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Bachelor of Digital Screen with Honours

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved New Zealand University Entrance qualification or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have the conceptual and theoretical knowledge, including Indigenous knowledge/matauranga Maori, and the creative and technical skills and experience to excel across the digital screen industries of film making, screenwriting, screen sound, game arts, game development, and animation. As well as focused expertise in a specific discipline, graduates will be positioned at the forefront of the convergence of these digital screen industries, by working in cross-disciplinary teams to produce collaborative creative outputs. Graduates will be skilled storytellers, who can translate their vision onto the digital screen using industry standard tools.

What graduates earn

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


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Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office



$6,000 - one per Division.

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AUT International Excellence Scholarship - South Asia


NZD$5,000Contribution to fees

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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 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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