Full-time and part-time study options available
40 weeks including 6 weeks of study breaks
2021: $7,023 plus $240 Student Services Levy; 2022 Fee TBC
A 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.
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:
See “What will I learn?” below for a more detailed description.
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Take a look inside our Computer Generated Imagery computer lab, where NMIT's Certificate and Diploma in Animation students make their ideas come to life on screen.
|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.
|More information about entry to this qualification|
Student success data is unavailable for this qualification.
|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%|
Note: All KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only. Learn more about Key Information for Students