Postgraduate Diploma in Education
University of Canterbury
Teacher Education: General (Pre-Service)
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have an advanced research-based understanding and knowledge of contemporary educational theory and professional practice. The Diploma emphasises critical thinking about and understanding of issues across a range of educational areas.
Key Information for Students
A bachelor's degree including two final-year courses in education;or any bachelor's degree plus a one-year teaching qualification;or any bachelor's degree plus teaching or counselling experience in a recognised educational or counselling context.
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||$34,631 - $61,143|
|In further study||28%|
|On a benefit||2%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Helen Macmillan Brown Bursaries
University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office
$2,500 per annum
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.
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.