Post Graduate Diploma in Science

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$9,099

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Holders of the diploma will be able to demonstrate mastery of complex theoretical matter in their disciplone; apply their knowledge in the discipline to solve problems; read and evaluate research literautre and engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, critique and debate; display leadership both independently and as part of a team; and demonstrate critical awareness of social, cultural and ethical issues relevant to their discipline.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Victoria University degree or a degree from another university with all relevant prerequisites satisfied.

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)
$9,099 $9,099
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$18,178 $18,178
Total $27,278 $27,278

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

82%


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 $49,457
Earnings range $37,673 - $59,023
In employment 53%
In further study 43%
On a benefit 1%

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

Victoria Students' Psychology Society (VSPS) Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

Approximately $500

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GCSB Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.nzic.govt.nz

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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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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