Certificate in Creative Technologies

Start your creative journey. Get a taste of creative principles and techniques. You’ll learn about art and design, drawing, photography, illustration, painting and printmaking. Develop skills in creating 3D media.

What you will learn

  • Learn fundamental digital camera operation skills – aperture, shutter speed, composition and lighting
  • Gain skills in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Be introduced to digital innovation with a laser cutter, 3D scanner, 3D printer and drawing tablet
  • Learn how to use 3D tools and workshop technology to create 3D design projects and models
  • Extend and explore drawing and painting skills
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Industries

Career options

  • Photographer
  • Illustrator
  • Digital 3D Modeller
  • Digital Media Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Screen Printer
  • Fine Artist

Further study options

What your week will look like

Class Possible Class No Class
Study timetable
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN
Morning
Class Class Class Class
Class Class Class Class
Afternoon
Class Class Class Class
Evening

Timetable is indicative only, a full timetable will be available prior to course start. 

Upcoming start dates

  • 6 March 2017
  • 17 July 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • 36 Credits NCEA Level 2 (with at least 12 credits in each of 2 subjects)
  • You will also need to submit a portfolio of recent work (within the last 18 months)

20+

  • If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes
  • You will also need to submit a portfolio of recent work (within the last 18 months)

International

  • 36 Credits NCEA Level 2 (with at least 12 credits in each of 2 subjects)
  • You will also need to submit a portfolio of recent work (within the last 18 months)
  • International students – minimum IELTS (academic) score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $7,500

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

  • Course related costs: $250

    Approximate budget for materials and travel.

Where will my course be?

The Wellington CBD campus is at 11-17 Church Street, Wellington.

Read more about our Wellington CBD campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.


Offered by:
School of Creative Industries
Offered by:
Te Ranga Ahumahi o ngā Hāpori
Formal programme title:
Certificate in Creative Technologies (Level 4)
Programme code:
HV4455