Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice


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 Certificate in Professional Practice provides graduates who will contribute advanced knowledge and scholarship. 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 for 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:


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101

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