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Bachelor of Design

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent; a portfolio of art work. An interview may be required.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

BDes graduates will be critically reflective design practitioners with a range of specialist skills in a major of their choice. They will have an understanding of design processes and theories and specific technical knowledge and skills. They will be equipped with the ability to think creatively, approach problems in a flexible way and communicate design concepts with fluency, intelligence and style. Graduates will also be prepared for postgraduate study in their chosen field.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Creative Arts at this level can earn:

$41,000

Median earnings one year after study

$44,000

Median earnings two years after study

$58,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

76%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$500 each

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

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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 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812
Email: courseinfo@aut.ac.nz
Web: http://www.aut.ac.nz

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

Sources

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