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PGDip - Mathematics Education as a subject

Postgraduate diplomas provide the opportunity for continuing professional development in the same area as an original degree. A postgraduate diploma can often lead to a masters degree.

Expand your knowledge of mathematics and numeracy to enhance your career opportunities and capabilities.


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Key information

Entry Requirements:

Entry usually requires a bachelors degree (or equivalent) and an advanced level of study in your subject area.

Year: 1.0
Points: 120 points
Start Dates: February (Semester A) and July (Semester B)
Fees (International): $29,370-$38,350 per year
Entry Requirements: Postgraduate International
*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 PGDip(MathsEd) and MEd

To complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics Education, students must take 120 points at 500 level, including a mathematics education paper from EDUCA557, EDUCA590, EDUCA500, MAOED500, MTHED501, MSTE502, MTHED503, EDUCA592, EDUCA593 or EDUCA594, a directed study in mathematics education, an educational research methods paper, and a further paper in either mathematics or education.

To complete the Master of Education with a focus on Mathematics Education, students will normally complete 180 points at 500 level from the following list, including one of EDUCA557, EDUCA500 or MAOED500, and one of a Directed Study equivalent 30 points, a Dissertation equivalent to 60 points, or a Thesis equivalent to 90 or 120 points.


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Contact

Programme Advisor
AProf Brenda Bicknell
Email: brenda.bicknell@waikato.ac.nz
Phone: 07 838 4466 extn 6971
Room:  TC.2.40