The programme aims to prepare professional Visual Arts teachers and community-based artists who:
Can demonstrate a solid foundation in visual arts skills, related academic competencies, and visual arts teaching practices to meet their future teaching needs;
Have a passion for professional excellence and are committed to lifelong learning;
Can work collaboratively with students, parents, colleagues, school administrators and other professionals to promote visual arts and related arts education in primary/secondary schools; and
Are able to work across a range of established art forms and contribute to the promotion and development of the arts and arts education in the local, regional and international cultural and creative industries.