Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Lincoln University

Subject area

Sport and Recreation Activities


17 Weeks

Total student fees


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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 Requirements

Minimum 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.

Detailed requirements

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17 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,148 $4,148
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$4,465 $4,465
Total $8,613 $8,613

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


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 $49,000
Earnings range $38,000 - $66,000
In employment 61%
In further study 22%
On a benefit N/A

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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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