Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelors degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

PgCertCS graduates wiill have advanced knowledge and understanding of communication theory and its application to current professional practices. They will be able to engage analytically, critically and reflectively within their chosen field. They may progress to further study at postgraduate diploma or masters 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

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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The Jackson Family Foundation Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$10,000 stipend

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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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