New Zealand Diploma in Photography

Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Limited

Subject area

Photography

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$7,002

over 1 Year - details

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 seeking entry-level employment or those already employed in the photographic industry.

The photographic industry and creative and cultural sector in Aotearoa New Zealand will benefit by having photographers enter the sector who are trained at an intermediate level.

Graduates will be capable of self-managing within defined guidelines to create photographic works.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

The general conditions of the New Zealand Diploma in Photography, Level 5, state learners must hold a Level 3 qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills and/or knowledge. IELTS academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (or equivalent including TOEFL). In additional to this international, applications under the age of 20 must have NCEA equivalency.

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)
$7,002 $7,002
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,630 $9,630
Total $16,632 $16,632

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


Student Success

68%


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 $32,819
Earnings range $21,996 - $40,622
In employment 57%
In further study 32%
On a benefit 4%

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

CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Graduate Women Manawatu Award - UCOL @ Palm North

Provided by:

UCOL (Universal College of Learning)

Website:

https://www.ucol.ac.nz/study-at-ucol/scholarships

Value:

About $2000 each if three awards made.

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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

Phone: (06) 952 7000
Fax: (06) 952 7023
Email: enquiry@ucol.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ucol.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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