Postgraduate Diploma in Design

Massey University

Subject area

Graphic Arts and Design Studies

Duration

1

1 Year

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will acquire, evaluate and apply knowledge appropriately, critically and creatively, be effective communicators, and apply ethical standards appropriate to their discipline. They will approach design in a critically-informed, theoretically underpinned and reflective way. They will utilise design processes that involve analysis, evaluation and synthesis, evaluate research methods to determine their potential for the resolution of design problems, apply critical understanding of discourses and research relevant to contemporary practices in design. They will be capable of designing research projects, carrying out literature searches, critically evaluating their own work, and presenting outcomes in a professional manner.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements: A Bachelor of Design, or equivalent; selection process applies; plus a portfolio of work and an interview.

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees (what you pay) N/A N/A
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) N/A N/A
Total N/A N/A

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

Successful course completions N/A


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 $42,310
Earnings range $30,380 - $49,588
In employment 84%
In further study 8%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Tressa Thomas Retraining Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

Website:

http://www.academicdresshire.co.nz/

Value:

$2,000 each

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Fuji Xerox AUT Undergraduate Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$6,500 for 2018 and 2019$6,750 for 2020 and 2021

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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 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz


Locations

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

PALMERSTON NORTH

State Highway 57
PALMERSTON NORTH

WELLINGTON

Wallace Street
Mt Cook
WELLINGTON

Albany

Albany Expressway (SH17)
Albany

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.

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

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