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
Application by Academic Qualification (Under 20 years of age) University Entrance - NCEA Level 3 Three subjects at Level 3, made up of: - 14 credits each, in three NZQA University Entrance approved subjects - Literacy 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of: - 5 credits in reading - 5 credits in writing and Numeracy 10 credits at Level 1 or above, made up of - specified achievement standards through a range of subjects, or - package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627 all three required) Application by Mature Entry (20 years of age and above) Applicants over the age of 20 years will be considered where they can demonstrate the ability to succeed in a programme. This includes successful completion of a programme of study at level 4 or above and/or commitment to a sporting code and/or recent experience working in a sport and exercise related capacity in a sports related business or Gym.
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?
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.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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