in Design (CUA40720) provides direct entry into the Bachelor of Design at Whitehouse, in your choice of specialisation. This course also offers direct entry into the University of Northampton, UK, within their Bachelor of Fashion Design or Bachelor of Interior Design.