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Certificate in Arts
Certificate in Arts

Certificate in Arts

  • ID:UC640019
  • Level:1-Year Post-Secondary Certificate
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements


English requirements

  • IELTS: Academic with an average score of 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • TOEFL iBT: Total minimum score of 80, with at least 19 in reading, writing and listening 
  • TOEFL PBT: With a minimum score of 550 and TWE with a minimum score of 4.5
  • CCEL EAP: Level 2 with a minimum C+ grade
  • CAE or CPE: minimum score of 169 with at least 162 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): PTE with an overall score of 50 and no PTE communicative skills score below 42
  • NZCEL:  Level 4 - Academic endorsement

Course Information

The Certificate in Arts (CertArts) is designed for you if you want to study at university level without having to commit to several years of study.

It is also an option if you want to take a few courses for interest, or study part-time.

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You can choose four courses (60 points) at 100 and/or 200-level from up to two of the below subjects:

  • Anthropology

  • Art History and Theory

  • Chinese

  • Cinema Studies

  • Classics

  • Cultural Studies

  • Digital Humanities

  • Economics

  • Education

  • English

  • English Language

  • European and European Union Studies

  • French

  • Geography

  • German

  • History, Human Services

  • Japanese

  • Linguistics

  • Māori and Indigenous Studies

  • Mathematics

  • Media and Communication

  • Music

  • Philosophy

  • Political Science and International Relations

  • Psychology

  • Russian

  • Sociology

  • Spanish

  • Statistics

  • Te Reo Māori

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses

Pathways include:

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Arts
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Arts graduates enjoy a raft of exciting career destinations, for instance in media, government, international relations, arts, culture, heritage, archives, politics, public policy, writing, editing, PR, communications, conservation, tourism, teaching, community development, publishing, design, business, advertising, and marketing.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 700 NZD/per year

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