New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel

Wellington Institute of Technology

Subject area

Tourism Studies

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$6,216

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the tourism and travel industries with individuals who can contribute to the effective implementation of processes in the tourism industry and proactively support and enhance the visitor experience, and through their skills and knowledge uphold the importance of tourism to the New Zealand economy. The qualification will benefit the community by enhancing New Zealand's tourism visitor experiences and bringing economic benefits to the country.

Graduates will be able to deliver, and assist in supporting the delivery of, a quality visitor experience across a range of organisations in the tourism and travel industries. Their applied skills and knowledge will require taking full responsibility for the nature, quantity and quality of outcomes, and they may also have some responsibility for the management of learning and performance of others.

Indigenous values of manaakitanga and whanaungatanga in relation to travel and tourism may be encompassed in the holistic outcomes of this qualification.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

NCEA Level 3- 3 approved subjects at level 3, a minimum of 14 credits in Tourism at level 3.Literacy 10 credits at level 2 or above Or Achieved a level 4 qualification in a related field. Or Equivalent professional or educational experience of an appropriate kind. Minimum IELTS score of 5.5

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,216 $6,216
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,295 $6,295
Total $12,511 $12,511

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

85%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $35,100
Earnings range $27,581 - $40,704
In employment 64%
In further study 25%
On a benefit 4%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

TMI Educational Scholarships

Provided by:

Tanenuiarangi Manawatu Incorporated - The Scholarships Unit

Website:

http://www.tmi.maori.nz/Scholarships.aspx

Value:

$250 (secondary) and $5000 (tertiary) each.

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Tū i te ora scholarship

Provided by:

Northland Regional Council

Website:

https://www.nrc.govt.nz/your-council/work-with-us/funding-and-awards/

Value:

$3000

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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

Free phone: 0800 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401
Email: information@weltec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.weltec.ac.nz

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

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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