Certificate in Visual Arts
Visual Arts and Crafts not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 17 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Certificate in Visual Arts graduates will have had initial experience and appreciation of some basic principles of art and design and will demonstrate aspects of Creativity - Toi; Virtuosity - Mohio; Understanding - Matauranga; Connectedness - Whanaungatanga. They will demonstrate an introductory understanding of the discourse of art and design (Matauranga); be intellectually curious and adaptable, willing to embrace new ideas and take creative risks (Toi), apply creative thinking and techniques to generate and communicate ideas in response to project requirements (Toi); apply iterative processes to transform ideas into visual and material outcomes (Mohio); Source and utilise information in a variety of forms and contexts (Matauranga).
Key Information for Students
A New Zealand University Entrance Qualification 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:
|Earnings range||$21,996 - $40,622|
|In further study||32%|
|On a benefit||4%|
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.