Postgraduate Diploma in Infant and Toddler Learning and Development

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand Incorporated

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified



1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to prepare individuals for scholarship and research about the learning and development of infants and toddlers. The aim is to provide a qualification tailored to the specialist nature of work with children aged 0-3 years that could potentially increase the quality of professional practice to bring better outcomes for our youngest citizens.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

The minimum entry qualification for ECNZ's Postgraduate Diploma is successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (e.g., Graduate Diploma), as listed at level 7 on the NZQF). The Postgraduate Diploma in Infant and Toddler Learning and Development is open to those who have met the entrance requirements, including specified levels of attainment, in the programme admission regulations. Applicants from overseas must prove they hold an acceptable equivalent qualification from a recognised institution. Admission is at the discretion of ECNZ It is also based on the evaluation of documentary evidence (including the academic record) of the individual applicant's ability to undertake postgraduate study in a specialist field of enquiry or professional practice. Previous work experience may be considered.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,540 $7,540
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,545 $8,545
Total $16,085 $16,085

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 473 4672
Fax: (04) 473 7295

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

Where does this information come from?

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