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New Zealand Diploma in Photography

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Photography

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$10,431

over 1 Year - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people seeking entry-level employment or those already employed in the photographic industry.

The photographic industry and creative and cultural sector in Aotearoa New Zealand will benefit by having photographers enter the sector who are trained at an intermediate level.

Graduates will be capable of self-managing within defined guidelines to create photographic works.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Level 3 qualification or equivalent skills and/or knowledge International: IELTS 5.5 (no band below 5.0), or equivalent

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$10,431 $10,431
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,196 $6,196
Total $16,627 $16,627

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $32,819
Earnings range $21,996 - $40,622
In employment 57%
In further study 32%
On a benefit 4%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Maori Education Trust: Frances Irwin Hunt Art Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$3,500

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Maori Education Trust: Nicholas Irwin Hunt Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$3,500

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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.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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