Postgraduate Diploma in Science

Advance your understanding of science, or computer and mathematical sciences in as little as one year with the Postgraduate Diploma in Science.

This coursework-based qualification includes papers from the Master of Science. You can choose from a wide range of papers in science, or computer and mathematical sciences. Throughout your studies you develop advanced analytical, planning and critical thinking skills. Graduates may progress to further study in the Master of Science or Master of Science (Research).

Start date: 2018

Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent OR
  • Graduate Diploma in Science or equivalent OR

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

The Postgraduate Diploma in Science is a coursework programme with papers drawn from those in the Master of Science. You complete papers to make up a total of 120 points. Enrolment in papers is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of papers.

Choose from a wide range of papers

You can complete this postgraduate diploma without a specialisation, and choose from a wide range of papers in computer and mathematical sciences, or science.

Specialisations

To specialise in one of the areas listed below, complete the papers listed for this specialisation.

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1038
Level:
8
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.