Diploma in Performing Arts
Whitireia Community Polytechnic
Performing Arts not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have the knowledge and skills to perform professionally, become dance educators and move on to further study.
Key Information for Students
Certificate in Performing Arts OR equivalent experience AND evidence of skills/ability/attitude based on interview and audition (International: IELTS 5.0)
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||$18,007 - $37,818|
|In further study||35%|
|On a benefit||11%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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up to $2,500
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.