New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design
Level 5

New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design (Level 5)

  • We are evolving

    From 1 October 2022, NMIT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga, and you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more

  • Locations and dates

    Nelson:

    20 February 2023
    17 July 2023
  • Length

    40 weeks including six weeks of study break

  • Total credits

    120

  • Fees

    2023: $6,300 plus $240 Student Services Levy

    Compulsory Student Services Levy applies ($2 per credit).

    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

    NZ2636

Gain a great foundation in a wide range of art and design disciplines

This one year programme can be taken as a stand alone qualification to give you broad, fundamental skills in arts and design. It is also the first year of the Bachelor of Arts and Media - so you can pathway easily into further study.

Through this programme you will gain the skills and knowledge for entry-level positions in production and/or design roles within arts and design industries such as designers, technicians, machinists, or salespeople.

All courses in this programme are compulsory, so you are sure to gain a good broad understanding of arts and design. You will also get a taste of each of the areas you can specialise in if you go on to further study at NMIT. You will complete a Lab and a Project course for each of the following disciplines:

  • Lens-based Media
  • Graphic Design
  • Object Design
  • Image Making
  • Critical Studies
  • Communication

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