Graduate Certificate in Editing
Whitireia Community Polytechnic (Porirua)
Journalism, Communication and Media Studies
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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.
Key Information for Students
Undergraduate degree or equivalent and evidence of suitability based on written application and interview. (International: IELTS 7.0 in all bands)
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||$34,122 - $52,364|
|In further study||8%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
TMI Educational Scholarships
Tanenuiarangi Manawatu Incorporated - The Scholarships Unit
$250 (secondary) and $5000 (tertiary) each.
The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship
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.
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.