Master of Writing

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Written Communication

Duration

1.5

1.5 Years

Total student fees

$11,082

over 1.5 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will able to apply advanced skills in writing to a range of professional, technical, organisational, community, and creative contexts. They will be able to write effectively within a range of registers and genres, and for a range of purposes; to respond to the requirements of different audiences and media; to engage the creative dimensions of professional writing and the professional dimensions of creative writing; to undertake research relevant to their writing tasks; to analyse critically the writing of others and apply what they discover to their own writing; and to provide advanced editorial advice for other writers.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1.5 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,388 $11,082
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$7,833 $11,749
Total $15,221 $22,831

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


Student Success

N/A


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 $46,115
Earnings range $27,058 - $57,578
In employment 73%
In further study 23%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Fuji Xerox AUT Undergraduate Scholarship

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

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

Value:

$6,500 for 2018 and 2019$6,750 for 2020 and 2021

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Tan Sri Datuk Oh Siew Nam P.S.M., P.J.N. Malaysian Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

Fees to value of $20,000

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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 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.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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