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Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Duration

15 Weeks

Total student fees

$4,188

over 15 Weeks - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A relevant bachelor s degree.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

15 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,188 $4,188
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,352 $5,352
Total $9,540 $9,540

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


Student Success

87%


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 $44,613
Earnings range $35,510 - $54,102
In employment 72%
In further study 19%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Maori Education Trust: Nicholas Irwin Hunt Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$3,500

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Tressa Thomas Retraining Award

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

https://www.academicdresshire.co.nz

Value:

$2,000

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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

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

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.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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