Graduate Diploma in Pacific Journalism

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

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Entry requirements

A three year tertiary qualification or relevant professional experience. Applicants may also be required to sit an aptitude test and attend an interview.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

GradDipPacJournalsim graduates will be critically reflective practitioners equipped with an understanding of the political, social and cultural context of Pasifika journalism, and the news and information needs of the Pasifika community. They will have the skills to enter a wide range of journalism and media related careers in both mainstream and Pasifika contexts. Graduates will also be prepared for postgraduate study in their chosen field.

What graduates earn

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

$37,000

Median earnings one year after study

$44,000

Median earnings two years after study

$53,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

78%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

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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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

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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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