New Zealand Diploma in Psychology

Open Polytechnic

Subject area

Psychology

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides a comprehensive introduction to the psychology discipline, including psychology as a science, involving the application of research, analysis, synthesis and evaluation skills.

This qualification is intended for people who can benefit professionally or personally from a working knowledge of psychology and human behaviour.

Graduates will benefit industry sectors involving interactions with people, where employees need knowledge of human behaviour to function effectively in an organisational workplace and with clients.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Behavioural Science at this level can earn:

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$28,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

28%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Open Polytechnic Students Disability Study Award

Provided by:

Open Polytechnic of NZ - The Learning Centre Te Wahanga Whakapakari Ako

Website:

http://www.openpolytechnic.ac.nz

Value:

Up to $1,000.00

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Shona Butterfield Scholarship

Provided by:

Open Polytechnic of NZ - Team Leader Services

Website:

https://www.openpolytechnic.ac.nz/study-with-us/fees-and-funding/scholarships-awards-and-financial-assistance/

Value:

Up to $5,000

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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) 913 5300
Fax: (04) 913 5308
Email: customerservices@openpolytechnic.ac.nz
Web: http://www.openpolytechnic.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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