Certificate in Sport and Recreation

Grab your opportunity to gain skills and knowledge for further study or your future career in sport and recreation, or health sciences with this one-semester certificate.

The Certificate in Sport and Recreation is for Year 13 students who didn’t get UE at school and want to staircase into the Bachelor of Sport and Recreation or prepare themselves for further study in a health sciences degree.

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Minimum entry requirements

  • Completion of Year 13

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 5.5 overall with all bands 5.0 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

This certificate can prepare you for further study in:

  • Sport and recreation (offered at the North or South Campus)

Sport and recreation courses

You build your academic writing, communication, computer literacy and time management skills, and develop an understanding of coaching, goal setting and teamwork.

Complete four courses

This programme can prepare you for further studies in:

If you successfully complete the certificate and aren't quite ready to enrol in the three-year Bachelor of Sport and Recreation you may be offered a place in the one-year Diploma in Sport and Recreation

Quick facts
Programme code:
0.5 years full-time / part-time available
North Campus
South Campus
27 Feb 2023
17 Jul 2023
$4,083 (for 60 points)
($3,546 tuition fees + $537 student services levy)
$16,137 (for 60 points)
($15,600 tuition fees + $537 student services levy)
  • Fees shown are based on a full-time workload for the points indicated next to the fee. The exact fee charged will depend on which courses you select at the time of enrolment.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year. If you are planning for study beyond the current year, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay.
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.
  • Fees-free study may be available for domestic students

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

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