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New Zealand Certificate in Communications Media

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Qualification

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Entry requirements

Candidates will hold the National Certificate in Educational Achievement (Level 1) [Ref: 0928] or equivalent skills and knowledge.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is designed for those considering a career in communications media.

Graduates will be recognised as having the skills, knowledge and ability to contribute, under supervision, in the communications media industries. This includes the attributes necessary to contribute to the bi- and multi-cultural environment in Aotearoa New Zealand.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Communication and Media Studies at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$30,000

Median earnings two years after study

$38,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

32%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Advance Ashburton Community Foundation: Tertiary Education

Provided by:

Advance Ashburton Community Foundation

Website:

http://www.advanceashburton.org.nz/

Value:

variable - see "Additional Information".

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The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$1,000

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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

Free phone: 0800 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.ac.nz

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

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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