Master of Arts

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Society and Culture

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's honours degree with relevant prerequisites.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates have an advanced body of knowledge and well-developed skills in intellectual analysis, criticism and problem-solving, which they apply to their chosen career. They will have mastered sophisticated subject matter through independent research, scholarship or creative activity conducted under supervision. Graduates may be able to continue to doctoral study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Society and Culture at this level can earn:

$60,000

Median earnings one year after study

$65,000

Median earnings two years after study

$77,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ormond Wilson Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$1,200 per annum, subject to fundsavailable

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Motu Wellbeing and Sustainability Maori Internship

Provided by:

Motu Economic and Public Policy Research

Website:

https://motu.nz/about-us/capacity-building/scholarships/

Value:

All domestic interns at Motu receive a stipend.

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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.

Sources

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