Postgraduate Diploma in Communication

University of Auckland

Subject area

Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Must be admitted to and passed at least 30 points in the Master of Communication, and been recommended for admission by the Dean or nominee.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

PGDipC graduates will develop competencies that are highly valued across a broad range of employment sectors. Graduates will be well-prepared for roles in communication professions, including media, public relations and advertising. Students will also be well-placed to take on roles across a wide range of public, private and social organisations in which advanced communication skills are highly sought-after, including government agencies; community and charitable organisations; for-profit and not-for-profit enterprises; and civil society organisations.

What graduates earn

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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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