Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,258

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this programme is to provide the health and social sectors with graduates who apply advanced research knowledge and scholarship to their professional practice context. It is designed for professionals in health and social practice 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 practise at an advanced, specialised level. Graduates will have the ability to work effectively in interprofessional teams for the provision of high quality services to diverse people and communities.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor s degree or equivalent experience (International: IELTS 6.5 Academic, with no band below 6.0, or equivalent)

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)
$8,258 $8,258
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,463 $12,463
Total $20,721 $20,721

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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 $44,649
Earnings range $33,025 - $55,350
In employment 61%
In further study 30%
On a benefit 1%

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

Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.

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Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship

Provided by:

Kelston Deaf Education Centre - The Tertiary Co-ordinator

Website:

http://www.kdec.school.nz/Education/Scholarships

Value:

Up to $3,000.

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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

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

Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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