Private Training EstablishmentToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Feb 2024
Toi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
The Bachelor of Design (Stage & Screen) is an intensive practical course covering the essential skills to design set and costume for traditional performance on both the stage and screen, alongside developing critical and ideation skills for work that expands notions of performance in the 21st Century. The course takes up to 12 students a year to ensure high levels of individualised learning and opportunities
You will learn Performance Design through a range of practical workshops, intellectual enquiry, studio-based and collaborative projects.
For 15 years, our Design course has produced designers of the highest standard who work in New Zealand and internationally. Toi Whakaari graduates are leaders in performance-based arts practice and have successfully forged careers in dance, events, film, and stage productions.
Students must be at least 18 years by the first day of the first term of the course. There is no upper age limit.
English Language Proficiency
IELTS test – Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5
TOEFL Internet based test (iBT) - Score of 60 (with a writing score of 18)
NZCEL - Level 4 with the Academic endorsement
Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PTE (Academic) score of 50 with no band score less than 42
Language Cert - C1 Expert IESOL (LRWS) with PASS and no less than Pass in each skill
Trinity ISE - ISE II with no less than distinction in any band
OET – Minimum of Grade C or 200 in all subtests
Cambridge English Qualifications - B2 First or B2 First for schools, or C1 Advanced, or C2 Proficiency with a score of 169. No less than 162 in each skill