Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Communication and Media Studies

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

PgDipCS graduates will have advanced knowledge and skills in their chosen area of professional practice and be able to pursue personal professional goals and further postgraduate study. The emphasis placed on integrating theory and practice will enhance problem solving and analytical skills developed at undergraduate level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Communication and Media Studies at this level can earn:

$47,000

Median earnings one year after study

$50,000

Median earnings two years after study

$65,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

TPT Group Business Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology - Acting Head of Office

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/study-at-aut/fees-scholarships-and-finance/scholarships/scholarships-and-awards

Value:

$5000 contribution to tuition fees

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The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$1,000

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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

Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812
Email: courseinfo@aut.ac.nz
Web: http://www.aut.ac.nz

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Sources

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