New Zealand Diploma in Jewellery
Manukau Institute of Technology
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is for people seeking specialised skills and knowledge needed to enter professional careers in the broader jewellery industry and/or in preparation for independent studio practice. It is also designed for people already employed in the jewellery industry.
The jewellery industry and creative and cultural sector in Aotearoa New Zealand will benefit from having people trained in the design and construction of jewellery to a professional level.
Graduates will be capable of working independently as employees, or in self-employment or freelance roles.
Key Information for Students
Applicants must meet all of the following entry requirements ? Have successfully completed the MIT Certificate in Jewellery (Level 4) or an equivalent programme or ? Present a portfolio of examples of jewellery work completed in the previous 18 months and a personal statement outlining the reasons for choosing to apply for the programme. 9.1.2 Interviews Where an applicant's portfolio does not supply sufficient information to enable a decision on acceptance into the programme, the applicant may be invited to an interview for the purpose of gaining further relevant information. 9.1.3 English Language entry requirements Applicants must have sufficient competence in the English language to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English. 126.96.36.199 English Language requirements for International Students Any applicant whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of their English language competency as follows: Have English language competence to undertake this programme which is taught in English, for example, have achieved NCEA Level 2 English with 4 credits in reading and 4 credits in writing or equivalent. Any applicant whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 (with no score below 5.5) or equivalent 9.1.4 Regulatory requirements For the Diploma in Jewellery (level 5) a student can do a maximum of 3 courses as a Certificate of Proficiency. If they wish to complete more then 3 courses they are required to enroll in the entire programme 9.1.5 Other requirements Applicants must be physically capable of completing the programme.
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(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||$21,996 - $40,622|
|In further study||32%|
|On a benefit||4%|
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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