The Digital Creativity 基础 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.
Topics covered during the Digital Creativity 基础 programme include:
This programme is available both on campus and online in 2021. If you are interested in learning remotely, ask our team about online study options when you submit your application.
This course is open to anyone who can provide evidence to support their creative ambitions. 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
国内 students must be at least 16 years of age.
Please note, quotas may apply to some programmes. Where demand exceeds the number of available places, applicants who meet entry requirements will be admitted on a first-come-first-served basis.
If you are an international student, you’ll need to prove that you are proficient in the English language and able to complete this course. We’ll be looking for Academic IELTS overall score of 5.5 (minimum) with no band less than 5.0 or an equivalent qualification if English is not your first language.
国际 students must be at least 18 years of age.
If English is not your first language, you may be required to provide satisfactory evidence of your proficiency in English in the form of a recent IELTS (国际 English Language Testing System) score , TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score or a Pearson’s Test of English (PTE) from an accredited organisation.
Basic Portfolio or Digital Creativity Task Sheet
PDF, Website URL or JPGs
If you are applying for the 数字创意基础课程, you'll need to complete a Digital Creativity Task Sheet to demonstrate your creative ambitions.
Want a taste of what it will be like working in the fields of creative and digital technologies? Our Digital Creativity 基础 programme offers exactly the introduction you'll need. 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 基础 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.