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Postgraduate Certificate in Education

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Teacher Education: General (Pre-Service)

Duration

19 Weeks

Total student fees

$3,720

over 19 Weeks - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will receive an advanced introduction to research-based understanding and knowledge of contemporary educational theory and professional practice. The certificate emphasises critical thinking about and understanding of issues across a limited range of educational areas.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Any appropriate degree in New Zealand either including advanced courses in education with a total value of at least 56 credits or with a recognised teacher training course of not less than one year at a New Zealand college of education or university.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

19 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,720 $3,720
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,113 $5,113
Total $8,833 $8,833

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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 $52,686
Earnings range $34,631 - $61,143
In employment 73%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 2%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Bright Start Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

Tuition fees and all compulsory fees charged by the University

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Go Canterbury Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

see "additional information"

Read more

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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