Bachelor of Architectural Studies

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

Architecture

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$24,934

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The programme aims to prepare students for:

- An active role in the architectural design and architectural technology professions, and the wider community
- Postgraduate study and research
- Continuing professional and personal development
- Awareness, at both a national and an international context, of the social and cultural responsibility of the designer and technologist within the built environment

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance - NCEA Level 3 (60 credits at Level 3 and 20 credits at Level 2 or higher) which must include: 14 credits at Level 3 in each of three approved* subjects AS WELL AS Literacy* - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 5 credits in reading, 5 credits in writing and Numeracy* - 10 credits at Level 1 or above (specified achievement standards, or unit standards 26623, 26626, 26627) OR New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) Ara Construction and Architectural Studies Pathway or equivalent OR If you have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), Ara will assess your qualification for academic entry equivalency. Additional Requirements: A portfolio demonstrating design, graphic and/or art skills English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in any subtest), see Ara website for further details

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,311 $24,934
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,563 $34,690
Total $19,875 $59,624

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


Student Success

94%


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 $44,716
Earnings range $35,410 - $53,519
In employment 63%
In further study 30%
On a benefit 2%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Timber Design Society Research Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Timber Design Society Inc. - The Administrator

Website:

http://www.timberdesign.org.nz/events.cfm/view/66/parent/9

Value:

Maximum value of $3,000.

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Te Ātiawa o Te Waka-a-Māui Award

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$2500

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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 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.ac.nz

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

Where does this information come from?

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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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