Diploma in Postgraduate Preparation - Pre-Masters

University of Waikato

Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

A qualification considered equivalent to level 6 on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework, the equivalent of two years full time successful tertiary study, and an IELTS score of 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band) or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of this programme will have the ability to communicate orally, digitally and in written English to carry out the academic requirements of postgraduate study. They will have skills in persuasive argument and presentation, and will be able to work within the ethical and professional standards of disciplinary contexts. They will be able to use research and inquiry practices to investigate complex situations, apply critical thought, and use synthesis to propose solutions. In addition, graduates will develop a professional identity with contemporary curriculum vitae and internet presence, and gain skills in setting career direction and goals, resulting in enhanced employability.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

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