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Ara Institute of Canterbury

Degrees

Studying for a degree is a big deal. You need to know that your hard work and commitment are going to pay off - literally.

That’s why all our degrees are designed to prepare and equip you for real workplaces, real challenges and real success.

At Ara:

You’ll gain the skills and knowledge employers want by getting truly hands-on
You’ll learn from tutors who have years of industry experience to share, in environments that mimic real workplaces
You’ll get into the workplace yourself - with internships, industry-based projects or clinical placements – to gain vital experience and establish a valuable network of industry contacts

By the time you graduate, you’ll be both sought after and ready to make a difference on the job from day one.

The following degrees are available at Ara

Arts and Media

  • Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications (Journalism)
  • Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications (Screen and Television Production)
  • Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications (Radio)
  • Bachelor of Design (Fashion Technology and Design)
  • Bachelor of Design (Motion Design)
  • Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication Design)
  • Bachelor of Design (Applied Visual Art)
  • Bachelor of Design (Photography)
  • Bachelor of Music Arts
  • Bachelor of Performing Arts (with optional specialisation in Music Theatre)

Business

  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Event Management)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Accounting - CPA Pathway)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Business Information Systems)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Accounting)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Business Transformation and Change)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Supply Chain Logistics)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Hospitality Management)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Operations and Production Management)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Human Resource Management)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Personal Financial Planning)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Marketing and Sales)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Accounting - ACA/CA Pathway)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Project Management)
  • Bachelor of Applied Management (Retail Management)

Computing

  • Bachelor of Information and Communication Technologies

Engineering and Architecture

  • Bachelor of Construction (with specialisations in Construction Management and Quantity Surveying) (Level 7)
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Mechanical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)
  • Bachelor of Architectural Studies

Health

  • Bachelor of Musculoskeletal Health
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Nutrition)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Physical Activity and Health Promotion)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Sports and Exercise Science)
  • Bachelor of Medical Imaging
  • Bachelor of Social Work

Hospitality

  • Bachelor of International Tourism and Hospitality Management

Language, Culture and Education

  • Bachelor of Language (Japanese)
  • Bachelor of Māori Language and Indigenous Studies (Te Ohoka)
  • Bachelor of Sustainability and Outdoor Education
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