Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Arts
Creative Arts not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates of the Postgraduate Certificate of Creative Arts will be able to: A. Knowledge and understanding Evaluate research methods to determine their potential application to a creative research project (Matauranga) B. Values and Attitudes Be intellectually curious and adaptable, willing to embrace new ideas and accommodate risk and uncertainty (Toi) C. Skills (Cognitive and Intellectual) Apply exploratory thinking to generate creative research proposals (Toi) D. Skills (Subject Specific/ Professional) Utilise analytical, evaluative and synthesising iterative processes in order to transform ideas into material outcomes (Mohio) E. Skills (Transferable) * Demonstrate effective visual, oral, sonic and written communication skills (Whanaungatanga) * Interact effectively, ethically and professionally with others (Whanaungatanga) * Think and work independently, making autonomous decisions, managing workload and deadlines (Mana) * Source and astutely utilise information in a variety of forms and contexts (Matauranga) A candidate with a Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Arts could apply for credit towards a Postgraduate Diploma in Design, Fine Arts or M?ori Visual Arts, or a relevant Masters programme. Graduates may, depending on their specialty, find work in a wide range of creative industry, non-governmental and public sector roles. Many creative arts graduates operate their own businesses.
Key Information for Students
A Bachelor of Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts, or equivalent.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Massey University Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship
$20,000 (4 years degree) or $15,000 (3 years degree)
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.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
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.