New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design
Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Limited
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 learners who wish to further develop their practical and conceptual skills and knowledge in arts, crafts and/or design.
The creative industries and cultural sector in Aotearoa New Zealand will benefit from graduates who can use research to inform, critique and present resolved work in simulated contexts.
Graduates will be able to independently select and apply a range of processes in arts, craft and/or design contexts.
Key Information for Students
Applicants must hold at least one of the following: A level 3 qualification in a related field OR University Entrance OR Equivalent academic achievement OR On a case-by-case at the discretion of the Executive Dean OR Provisional enrolment. International students is IELTS Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (or equivalent).
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||$26,007 - $43,735|
|In further study||25%|
|On a benefit||6%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Graduate Women Manawatu Award - UCOL @ Palm North
UCOL (Universal College of Learning)
About $2000 each if three awards made.
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.