Bachelor of Digital Screen with Honours

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified



4 Years

Total student fees


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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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved New Zealand University Entrance qualification or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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4 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,720 $30,882
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,960 $43,838
Total $18,680 $74,720

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Student Success


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 $58,000
Earnings range $44,000 - $68,000
In employment 64%
In further study 14%
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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