Postgraduate Certificate in Arts
Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 17 Weeks - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Postgraduate Certificate in Arts graduates will have advanced knowledge in one humanities or social science discipline. They will have well-developed skills in critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.
Key Information for Students
A Bachelor of Arts with a major in the intended postgraduate subject or equivalent; or a Bachelors degree with a minor in the intended postgraduate subject, followed by a Graduate Certificate in Arts endorsed in the intended postgraduate subject; or a Bachelors degree followed by a Graduate Diploma of Arts endorsed in the intended postgraduate subject.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$33,025 - $55,350|
|In further study||30%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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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.