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Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

The academic entry requirement for the PGDipPP is one of the following*: an NZQF-listed undergraduate degree or graduate diploma (or equivalent) in a socio-cultural field with a minimum of the equivalent to a B average as per the EIT-specified 11-point achievement-based grading system; or a degree or equivalent professional qualification in a different field if the applicant can supply evidence of work experience at degree level or above within a socio-cultural field, subject to an interview and/or the submission of a portfolio of evidence to establish the status and relevance of the applicant's prior learning and experience; or at the Dean's discretion, where an applicant's situation is compelling but not covered by the requirements listed above. * Applicants who does not meet the entry requirements may be provisionally accepted; such students will be expected to pass their first course in the programme in order to progress. Applicants from countries in which English is not the primary spoken language must demonstrate an acceptable level of English language fluency prior to acceptance in the programme. Ways in which English language fluency may be demonstrated include (i) completion of a programme of study in which English was the language of instruction (conditions apply*), and (ii) approved scores on IELTS tests, namely an Academic score of 6.5 with no band lower than 6 (or accepted international equivalents). *See NZQA English language entry requirements for international students at http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/our-role/legislation/nzqa-rules/nzqf-related-rules/programme-approval-and-accreditation/8/18/ An international student must be in possession of an appropriate visa for the duration of the Programme.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The PgDip has been designed to enable students to critically reflect upon, extend and deepen the knowledge underpinning their professional practice. Students will engage in self-directed learning and advanced study; demonstrate intellectual independence, analytic rigour and problem-solving; demonstrate advance knowledge about professional practice and relevant communities.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Mixed Field Programmes at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905
Email: info@eit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.eit.ac.nz

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