Graduate Certificate in Communication (Public Sector)

Southern Institute of Technology

Subject area

Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified

Duration

20 Weeks

Total student fees

$3,075

over 20 Weeks - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Graduate Certificate in Communication ( Public Sector) aims to provide those people working in middle management at territorial authorities the opportunity to formalise their practical communications skills into a qualification and to gain a sound theoretical base on which to structure regular tasks. They may already be working in the communications field or another area within the council (supported by an undergraduate degree) which requires recognition of higher level communication knowledge.

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

20 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,075 $3,075
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,098 $3,098
Total $6,173 $6,173

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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

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

International Student Scholarships

Provided by:

Media Design School - Pasifika Student Liaison Advisor

Website:

http://www.mediadesignschool.com

Value:

NZ$5,000

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Academic Excellence Scholarships

Provided by:

Media Design School - Pasifika Student Liaison Advisor

Website:

http://www.mediadesignschool.com

Value:

$2,000

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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

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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