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TUT: COURSES THAT DO NOT REQUIRE MATHS!

By Victoria Ntuli
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COURSES THAT DO NOT REQUIRE MATHS AT TUT

DIPLOMA IN COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 22
English (HL/FAL):3
Duration: 3years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers: 
Photographer employed by an organisation or doing freelance work: portraiture, advertising, fashion, press, editorial, industrial, 
architecture, fine art.

DIPLOMA IN FASHION DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 20
English (HL/FAL): 3
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers:
Fashion designer, pattern maker, pattern grader, costume designer, coordinator, buyer, illustrator, editor, presenter, CAD grader, quality controller, broker, entrepreneur, educator.

DIPLOMA IN FINE AND APPLIED ARTS
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 17
English (HL/FAL): 3
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers: 
Professional artist, curator, manufacturing designer, teacher,computer artist, sculptor, painter, printmaker, glass artist, ceramics artist,
photographer, sign painter, cartoonist.

DIPLOMA IN INTEGRATED COMMUNICATION DESIGN
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 24
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers: 
Design artist in the public and private sectors, e.g. layout artist, visualiser, illustrator, package designer. Producer, creative director, art 
director, technical director, games designer, interface designer and interactive writer.

DIPLOMA IN INTERIOR DESIGN
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 22
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 30 September

Recommended subject(s): Civil Technology, Design Studies, Engineering Graphics and 
Design, and Visual Arts.

Possible careers:
Display designer, model builder, technical draughtsman, interior draughtsman, architectural illustrator, furniture designer, shop design-
er, residential and commercial interior designer.

DIPLOMA IN JEWELLERY DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 17
English (HL/FAL): 3
Duration: 3years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers:
Manufacturing jeweller, jewellery designer, CAD designer, artist jeweller, sales representative as well as entry into other specialist fields 
of the industry, for example diamond dealing or setting.

DIPLOMA IN MOTION PICTURE PRODUCTION
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 22
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration:  3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers: 
Film/video producer, scriptwriter, director, film marketing manager, critic, producer, editor, lighting and camera person, production manager, self-employed.

DIPLOMA IN PERFORMING ARTS
Campus where offered: Arts Campus

APS: 20
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration: 3years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers:
DANCE discipline stream: Choreographer, creative entrepreneur, dancer, 
dance captain, performing arts maker, performing arts reviewer, theatre maker.
THEATRE ARTS & DESIGN discipline stream: Actor, applied theatre practition-
er, creative entrepreneur, lighting/sound operator, media performer (radio & 
television), musical theatre performer, performing arts maker, performer.

HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN MUSIC

APS: 18
English (HL/FAL): 3
Duration: One year
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers: 
Performer, arranger for film, TV and radio and other electronic media, freelance musician, composer, musical director, record 
producer, music teacher, performing/multimedia artist, researcher, music programme compiler, sound designer, session musician, music type setter.

DIPLOMA IN LEGAL SUPPORT
Campus where offered: Soshanguve South Campus

APS: 20
English (HL/FAL): 4
Other Language,: 3
Duration: 3years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers:
Conveyancing secretaries, legal secretaries, paralegals in law firms, paralegals at justice centres (Legal Aid Board), paralegals at the 
office of the Master of the Supreme Court, paralegals at the Deeds’ Office, paralegals at private companies such as Scorpion Legal Protection.

DIPLOMA IN LAW
Campus where offered: Mbombela

APS: 20
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Possible careers:
Costs consultants at cost consulting firms, cost consultant proprietors, paralegals in law firms, paralegals at justice centres (Legal Aid 
Board), paralegals at the office of the Master of the Supreme Court, paralegals at the Deeds’ Office, paralegals at private companies such as Scorpion Legal 
Protection.

DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM
Campus where offered: Soshanguve North Campus

APS: 22
English (HL/FAL): 4
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 31 July

Recommended subjects: Geography, History, a third language and any 
art-related subject.

Possible careers: 
Journalist in print media, broadcasting, industrial and online journalism.

DIPLOMA IN LANGUAGE PRACTICE
Campus where offered: Soshanguve South Campus

APS: 20
English (HL/FAL): 4
Other language: 4
Duration: 3 years
Closing Date: 30 September

Admission requirement(s) and Selection criteria:
All completed applications received within the published due dates will be ranked. After consideration of the Departmental Student Enrolment Plan, only the top ranking applicants will be selected. Once a programme is full, a waiting list will be in place to provide an opportunity for applicants to fill places of 
those who did not register on time. Applicants will be informed of their status per official letter from the Office of the Registrar, alternatively, they can check their application status on the TUT website, www.tut.ac.za.

Recommended subject(s): Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, Setswana, Tsonga, Venda or Zulu.

Possible careers: 
General language practitioner, translator, editor or proof reader, language adviser, consultant, technologist, editor/publisher, columnist, 
writer, interpreter, language planner.

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