Bachelor of Creativity


Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this programme is to build students' expertise in a creative discipline, developing their creativity and innovation, critical thinking and problem solving, collaboration and communication, which they can apply in digital technology, applied arts, design and performance occupations. It prepares students to participate in and contribute to the economic and cultural life of society, whether in New Zealand or internationally. The programme facilitates multi-disciplinary, work-focused projects and forges links with the creative arts industry.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University entry requirements or equivalent study/work experience, and evidence of suitability based on portfolio or audition, as detailed for each major. Portfolio: Digital Media, Toi Poutama, Visual Arts, Writing Audition: Music, Performing Arts International: IELTS 6.0 (no band lower than 5.5), or equivalent

Detailed requirements

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


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,300 $21,899
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,440 $25,319
Total $15,739 $47,217

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

Student Success


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 $46,000
Earnings range $37,000 - $54,000
In employment 71%
In further study 15%
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101

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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