Graduate Diploma in Creative Entrepreneurship

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology trading as Toi Ohomai

Subject area

Fine Arts

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Entry requirements

To gain entry: Applicants must be 17 years of age or over. Applicants must be New Zealand citizens, permanent residents or have the requisite visa for study purposes. Students must be able to demonstrate adequate literacy and/or numeracy skills to enable them to meet all academic and health and safety requirements of the programme/course on which they enrol. A portfolio containing 10 pieces of work: Applicants are required to submit a portfolio when they apply for the programme. The portfolio will show applicants' creative ideas, originality, curiosity and imagination, and how they can use this within creative work. Domestic applicants must: *have completed an undergraduate degree in any creative technologies or related discipline; or *be able to demonstrate equivalent practical, professional or educational experience (a curriculum vitae must be submitted detailing relevant work experience and educational achievements) of:three years; or in exceptional circumstances, based on academic merit and/or relevant experience, students who do not have three years may be considered for admission subject to an interview with the Programme Area Lead, a prescribed programme of studies and approval by the Head of Department. International applicants must: *have completed an undergraduate degree in any creative technologies or related discipline; or *be able to demonstrate at least three years equivalent practical, professional or educational experience (a curriculum vitae must be submitted detailing relevant work experience and educational achievements). English Language: Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of having achieved an IELTS (International English Language Test Score) of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5 in each academic category: reading, listening, writing and speaking.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Graduate Diploma in Creative Entrepreneurship aims to develop students' knowledge and skills to innovate as practitioners in emerging creative industries. Their interdisciplinary (Art, Graphic Design; Fashion; and Interior Design), hands-on coursework will emphasize the conceptualization of innovative products and the structuring of innovation processes. They will explore the opportunities in being part of diverse teams which address multidisciplinary dimensions of complex challenges and produce breakthrough solutions.

The programme aims to enable graduates to navigate new markets, identify the diverse experts who will be able to skilfully collaborate with each other, and participate from concept to product.
Graduates will have the skills, knowledge and attributes to be entrepreneurs and contribute to the creative industries in Aotearoa New Zealand.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Visual Arts and Crafts at this level can earn:

$37,000

Median earnings one year after study

$43,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

75%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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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

Free phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Fax: (07) 544 2386
Email: info@toiohomai.ac.nz
Web: http://www.toiohomai.ac.nz

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Sources

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