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Bachelor of Applied Arts

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$19,333

over 3 Years - 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?

Graduates will have the knowledge and skills to develop professional careers as a visual artist, designer, musician, performer or writer; or to undertake further postgraduate study.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Whitireia degree entry requirements: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz or equivalent study/work experience AND evidence of ability based on an audition/portfolio and interview International: IELTS 6.0)

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,444 $19,333
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$7,882 $23,646
Total $14,326 $42,979

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

90%


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 $37,421
Earnings range $20,810 - $53,704
In employment 75%
In further study N/A
On a benefit 5%

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

University of Otago New Frontiers Entrance Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

Between $2,500 and $5,000 (dependent on the level of academic achievement at school)

Read more

Maori Education Trust: Frances Irwin Hunt Art Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$3,500

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 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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