New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise
Sport and Recreation Activities
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification will provide individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to operate independently, supervise others and work with stakeholders across the sport, recreation and exercise industries.
Graduates will be able to operate within a framework of health and wellness in relation to individual, group and community needs.
Graduates can apply their skills within the sport, recreation and exercise industries to contribute to the cultural, social and economic wellbeing of Aotearoa New Zealand.
Key Information for Students
Applicants under 20 years of age: * 48 credits NCEA level 2 across 4 subjects or equivalent Applicants aged 20 years or above: * No academic qualifications are required. Evidence to support an applicant's ability to successfully undertake the Programme with a reasonable likelihood of success may be requested. All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English should have an international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each band) issued within the last two years, or a qualification considered to be equivalent to the above. All applicants must sign a Risk Management Contract, relating to risk and their health, prior to commencing study on the programme Applicants are required to sign a declaration as to whether they have any convictions against the law (apart from minor traffic convictions). In order to comply with the provisions of the Vulnerable Children's Act, 2014 and Child Protection Policies for all 'specified organisations' providing a 'regulated service', all candidates/students will be subjected to safety checks. These will include but are not limited to: i) A formal interview ii) A Police vet check iii) A risk assessment
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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Where does this information come from?
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