Postgraduate Diploma in Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Other Natural and Physical Sciences

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Entry requirements

Bachelor of Science

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates can demonstrate advanced knowledge of a subject of science; apply and communicate effectively scientific principles and concepts; understand, evaluate, access and review, critically, new information (including findings and discussions in the literature. Completion of this degree can lead to professional employment or the possibility of masters study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Natural and Physical Sciences at this level can earn:

$43,000

Median earnings one year after study

$53,000

Median earnings two years after study

$57,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

51%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

John Wilson Memorial Scholarships

Provided by:

Christchurch Boys' High School - Headmaster

Website:

http://www.cbhs.school.nz

Value:

The value of the scholarship is $500 - $1,000

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Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship

Provided by:

Masterton Trust Lands Trust - Secretary-Manager

Website:

http://ltm.org.nz/grants/scholarships/

Value:

$1000

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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.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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