New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design
Ara Institute of Canterbury
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is designed for ākonga/learners who are seeking to develop broad technical skills and conceptual knowledge in arts, craft or design creative practice.
A range of industries will benefit from graduates who possess arts, craft or design creative capabilities.
Graduates will be able to operate independently within arts, craft and/or design creative and commercial environments.
Key Information for Students
NCEA Level 2 OR New Zealand Certificate in Digital Media Design (Level 4) OR New Zealand Certificate in Creativity (Level 4) OR New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 4) or equivalent OR If you have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), Ara will assess your qualification for academic entry equivalency. English Requirement: IELTS 5.5 Academic (no lower than 5.0 in any subtest)
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$32,000 - $48,000|
|In further study||32%|
|On a benefit||3%|
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Where does this information come from?
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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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