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Visual Arts Specialist Program

The Armadale SHS Visual Art Specialist Program offers students an unique opportunity to study and explore their passion and love of the visual arts. This program allows lower school students to meet with their art teacher four times a week, giving them an in-depth experience of visual arts. In this course students will develop advanced Visual Arts knowledge and skills that will prepare them for senior school, employment, TAFE and/or University entry.

Visual Arts Specialist Program Details

The program is for Year 8 - 10 students (Year 7 in 2015). Students will gain a Vocational qualification in art which is a nationally recognised qualification. They will experience extension activities, guest speakers and artists in residents, day trips and art gallery visits.

Students will study the same amount of English, Mathematics, Science and Society & Environment classes as regular students but will also study four sessions of Art per week all year.

Entry Requirements

To be accepted into the program you need:

• A keen interest in Visual Arts
• A good work ethic and behavior
• To sit an entry test and interview


To maintain the integrity of the program students must consistently demonstrate a satisfactory work ethic and satisfactory behavior. Students who are unable to demonstrate these will be integrated back into regular classes.

How do I apply? Complete the Application form and send it to Armadale Senior High School via email, fax or post. Download brochure and Application



169 South West Highway Armadale WA 6112 | Phone: 9497 6400 | Facsimile: 9497 2957 |