Certificate in Foundation Studies

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Learning Skills Programmes

Qualification

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Entry requirements

Equivalent to completion of Year 12 at a NZ secondary school to a satisfactory standard (or other
evidence of suitability), together with demonstrated evidence of English language proficiency equivalent to IELTs 5.5 with no band below 5

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide incoming students from non-English speaking backgrounds with an introduction to
essential skills required for university study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied General Education Programmes at this level can earn:

$26,000

Median earnings one year after study

$30,000

Median earnings two years after study

$39,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

21%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Advance Ashburton Community Foundation: Tertiary Education

Provided by:

Advance Ashburton Community Foundation

Website:

http://www.advanceashburton.org.nz/

Value:

variable - see "Additional Information".

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BPW Hawera Second Chance Education Grant

Provided by:

BPW New Zealand - Projects Chair

Website:

http://www.bpwhawera.org.nz/

Value:

The grant is up to $1000 .

Read more

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.

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