New Zealand Diploma in Animation
Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Animation (Level 6)

  • Study for free

    Explore fees-free training options here.

  • Locations and dates

    Nelson:

    21 February 2022
  • Study options

    Full-time and part-time study options available

  • Length

    40 weeks including 6 weeks of study breaks

  • Total credits

    120

  • Fees

    2021: $7,023 plus $240 Student Services Levy; 2022 Fee TBC

    Compulsory Student Services Fee also applies ($240 for fulltime students).
    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code

    NZ2635

Choose one of two focus areas of animation in your second semester.

This programme builds upon, the Level 5 Diploma in Animation, with a greater level of complexity in the following courses:

  • Professional Practice
  • 3D Modelling
  • Rigging and Animation
  • Dynamic Effects
  • Lighting and Post-production
  • Technical Development
  • CGI Project

See “What will I learn?” below for a more detailed description.

Key information for students

Entry requirements

Minimum requirements Learn more

Academic requirements: New Zealand Diploma in Animation (Level 5) Alternative requirements: Applicants who are unable to evidence that they meet Academic entry requirements, but who can demonstrate acquired skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, may be approved for alternative entry by the Curriculum Manager (or delegate). English language requirements: If English is not the applicant s first language, applicants will need to provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Table: IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in each band), Note: Applicants who do not have evidence of English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, may contact NMIT for an assessment Applicants who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.

Detailed requirements
More information about entry to this qualification

Duration Learn more

1 Year

Student success Learn more

Student success data is unavailable for this qualification.

National Graduate Outcomes Learn more

3 years after completion
Median earnings Learn more $35,776
Earnings range Learn more $26,007 - $43,735
In employment Learn more 65%
In further study Learn more 25%
On a benefit Learn more 6%

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