New Zealand Diploma in Digital Media and Design

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Graphic Arts and Design Studies

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people wanting to gain general skills and knowledge required to work in a technical or assistant digital media and design role.

The digital media and design industry and creative and cultural sector in Aotearoa New Zealand will benefit by having people trained in digital media and design at a general level.

Graduates will be capable of applying general skills and knowledge to digital media and design projects independently and in teams.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Level 3 qualification in a related field or equivalent skills and/or knowledge International: IELTS 5.5 (no band below 5.0), or equivalent

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

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 $35,776
Earnings range $26,007 - $43,735
In employment 65%
In further study 25%
On a benefit 6%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

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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D&AD Rare AUT Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$5000

Read more

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

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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

Campus locations

Porirua

Wineera Drive
Porirua

Auckland

Level 2
450 Queen Street
Auckland

Wellington

Level 2, 15 Dixon Street
Wellington

Kapiti

Corner Milne Road & Kapiti Road
Paraparaumu

Porirua

12 Mohuia Crescent
Elsdon
Porirua City

Petone

Wellington Institute of Technology (Petone site)
11 Kensington Avenue
Petone

Wellington

25 Vivian Street
Te Aro
Wellington

Tonga

Tupou Tertiary Institute

Central Auckland

3 Wakefield Street
Auckland CBD
Auckland

Te Aro

Corner 82-92 Cuba Street and 65 Dixon Street
Te Aro
Wellington

Te Aro

Te Kahui Auaha Campus
Corner 82-92 Cuba Street and 65 Dixon Street
Te Aro
Wellington

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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