Graduate Diploma in Journalism Studies

Massey University

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$5,728

over 1 Year - details

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) $5,728 $5,728
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) $6,135 $6,135
Total $11,863 $11,863

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

Successful course completions 52%


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

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

Maori Education Trust: Nicolas Irwin Hunt Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$3,500

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Maori Education Trust: Nicholas Irwin Hunt Writing Scholarships

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust

Website:

http://www.maorieducation.org.nz/

Value:

$3,500

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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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