Learn how to create original and engaging online content and explore new ways to make your content shine.
This course will help you develop the skills to apply html design elements to practical design, design a user interface experience, create engaging online content, and develop your understanding of digital citizenship.
You can study fees-free
Tertiary education is fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
*At this stage, learners will be enrolled with Ara Institute of Canterbury, and complete the qualification online.
Benefits to you
Apply HTML design elements to practical design
In this course, you’ll learn about different HTML design elements used in website design and apply your knowledge to practical design.
Research and design a user interface experience
You’ll learn how to capture the attention of online audiences through researching and designing a user interface experience.
Create and manage content for online media
You’ll tap into your creativity by creating engaging content for online media.
Demonstrate and apply the responsibilities of personal online practice
You’ll learn how to create responsibly in the online space as you learn about important aspects of digital citizenship.
Explore Adobe Creative Cloud
Access Adobe Creative Cloud at no extra cost. You will receive access to the world’s best creative apps and services so you can make anything you can imagine, wherever you’re inspired. This is included within the displayed course fee. The creative cloud includes:
Adobe Acrobat DC, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Animate, Adobe Audition, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Character Animator, Adobe Dimension, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Fireworks CS6, Adobe Flash Builder, Adobe Fresco, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InCopy, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop Camera, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Adobe Prelude, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Premiere Rush, Adobe XD
- Level: 4
- Credit: 15
- Course fee: $726.00 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 10
- Indicative hours per week: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 10 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 150 hours of total study time for a 15-credit course. To complete this course successfully in 10 weeks, you must be prepared to devote approximately 15 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level, the time commitment may vary.
Learners will use Adobe’s Creative Cloud software suite whilst studying this programme of study. Specifically:
- Adobe InDesign
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Dreamweaver
- Adobe Spark Video
- Adobe Acrobat
The full system requirements for the Adobe software can be found at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html
- Drawing supplies i.e pads, pencils, paints
- Access to a late model cellphone for video and photography
- Access to a DSLR Camera is recommended
- Access to a drawing tablet and pen. We recommend the brand Wacom
eCampus NZ is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through eCampus NZ are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.