The Bachelor of Art and Design (Honours) provides an opportunity for high-achieving students to extend their undergraduate studies with an intensive year of research.
Quick factsProgramme Code:
One year full time
3 March 2014
AUT encourages early application. There are limited places available. Late applications will be accepted if the programme is not full. Applicants will normally be selected on the basis of their level of academic achievement and may be required to attend a selection interview.
Entry requirements and application guide
In order to be admitted to the Bachelor of Art and Design (Honours) an applicant must have completed the Bachelor of Design or the Bachelor of Visual Arts with a B grade average or higher in papers at level 7, or equivalent.
An applicant may be required to submit a portfolio of work and attend a selection interview.
An applicant must submit a research proposal for approval prior to enrolment.
A Postgraduate Research Proposal (PGR1 form)
Guidelines to entry
Read or download the application guide for the Bachelor of Art and Design (Honours)
- Digital Design (animation, moving image, gaming, web, post production and film)
- Fashion and Textiles (knit, print, textile, fashion and costume design)
- Graphic Design (typography, illustration, animation and short film, photography and graphic novel)
- Product Design (product and furniture)
- Spatial Design (interior, furniture, urbanism, performance, installation, moving image, digital environments, exhibition design and spatial theory)
This degree provides students with research methodologies to contextualise and underpin a single large studio project in which you will be able to develop your research, problem solving, communication and analytical skills to a professional standard.
Papers - 120 points in total
118104 Research Methodology (15)
118402 Studio Theory (15)
118404 Dissertation (90)
Click here to view programme structure and paper outlines.
Additional course information can also be found here.
Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers (not all papers listed above will be open for enrolment in a given year).
For programme information and availability of papers, please contact:
Johanna Bowden, Programme Adminstrator
Linda Jones, Programme Leader