Postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support

Massey University

Subject area

Teacher Education: Special Education

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree, a recognised teaching qualification, and relevant professional experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The postgraduate Diploma in Learning Support aims to provide SENCO/School Leaders of Learning Support with a programme which integrates theory and practice to explore key aspects of the SENCO role. It aims to extend SENCO/School Leaders of Learning Supports' knowledge and skills in relation to their role and provide them with a space and place to learn with, from and about other SENCO/School Leaders of Learning Support throughout New Zealand to improve their practice. Overall this programme aims to support a strong SENCO network throughout New Zealand and improve services to students who have special needs.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education 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

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.


NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

MyQ is now closed. Find out more about MyQ