1 YEAR FULL-TIME | NQF LEVEL 5 | 120 CREDITS | SAQA ID: 90661
The IIE Higher Certificate in Creative Development is an entry level qualification to gain the insight, skill, and academic support required to pursue degree studies in the fields of design, brand communication and brand management. The focus is on building awareness around creative concept development and critical thinking skills in preparation for studies in Graphic Design, Copywriting, Digital Design, Interior Design, Game Design and Strategic Brand Communication. This certificate provides an introduction to the Creative Brand Communication and Design industry ensuring students are prepared to enter a relevant degree or the industry as an apprentice. The Higher Certificate in Creative Development provides a range of modules that develop academic literacy and digital literacy skills required in an academic and industry environment. Modules combine theoretical as well as practical application, with an introduction to real-world experience.
Electives: Digital Media B OR Introduction to Quantitative Thinking and Techniques (for students who want to use this qualification as a pathway to Game Design to fulfil the mathematical requirements for entry)
Vega does not require a portfolio as part of the application process to study design. That’s because our primary focus is on how our students think and how collaborative they are as creative solution seekers. The development of an industry-ready portfolio becomes a core focus once you enrol and engage hands-on with any one of our design programmes.
You are welcome to make an appointment with your campus Contact Navigator if you are not sure which design course would suit you best. Ideally you should attend one of our GenV workshops at any of our Vega campuses to explore the different programmes on offer.
R72 000 Full Settlement Total Fee
R76 800 Instalment Total Fee (10 Monthly Instalments)
A *Pre-Registration Fee of R2 000 and *Deposit of R10 000 are included in the Total Fee.
*Refundable if admission criteria for the qualification is not met.
You will be required to complete a new contract annually which will include fees for that year. Returning students to contact their Relationship Navigator for 2022 fees.
Applications for the 2022 intake are subject to a non-refundable application fee of R700.
A candidate with an NSC/NC(V) or equivalent, without degree admission who has obtained a registered and accredited Higher Certificate in a particular field of study may be allowed access to Bachelor's Degree in a similar field.
Junior member of a creative team or further your studies in Strategic Brand Communication / Graphic Design / Copywriting / Digital Design / Interior Design / Game Design / Strategic Brand Management / Digital Marketing /Brand Building and Management.
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