Regulations - Creative Arts And Industries

Diploma in Design – DipDes

The regulations for this diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.


1 In order to be admitted to this diploma, a student must have:

a been enrolled in the Degree of Bachelor of Design, or a conjoint programme that includes the Bachelor of Design as a component degree, at this University


b passed at least 120 points for that degree


c been recommended for admission by the Dean or nominee.

Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this diploma must pass courses with a total value of 120 points.

Structure and Content

3 Of the 120 points required for this diploma, 60 points must be from courses listed in the Bachelor of Design Schedule.

4 A student must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.


5 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.


6 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2021.