Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Lincoln University

Subject area

Sport and Recreation Activities

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Entry requirements

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.

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Sport and Recreation at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office



$6,000 - one per Division.

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Lincoln University Hockey Scholarship

Provided by:

Lincoln University - Scholarships Office



Tuition fees plus access to the Canterbury Hockey Association's development programme.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 106 010
Phone: (03) 325 2811
Fax: (03) 325 3615

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