Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice

Te Pukenga TA Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, and relevant practice in a related professional field
(International: IELTS 6.5 Academic, with no band below 6.0, or equivalent)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice provides graduates who apply advanced research knowledge and scholarship to their professional practice context. It is designed for professionals seeking to advance their knowledge and skills. Graduates have built on their professional experience to gain internationally recognised knowledge and skills for career enhancement, capable to lead practice at an advanced, specialised level. Graduates have the capability to work effectively in interprofessional teams for the provision of high-quality services to diverse people and communities

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Studies in Human Society at this level can earn:

$40,000

Median earnings one year after study

$48,000

Median earnings two years after study

$62,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

66%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) Scholarship

Provided by:

Gisborne District Council - PA to Mayor

Website:

http://www.gdc.govt.nz/funding/

Value:

$3,000

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Ikawai Community Scholarship

Provided by:

Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-

Value:

Varies, could be up to $5000

Read more

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

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

Sources

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