Graduate Certificate in Editing

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

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Entry requirements

Tertiary qualification or evidence of relevant work experience based on interview and written application that demonstrates the competencies required for a publishing role (International: IELTS 7.0 in all bands; or equivalent)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification prepares graduates to undertake professional editing work in the public and private sectors. Graduates will contribute to the cultural, social and economic life of Aotearoa New Zealand.

This course is also appropriate for people already working in editing and proofreading roles but who have not had editing training, or people who would like to formalise their knowledge of editing conventions and industry standards.

What graduates earn

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

$45,000

Median earnings one year after study

$52,000

Median earnings two years after study

$60,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

85%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

AUT Accommodation Scholarship - Disability, Deaf or Rainbow

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

See additional information

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The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$1,000

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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) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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Sources

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