qualified for the award of
the degree of Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design, awarded by the
University of Waikato, or for a qualification considered by the
Academic Board to be equivalent, or
in exceptional circumstances, have produced evidence
which satisfies the Academic Board that they have adequate training
and ability to proceed to the Postgraduate Diploma programme.
Selection into the Postgraduate Diploma is on the basis
of criteria approved for this purpose by the Academic Board.
The Academic Board may prescribe qualifying papers or
additional work which must be completed either prior to completion
or concurrently if it considers any candidate to be insufficiently
prepared for the Postgraduate Diploma programme.
Requirements for the Postgraduate Diploma
The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion
of the Postgraduate Diploma is one year.
Candidates must enrol in the Faculty of Computing and
Mathematical Sciences and follow an approved programme of study.
Candidates must complete a specified programme as prescribed
in the Computer Graphic Design entry in the Faculty of Computing
and Mathematical Sciences Handbook, and must pass all papers on
the first attempt.
Award of Honours
In accordance with criteria approved for this purpose
by the Academic Board, the Postgraduate Diploma may be awarded with
The Dean or delegated authority may vary or waive these
regulations in individual cases.