Short Courses

Performing Arts

Melbourne Polytechnic training program is offering, participants with disabilities and/or learning difficulties an opportunity for participants to work together in a project based setting to enhance skills in theatre and production, set design and construction, staging and production and performing arts industry.

Course Code: SWE014

This program meets the needs of participants with learning needs and disabilities by expanding their experiences through hands on a project based learning.




Work Education
03 9269 8615


36 days
Total Hours: 252

Course Outline

  • Identifying different types of appropriate workplace communication
  • Participate in group discussions and activities
  • Learning to work in a team
  • Rights and responsibilities of employees and employers
  • Learning the difference between positive and negative criticism
  • Develop skills in this industry
  • Performance making, the industry, theatre in context
  • Learn about different jobs in this industry
  • Use various equipment
  • Problem solving
  • WH&S
  • Work skills

Course Outcomes

  • Performing Arts will give participants a 'taster' and insight into the creative arts industry and work opportunities.

Suitable For

  • People with learning needs



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 Paper


No prior knowledge or experience required.

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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