Interior Design

If you would like a career with a creative outlet and excellent employment prospects, there’s no shortage of opportunities in the interior design industry due to a growing demand. Specialty design areas are listed below and include kitchen design, textile design, designing for hotels and motels, and many more. There is also the option of starting your own company and by studying at Waiariki, you’ll learn the business skills needed to become a successful self-employed designer.

Programmes

  • Bachelor of Creative Technologies

    • Code: WR3116
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 360
    • Duration: 3 years

    This is an exciting degree where you have the ability to tailor your learning to align with your personal career goals. If you’ve completed our Level 5 and 6 diplomas...

  • Graduate Diploma in Creative Entrepreneurship

    • Code: WR3117
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This programme aims to develop students’ knowledge and skills to innovate as practitioners in emerging creative industries. Their interdisciplinary (Art, Graphic Design; Fashion; and Interior Design), hands‐on coursework will emphasize...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 3)

    • Code: NZ2626
    • Intakes: Semester 2, On Demand
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 1 semester

    This is a hands-on programme where you will develop your creativity, experiment with materials and techniques, and gain an insight into this exciting industry.

    In this one-semester programme, you will develop...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Arts and Design (Level 4)

    • Code: NZ2627
    • Intakes: Semester 1
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 1 semester

    We want to encourage and support your exploration of ideas using a range of art and design media.

    This programme will take you through the steps of the design process and...

  • New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design (Level 5)

    • Code: NZ2636
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    If you want to take your talents and turn them into a successful career as an artist, craftsperson or designer, this one-year programme is a great place to start.

    This diploma...

  • New Zealand Diploma in Arts and Design (Level 6)

    • Code: NZ2637
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    This Level 6 diploma makes up the second year of the Bachelor of Creative Technologies and will introduce the fundamental knowledge and skills for establishing a creative business. You will...

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017