Postgraduate Diploma in Youth and Community Leadership

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Education not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the PGDipYCL will be able to: (a) critically evaluate the suitability of diverse forms of leadership in relation to their personal professional context, (b) understand and navigate the complexities of community engagement and service learning, (c) evaluate a local youth or community situation in light of global social challenges as addressed in the UN Sustainable Development Goals, (d) consider diverse cultural approaches to leadership, youth and community through the lens of matauranga Maori, (e) engage with people and their communities with confidence and competence with consideration of Te Tiriti o Waitangi articles. (f) gain advanced knowledge and understanding in a focus area of study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Education at this level can earn:

$60,000

Median earnings one year after study

$63,000

Median earnings two years after study

$68,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

91%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Go Waitaha Canterbury Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

see "additional information"

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UC College of Education, Health, and Human Development Maori Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$5,000

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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.

Sources

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