NZIS Diploma in Sport Management and Exercise Prescription

New Zealand Institute of Sport Limited

Subject area

Sports Coaching, Playing, Officiating and Instructing


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Entry requirements

80 credits at NCEA level 2 or equivalent qualification, or relevant industry experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to pathway to higher levels of tertiary study, in particular the NZIS Level 6 Diplomas and other relevant tertiary programmes. Graduates will be able to enter the work force at an entry level for employment in the sport, fitness and recreation industry. These employment opportunities included sports coordinators in schools, recreation assistants, sports development officers, gym instructors, fitness instructor assistant and so on.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Sport and Recreation at this level can earn:


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Scholarship information

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New Zealand Institute of Sport Scholarships

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New Zealand Institute of Sport



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New Zealand Pacific Scholarships

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - NZ Aid Programme



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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 6233472
Fax: (04) 495 8391
Email: suzanne.o'

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