Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified

Duration

17 Weeks

Total student fees

$4,090

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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 sector with graduates who have attained advanced knowledge and scholarship through application of research 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 for practice at an advanced, specialised level. Graduates will have the ability to work effectively in interprofessional teams and have enhanced skills for the provision of high quality services to diverse people and communities.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor degree or equivalent experience, and relevant practice in a related professional field (International: IELTS 7.0 Academic, with no band below 6.5, or equivalent)

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

17 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,090 $4,090
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,801 $3,801
Total $7,891 $7,891

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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

Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Undergraduate Scholarships

Provided by:

Ministry of Education - Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund - Group Māori

Website:

http://www.education.govt.nz/further-education/scholarships/

Value:

$50,000

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Hauraki Greenland Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Justice

Website:

https://www.justice.govt.nz/justice-sector-policy/

Value:

$5,000 pa

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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?

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.

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