New Zealand Diploma in Creativity (Level 5)

From day one you’ll use digital design software, 3D printers, laser cutters, cameras and more. Work with a mix of media such as motion graphics and virtual reality, or apply digital techniques to create physical works. Develop your creative thinking skills.

Career options 

  • Digital 3D modeller
  • Digital media designer
  • Illustrator
  • Photographer
  • Graphic designer
  • Creative technologist 

Entry criteria

It is helpful for students to have access to a laptop of sufficient capability to meet programme requirements.

Under 20

NCEA (Level 3) including credits from at least one of the following subjects: Art History, Practical Art (including design, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture) or Design and Visual Communication; or New Zealand Certificate in Creativity (Level 4), or equivalent knowledge, skills, and experience

20+ years 

If you’re 20 years or over, you may qualify for special admission on this programme. Contact us if you don’t meet the Under 20 entry criteria.