New Zealand Diploma in Performing Arts

Whitireia

Subject area

Performing Arts not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$15,123

over 2 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for individuals who wish to develop their career as a professional performer in the Performing Arts industry in a non-traditional performing arts discipline such as Pasifika, Musical Theatre, Circus Arts or other non-defined and emerging arts. This qualification is not intended for individuals wishing to focus on Dance, Drama or Music.

It provides the performing arts industry with individuals who have advanced technical proficiency and artistry to perform as a professional performer in their chosen discipline.

Graduates can contribute to the cultural, social and economic life of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

NCEA level 2 or equivalent qualification/work experience AND evidence of ability based on an audition International: IELTS 6.00 (no band lower than 5.5), or equivalent

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,562 $15,123
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,600 $11,200
Total $13,162 $26,323

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


Student Success

87%


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 $39,000
Earnings range $30,000 - $47,000
In employment 53%
In further study 25%
On a benefit 4%

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

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 944 847
Phone: 0800 944 847
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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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