Diploma in Creative Māori Art and Performance

Takitimu Performing Arts School Trust

Subject area

Performing Arts not elsewhere classified




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have advanced creative knowledge, skills and applications in composition, production design and technical applications to advance and promote the professional status of new Māori works and performance to, and for, diverse audiences, sectors and settings at local, regional, national and international levels.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants that are 18 years or older at enrolment, and; a) have demonstrated suitability and capability in Maori Performance, or Maori Art forms at Level 7; and, b) a New Zealand Level 6 diploma in Creative Arts for Maori/Non-Maori Performance or equivalent; c) demonstrated commitment to uphold the kaupapa of Takitimu; and, d) have provided a performance portfolio demonstrating evidence of creative practice and process; and, e) have provided a curriculum vitae outlining educational and employment achievements. Special Admission Special admission may be granted at the discretion of the Academic Director or designated nominee by the Quality Academic Group. Such applicants may be required to successfully complete a bridging course paper/s as a condition of entry into the programme.

Detailed requirements

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1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,663 $4,663
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,662 $5,662
Total $10,325 $10,325

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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 $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

Phone: (06) 873 0041
Fax: (06) 876 3135
Email: jarrod@takitimu.ac.nz
Web: http://www.takitimu.ac.nz

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