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Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology

This course is available

On-Campus, Online

Level of Study

Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma


1 semester

Next start date

Expected July 2022


Auckland Campus


This qualification is an introduction to postgraduate study in sciences.

If you successfully complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Science, you may be able to study towards the Postgraduate Diploma. Your PGCert can be credited towards this qualification. The Diploma offers you a wide range of science specialisations to choose from.

Further study

You may have the opportunity to proceed to a related postgraduate diploma or master’s degree. This depends upon achievement in the postgraduate certificate and the mix of courses studied.

Planning overview

If you study full-time, you’ll take 60 credits in one semester.

Credit summary

60 credits from the Schedule to the Certificate including:

60 credits - 700-level courses from specified subjects

Also attend field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.

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