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Digital Creativity

Media Design School

12 months
Duration
17199 USD/year
7045 USD/year
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About

If you are interested in becoming a part of the creative arts community but you’re not sure which qualification would suit you best, the Digital Creativity foundation programme at Media Design School is a great way to discover which career in creative or digital design is for you.  

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Whether you aspire to be in game development, post production and visual effects for film, animation, graphic or motion design, or to work in web and mobile design, this course will put you in a position where you can apply to any one of our degree programmes. 

This Digital Creativity foundation programme at Media Design School will give you a taste of what it will be like working in the fields of creative and digital technologies. You'll be working in a studio-like environment and will become accustomed to deadlines, managing and collaborating on projects, and presenting your ideas.

Whether you aspire to work in game art and development, post production and visual effects for film, animation, or the fields of graphic, motion, or web and mobile design, the Digital Creativity Foundation programme of study aims to prepare school leavers or adult learners who can demonstrate introductory skills and experience in design for Media Design School’s Bachelor degree programmes or for employment in entry level roles in the creative industries. 

How is It Structured? 

The Digital Creativity Foundation programme of study comprises of two certificates: the New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design and the New Zealand Certificate in Digital Media and Design. Each certificate is worth 60 credits and contributes to the completion of the overall programme. 

Programme Structure

Topics covered during the Digital Creativity Foundation programme include: 
  • Fundamentals of Visual Communication 
  • Digital Design and Media Design (including digital video production, web and motion graphic design) 
  • Concept Art  
  • 3D Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

There are several opportunities to do this when applying, as you'll need to provide:

  • A basic portfolio OR; 
  • Complete a Digital Creativity Task Sheet
  • Provide a letter of intent that shows that the applicant understands the time commitment of the course
Domestic students must be at least 16 years of age.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17199 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17199 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7045 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7045 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Domestic - $9,776.00 NZD 
  • International - $23,866.00 NZD

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

If you currently live overseas and are thinking of studying with Media Design School, then this scholarship will help contribute to the costs associated with studying abroad.

The International Student Scholarship offers recipients up to NZ$5,000 applied to your first year of tuition fees at Media Design School.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?

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