Bachelor of Architectural Studies

Otago Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Architecture

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Entry requirements

New Zealand 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* and
-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)

Note: Students who have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge examination) should contact Ara for requirements.

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

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Architecture and Urban Environment at this level can earn:

$39,000

Median earnings one year after study

$47,000

Median earnings two years after study

$50,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

46%

Employment rate two years after study

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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Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) Scholarship

Provided by:

Gisborne District Council - PA to Mayor

Website:

http://www.gdc.govt.nz/funding/

Value:

$3,000

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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 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://https://www.op.ac.nz/

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