Short Courses

Children's Book Illustration - Intermediate

Learn to create beautiful, illustrated worlds in this intermediate short course. Creative participants will learn to illustrate books for children.

Course Code: SVA073




Visual Arts
03 9269 8615


5 weeks
Total Hours: 15

Course Outline

  • Topics include:
  • Define illustrative style
  • Improve skills to produce a children's book

Course Outcomes

  • Develop your own characters to suit a given text
  • Draw facial expressions
  • Create a story board from a given text or book concept
  • understand book composition and text placement

Suitable For

  • Participants wishing to increase their knowledge in illustrations for children's books
  • Increase drawing knowledge
  • Artists



No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

Assessment Methods

No formal assessment


Pen and notebook


No prior experience necessary. Children's Book Illustration - Introduction are directly eligible

Workplace Training

Consultancy - Training can be offered on-site or off-site

Available Sessions

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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