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Graduate Certificate in Editing

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Journalism, Communication and Media Studies

Duration

16 Weeks

Total student fees

$4,018

over 16 Weeks - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification prepares graduates to undertake professional editing work in the public and private sectors. Graduates will contribute to the cultural, social and economic life of Aotearoa New Zealand.

This course is also appropriate for people already working in editing and proofreading roles but who have not had editing training, or people who would like to formalise their knowledge of editing conventions and industry standards.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Undergraduate degree or equivalent and evidence of suitability based on written application and interview. (International: IELTS 7.0 in all bands)

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

16 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,018 $4,018
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$2,862 $2,862
Total $6,880 $6,880

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

99%


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

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$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

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