Graduate Diploma in Journalism Studies

Massey University

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$5,840

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will demonstrate independent thought and decision-making in work environments related to journalism, demonstrate effective work and problem-solving skills, display understanding of relevant legal and ethical issues, and critically assess relevant theory and commentary about the role of communication specialists and journalists in society. They will critically appraise their own work practices, demonstrate effective self-management techniques, assess information from work and the local environment, and develop their own data sources and information networks.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A university degree or equivalent, and sufficient maturity.

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)
$5,840 $5,840
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,135 $6,135
Total $11,975 $11,975

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


Student Success

84%


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 $46,309
Earnings range $34,122 - $52,364
In employment 83%
In further study 8%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

https://www.academicdresshire.co.nz

Value:

of $8,000

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Grant in Aid and Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

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

Value:

$1,400

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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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