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PGCert - Counselling Studies as a subject

Postgraduate certificates and diplomas provide the opportunity for continuing professional development in the same area as an original degree.

This programme is suitable for qualified teachers and other education professionals who wish to further their career and develop leadership in a particular field of education.

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Key information

Years: 0.5
Start Dates: Trimester A (March) and Trimester B (July)
Estimated Fees* (International): $17,950 - $22,875 per year
Entry Requirements: Postgraduate International
Area of Study:
All amounts are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). *Tuition fees shown are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information. You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.

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Prescriptions for the PGCert(CounsStudies)

To complete the PGCert(CounsStudies), students must take 60 points at 500 level from the Counselling Studies subject.

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Programme Advisor 
Paul Flanagan 
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0800 924 5286 ext 7728