Summer courses: get ahead over summer

AUT’s Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies is offering you the chance to dip your toes into our world class programmes between November 2020 and February 2021. Perhaps you’re wanting to fast track a qualification, get a taste of university study or build your professional development expertise? Take the opportunity over summer to experience individual courses delivered by internationally renowned staff within our top-notch facilities.

Industry and professional practice

Our summer course will give you a taste of our distinctive learning experience in the Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies, building on our industry and community links.

Get a taste of university

Want to build your knowledge in a particular area or try a single course first before deciding to commit to further study? With this range of options, you can upskill, gain academic credit and receive a certificate of proficiency that can be credited towards a qualification if you choose to continue your studies at AUT or another university.

Art and Design

Communication Studies

Get a head start on a qualification

Want to get started early and fast track the completion of your qualification? You can start these courses over summer and lighten your load going into next semester, or shorten the duration of your total study time.

Bachelor of Communication Studies

Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies

If you complete these two courses successfully, you'll only need two more courses to graduate with a Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies.

Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Professional development and short courses

Ready to upskill or get a leading edge in your career? Our masterclass or professional development options may be a great way to take that next step in your current role, or gain the expertise needed for your next career move. Our short courses give you an opportunity to study with our expert staff, experience our facilities and learn new skills in just a few days.

Not quite ready for a degree?

We are offering a number of pre-degree certificate papers in some of the foundation skills you will need to move into the world of engineering or computer science.

Need help?

Got questions, or need more information before applying for these courses? Contact us now to find out more.

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Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies

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