Design Thinking Micro-credential

Media Design School Limited

Subject area

Information Technology not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

As a level-8 micro-credential, to qualify for entry, prospective students will require either a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent level qualification) OR equivalent and relevant professional experience that demonstrates their ability to perform in the micro-credential and commit to achieving its outcomes.All entry applications are assessed by the Programme Director and a personal interview
may be requested if necessary.

International students will need to have sufficient English language skills to complete this micro-credential, Academic IELTS 6.5 (minimum with no bands less than 6.0), or a minimum TOEFL score of 100 with minimum sub-scores of 25, or equivalent qualification, if English is not the potential students' first language

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the micro-credential is to explore Design Thinking methodologies and approaches as frameworks for creative problem solving within the context of digital and organisational transformation.

The micro-credential provides working adult learners, working within organisations in Aotearoa New Zealand, with the opportunity to develop problem solving skills through the application of creative and critical thinking skills, and exploring concepts such as convergent and divergent thinking processes.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 303 0402
Fax: (09) 303 0646

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