New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel
Auckland Institute of Studies
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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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 strengthen the contribution 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 high-quality visitor experience across a range of organisations in the tourism and travel industries, taking full responsibility for the nature, quantity and quality of outcomes.
Key Information for Students
A candidate for admission to this programme of study shall: (a) (i) have a minimum of 14 NCEA credits in each of three subjects at Level 3; or (ii) have a minimum of 14 NCEA numeracy credits at Level 1 or higher and 50 credits at Level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects, including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher; or (iii) have successfully undertaken tertiary study; or (iv) have successfully completed the requirements for a Level 3 or Level 4 qualification in tourism and travel; or (v) hold an equivalent overseas qualification; and (b) have attained the age of 17 years; and (c) have an English level equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (with no band less than 5.0) / TOEFL iBT 46 (with a writing score of 14) / PToE academic score of 42 / AIS Test of English Proficiency (TEP) 48/80 (with no band less than 11); or (d) gain approval under Admission Regulation 1.3: Special Admission.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$27,581 - $40,704|
|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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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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