Graduate Diploma in Creativity (Digital Media)

Wellington Institute of Technology

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Bachelor degree in a creative discipline
OR
* Ability to demonstrate equivalent practical experience, professional or educational
experience appropriate to the Graduate Diploma's digital media major discipline
If a prior degree was in a different creative discipline from the major offered in the Graduate
Diploma, evidence of ability based on portfolio and/or interview is required.
Portfolio evidence and/or interview is also required to demonstrate equivalent practical experience,
professional or educational experience.
International: IELTS 6.00 (no band lower than 5.5), or equivalent

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides a forward-looking, versatile programme of study for graduate students.
The focus is on applied digital media and the development of skills and knowledge that are valued
in a range of creative occupations and professions and in the wider community. The programme
addresses both specific skills in the discipline and also transferable skills needed for collaborative
and entrepreneurial work. Students graduate with an expectation of ongoing change throughout
their careers, and with the skills, attributes and capability to adapt to such changes.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Creative Arts at this level can earn:

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$41,000

Median earnings two years after study

$51,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

73%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Clutha District Council: Tuapeka County Bursary Fund

Provided by:

Clutha District Council - Corporate Services Administrator

Website:

https://www.cluthadc.govt.nz/your-district/funding-schemes/Pages/default.aspx

Value:

Minimum bursary of $1000 is available annually.

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Maori Education Trust: Frances Irwin Hunt Art Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Website:

https://maorieducation.org.nz/

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

Free phone: 0800 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401
Email: information@weltec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.weltec.ac.nz

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

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