Postgraduate Diploma in Museum and Heritage Practice

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Librarianship and Information Management

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree or equivalent, normally with a B+ average grade or better in the relevant coursework.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have a strong theoretical and practical background in current museum and heritage practice. They will also have specialised knowledge in fields such as exhibition studies, Maori museum practice, or historic heritage practice, which will enhance their career prospects in the museum and heritage sector. Graduates may be able to continue to the Master of Museum and Heritage Practice (VI002T).

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Librarianship, Information Management and Curatorial Studies at this level can earn:

$47,000

Median earnings one year after study

$55,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

89%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

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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LIANZA Rua Mano Scholarship

Provided by:

LIANZA

Website:

http://www.lianza.org.nz/

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

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

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Sources

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