Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Sport and Recreation Activities
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates of the PG Cert PRT programme will have a sound grounding in the theory and practice of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. They will have knowledge of the broader political, socio-cultural, economic and institutional contexts in which it is conducted to understand the complexity of Parks, Recreation and Tourism issues and practice. They will also have developed skills in critical analysis, evaluation, problem-solving and communication that are relevant to the many fields of Parks, Recreation and Tourism.
Key Information for Students
Entry is by completion of an undergraduate degree in a related area of study with a B average at 300 level. If students perform well in the Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism, then they will be equipped to continue to study at the Diploma or Masters level.
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(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:
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Examples of related scholarships
Sir Arthur Sims Scholarships
Lincoln University - Scholarships Office
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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