Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Written Communication

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Entry requirements

Tertiary qualification OR evidence of skill in writing based on submitted written work, outline/sample of the major project and interview (International: IELTS 6.0 with no band lower than 5.5; or equivalent)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This advanced programme gives experienced writers the opportunity to develop a book or manuscript with individual mentoring from established authors.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Communication and Media Studies at this level can earn:

$37,000

Median earnings one year after study

$44,000

Median earnings two years after study

$53,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

78%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Janine Young Memorial Award

Provided by:

The Secretary David.W Steele Trust - There's No Application Form

Value:

Normally $300 to $500. Occasionally $900

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The Piki Ake Kake Ake Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

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

Value:

$1,000

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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

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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Sources

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