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The Certificate in Visual Arts
These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.
1. Admission to the Certificate in Visual Arts requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.
2. Candidates for the Certificate in Visual Arts shall follow a flexible course of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 60 credits, comprising:
(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Qualification; and including:
(b) attending contact courses, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
3. Notwithstanding Regulation 2, with the approval of Academic Board or their delegate, relevant courses may be substituted for courses included in the Certificate in Visual Arts schedule beyond the normal permitted limits.
4. The Certificate in Visual Arts is awarded without endorsement.
5. Any timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.
6. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.
7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.
Schedule for the Certificate in Visual Arts
150106 Nga Hanga Whakairo: Traditional Māori Visual Art 15 credits
150107 Mata Puare: Studio IA 30 credits
150108 Mata Puare: Studio IB 45 credits
197119 Coding for Creative Practice 15 credits
197122 Digital Fabrication 15 credits
197123 Visual Identity Systems 15 credits
197191 Art and Design: Special Topic I 15 credits
P Appraisal Required
197193 Contemporary Design Project 1A 15 credits
197194 Contemporary Design Project 1B 15 credits
212100 Fashion Pattern Making 15 credits
212101 Fashion Construction 15 credits
213154 Contemporary Drawing 15 credits
213155 Drawing the Body I 15 credits
221100 Photography as an Agent of Change 15 credits
289100 Introduction to Screen Arts 15 credits
289101 Introduction to Web Development 15 credits
289102 Visualisation for Media Production 15 credits
289103 Introduction to Animation 15 credits
289104 Introduction to Visual Effects 15 credits
289105 Introduction to Digital Video Production 15 credits
289106 Introduction to Game Development 15 credits
289107 Introduction to Audio Production and Sound Design 15 credits
289108 Introduction to Animatronics and Modelling 15 credits
289110 Introduction to Time-based Editing 15 credits
289111 Introduction to 3D Modelling and Texturing 15 credits
289112 Introduction to Film Production 15 credits
289113 Introduction to Media Technology 15 credits
289114 Intro to Programming for Interactive Projects 15 credits
289115 Introduction to Producing and Directing 15 credits
289116 Introduction to Immersive Media 15 credits
289117 Introduction to Factual Production 15 credits
289150 Professional Cultures 1 15 credits
289190 Screen Arts: Special Topic 1A 15 credits
289191 Screen Arts: Special Topic 1B 15 credits
289192 Screen Arts: Special Topic 1C 15 credits
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Last updated on Thursday 29 September 2022