Diploma In Art,1973-1976
Kogarah Tech. I covered Lettering, Photography, Silk Screen Printing, 2D & 3D Design, Drawing (still life, figure theory and technical), Painting Methods and Media, Composition, Sculpture, Art History.
The National Art School, East Sydney Technical College. Majored in Sculpture and covered casting(plaster etc.) modeling (clay etc.)carving and construction work. Design, Drawing etc..
Alexander Mackie College of Advanced Education, School of Art, Burton Street. (The college was uprated to a C.A.E. and the administration transferred to Alexander Mackie.) Additional subject covered in this year included Bronze Casting, Environmental Studies, Art & Society, Lithography.
4th. and final year
A.M.C.A.E. School of Art , The Rock, and Cumberland Street. Additional subjects taken Electro Media.(see appendix 'C' for computing experience during this period)
the end of 1976 I graduated
with a Diploma In Art having
obtained 573 Credit Points (552
being the requirement for the
award of a diploma.
Bachelor Of (Visual) Arts
Sydney College of Advanced Education, Albion Avenue Paddington.
SHORT COURSES : SEMINARS & CONFERENCES. :-
Simultaneously to my
under-graduate studies I
attended a series of lectures
by Prof. Don Herbison-Evans at
the BASSER Department of
Computer Science, Sydney Uni.
on 'Computer Graphic Techniques
and Theory' as well as 'Fortran
After working at ATN7 I did the
'Introduction to 16mm. Film'
course ran by The Open
Programme of The Australian
Film and T.V. School' North
External Studies while at The Australian Bureau of Statistics:-
# Attendance of GRAPHICS83 , AUSGRAPH86
Lectures on Computer Graphics Theory & Techniques.
# B.A. Conversion giving me a BACHELOR of (VISUAL) ARTS
# 'Training Skills Course' from National Trainer Training Services
Courses done at the Australian Bureau of Statistics:-
Induction Course, Clerical
Skills Course, Statistical
Skills Course, Supervision
Course, On the Job Training
Course, Adhoc Course for
Production of Overhead
COMPUTER SERVICES TRAINING
M200 Overview Course
& T.S.S, Natural, Jol, Nedi
& C.F.P, P.F.D. A.B.S.
Network (FACOM Course),
User Documentation (Central Office Course)
SAS & SAS/GRAPH (Video Courses), Data Analysis, Micro Introduction
DELTAK COURSES ON
Structured Cobol Programming, Jackson Method, ADABAS
C Introduction, UNIX Overview
Course organized by The Road And Traffic Authority :-
COMPUTER SERVICES TRAINING SECTION
ORACLE For Developers (1) @ Oracle,
SQL*Plus, SQL*Forms, SQL*ReportWriter
Fujitsu AI Courses @ Fujitsu
Lisp Basics, Lisp Programming,
Eshell/X (Lisp Based Expert System Shell)
ES/SDEM (Expert System Development Methodology)
UTS Fundamentals (UNIX) @ Fujitsu
NOVEL Netware Lan Supervisor's Course @ Amicron
C Programming Course (in-house)
X Windows System Course (in-house)
EXTERNAL STUDIES SINCE JOINING R.T.A. :-
# Attendance of AUSGRAPH89
Lecture on Graphics User Interface Standards.
# "Introduction to Hypertext and Hypermedia" at The Key Centre for Advanced
Computing Sciences, University of Technology Sydney
# "Expert Systems Design Course" by John Debenham, at
Insearch Ltd., University of Technology Sydney
# "User Interface Design" by Kerry Szabo, at BKX Australia Pty. Ltd
# Attendance of IJCAI91, Lectures on Artificial Inteligence.
# "Introduction to IconAuthor", PPS Technology.
Management" course ran by
the former Purchasing
Development Center of the
Department of Administrative
# "Project Management" Kepner Tregoe