Postgraduate Certificate in Arts
University of Canterbury
Society and Culture not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 20 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
A graduate with a Postgraduate Certificate in Arts will have an advanced level of knowledge in their discipline or area of specialization, and have been introduced to theoretically sophisticated subject matter in their discipline or area of specialization. They will have developed skills in the critical evaluation of academic literature in their discipline or area of specialization and have developed skills in the synthesis of information and the communication of their findings in both oral and written form.
Key Information for Students
An approved Bachelor's degree.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$35,038 - $54,535|
|In further study||27%|
|On a benefit||5%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
UC College of Education, Health, and Human Development Maori Scholarship
University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office
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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.