Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching

Massey University

Subject area

Teacher Education: Special Education

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$6,820

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have a strong appreciation of specialist teaching as an interdisciplinary field of practice, and in-depth knowledge and skills in their endorsed area of specialist teaching. They will also have a thorough understanding of how to apply their specialist teaching knowledge and skills in diverse cultural contexts.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A relevant professional qualification; and either a New Zealand Bachelors degree, or equivalent; sufficient practical/professional experience in an area relevant to the qualification; sufficient background of professional experience. For candidates without a current New Zealand professional registration by the Education Council of New Zealand a Police vetting and meet requirement in terms of character and fitness to be a teacher.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,820 $6,820
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,085 $11,085
Total $17,905 $17,905

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


Student Success

97%


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 $52,686
Earnings range $34,631 - $61,143
In employment 73%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 2%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust Tressa Thomas Retraining Award

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

https://www.academicdresshire.co.nz

Value:

$2,000

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Expenses / Class Materials Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

https://www.academicdresshire.co.nz

Value:

$300 - $1,000 each

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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

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

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.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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

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