Diploma in Engineering Professional Practice
University of Waikato
Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates from this diploma will have advanced abilities of self-awareness of (and ability to articulate) their skills and skill-limitations, and understand how to plan a career and work towards achieving career goals. They will be effective professional communicators with a sound understanding of professional ethics and workplace health and safety, and they will have a good understanding of the importance of workplace cultures and impact of leadership styles, and how strategic management approaches can be used to organise and change a professional workplace. The Diploma will appeal to students in all the engineering specified programmes and it is expected that all graduates from this diploma will pursue careers as professional engineers.
Key Information for Students
University Entrance from NCEA or equivalent. Only students enrolled in the BE(Hons) degree can enrol in the DipEPP, typically enrolling mid-second year of their BE(Hons) study.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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Examples of related scholarships
Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering
Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships
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Where does this information come from?
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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.