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New Zealand Certificate in Journalism

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Candidates will hold the National Certificate in Educational Achievement (Level 1) [Ref: 0928] or equivalent skills and knowledge.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is designed for people considering a career in journalism, radio or iwi radio. It is the base level of journalism training. Higher level training is expected for most employers in the media sector.

Graduates will be recognised as having the skills, knowledge and ability to operate, under supervision, in the journalism industry. This includes the attributes necessary to contribute to the bi- and multi-cultural environment in Aotearoa New Zealand.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Communication and Media Studies at this level can earn:

$32,000

Median earnings one year after study

$33,000

Median earnings two years after study

$44,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

43%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 909 0316
Email: info@toimai.nz
Web: http://www.toimai.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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