Graduate Diploma in Physical Activity, Health and Wellness

Ara Institute of Canterbury

Subject area

Human Movement and Sports Science

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$6,795

over 1 Year - details

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.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Further your interest in health promotion and physical activity with up-to-date industry knowledge.

In this one year programme you will gain an understanding of the application of a wide range of skills in the use of physical activity in health and wellness.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor of Applied or Health Science or equivalent in any field excluding Physical Activity and Health Promotion or equivalent. If your degree was completed more than five years ago you must also have current relevant work experience. If English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment. h IELTS 6.5 Academic (no lower than 6.0 in reading and writing subtests and 7.0 in listening and speaking subtests). ). For acceptable alternatives, including NCEA, refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.

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)
$6,795 $6,795
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,706 $11,706
Total $18,501 $18,501

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


Student Success

N/A


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 $47,916
Earnings range N/A
In employment 55%
In further study 35%
On a benefit 5%

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

Lower Hutt Suffrage Centennial Scholarship Fund

Provided by:

SHE Trust - Suffrage Hutt Education - Hutt City Council

Value:

Approximately $1,000.

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New Zealand Institute of Sport Scholarships

Provided by:

New Zealand Institute of Sport

Website:

http://www.nzis.co.nz/apply-to-study

Value:

Tuition Fees.

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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 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.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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