Graduate Diploma in Communication (Local Government)

Southern Institute of Technology

Subject area

Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$6,163

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Graduate Diploma in Communication (Local Government) gives more experienced communications practitioners the opportunity to develop the skills necessary to manage specific issues, events and tasks which may occur within that environment and draw on the theory which underpins these. The GradDipComm (LG) also provides a professional development opportunity for a communications practitioner with a generic or similar undergraduate degree who wishes to specialise in local government working at a higher level.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry is open to degree graduates who have graduated successfully from a relevant Bachelors degree programme or can demonstrate equivalent, relevant, practical professional or educational experience in a related discipline.

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)
$6,163 $6,163
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,196 $6,196
Total $12,359 $12,359

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


Student Success

N/A


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 $54,468
Earnings range $45,229 - $61,575
In employment 87%
In further study 9%
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

Norman Jones Foundation Study Grants

Provided by:

Norman Jones Foundation - Administrator

Value:

Determined by Trustees

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Invercargill Licensing Trust Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Invercargill Licensing Trust - Manager and Grants Manager

Website:

http://www.ilt.co.nz

Value:

up to $2000

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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 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977
Email: info@sit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.sit.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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