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Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency Management

Massey University

Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified

Duration

17 Weeks

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the Massey University Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency Management will have knowledge of core subjects, including evaluation research practices and contemporary and holistic risk based emergency management concepts to enhance reduction, readiness, response and recovery practice.

Personal capabilities
* Consider historical emergency management contexts, while engaging with current emergency management issues at community, individual, local and global levels.
* Critically evaluate research and scholarly material while competently applying it to solutions in emergency management settings. Personal capabilities
* Demonstrate initiative, self-discipline, and an ability to plan, reflect on, and achieve personal and professional goals.
* Ability to interpret and evaluate research in emergency management.
* Apply critical analysis skills at a suitable level.

Discipline specific competencies
* Consider historical emergency management contexts, while engaging with current emergency management issues at community, individual, local and global levels.
* Understand the theory of risk, readiness, reduction, response and recovery as it applies to comprehensive emergency management.
* Critically evaluate research and scholarly material while competently applying it to emergency management settings. Professional attributes
* Value ongoing professional development in the area of emergency management.
* Demonstrate practiced computer technology skills and value the importance of digital technologies within the emergency management field.

Ethical and social attributes
* Value diversity and act ethically with a range of individuals, groups, cultures and ethnicities.
* Communicate effectively in a variety of forums to specialist and non-specialist audiences.
* Interact within a research environment with integrity and in an ethical and professional manner.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements: A Bachelors degree and at least two years of relevant industry or professional experience, or equivalent; or a Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management or Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management, with a minimum B average, or equivalent.

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


Duration

17 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees (what you pay) N/A N/A
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) N/A N/A
Total N/A N/A

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

Successful course completions 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 $58,710
Earnings range $46,056 - $70,743
In employment 74%
In further study 19%
On a benefit 1%

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

FMG Agricultural Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$5,000

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Kawerau A6 Scholarship

Provided by:

Opeke Ahuwhenua Trust

Value:

$2,000

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 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz


Locations

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

PALMERSTON NORTH

State Highway 57
PALMERSTON NORTH

WELLINGTON

Wallace Street
Mt Cook
WELLINGTON

Albany

Albany Expressway (SH17)
Albany

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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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