Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education Learning and Teaching

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Teacher Education: Tertiary

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$7,904

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have will have developed the mastery level skills required for designing and carrying out ethical and informative educational research, of a publishable standard. They will have developed advanced skills in articulating, challenging and developing personal theories of teaching and learning in relation to diverse educational literature and theory. They will be able to design intended learning outcomes, activities and assessments, using appropriate theory and research, in ways which address relevant characteristics of diverse student populations in modern universities, and to reflect upon and critically evaluate evidence of teaching effectiveness and to apply resulting knowledge to improve their teaching and students learning, and to support such changes within their disciplines and institutions. The PGDipHELT will enhance graduates career development within academia, and may lead to greater employability in the higher education sector in countries where professional teaching qualifications are required. Graduates will be prepared to adopt stronger academic leadership roles in teaching development within their institutions. Some graduates may be able to continue to masters level or doctoral studies in higher education. Graduates will have will have developed the mastery level skills required for designing and carrying out ethical and informative educational research, of a publishable standard. They will have developed advanced skills in articulating, challenging and developing personal theories of teaching and learning in relation to diverse educational literature and theory. They will be able to design intended learning outcomes, activities and assessments, using appropriate theory and research, in ways which address relevant characteristics of diverse student populations in modern universities, and to reflect upon and critically evaluate evidence of teaching effectiveness and to apply resulting knowledge to improve their teaching and students lea

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A bachelor s degree with honours or a Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Learning and Teaching from Victoria University of Wellington (VI00R8), or equivalent professional or scholarly experience of an appropriate kind

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)
$7,904 $7,904
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,963 $6,963
Total $14,867 $14,867

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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 $52,686
Earnings range $34,631 - $61,143
In employment 73%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 2%

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

Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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Te Ati Hau Trust - Education Grant/Scholarship

Provided by:

Te Ati Hau Trust - Chairman

Website:

https://www.atihau.com/our-whanau.html

Value:

Up to $3000

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.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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