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To gain entry into the Graduate Certificate in Arts you must first have qualified for the award of a Bachelor's degree.
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
The Graduate Certificate in Arts is a 60 credit (four courses) qualification where you complete courses at 200- and 300-level. To qualify for the Graduate Certificate 45 credits (three courses) of the 60 credits must be at 300-level. All courses are to be taken from the Bachelor of Arts schedule.
To complete the Graduate Certificate with an endorsement select a subject area from Bachelor of Arts degree major subjects and pass 45 credits (three courses) in that subject with 30 credits (two courses) at 300-level.
These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates
For courses available see the schedule for the individual majors for the Bachelor of Arts.
Subject areas for the Graduate Certificate in Arts
We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.
To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.
If you already know which courses you are going to take, you can use our Fees calculator to get an estimate of your fees.
You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.
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