Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise

Already have a degree and are interested in sport and recreation? With the Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise you develop the skills to further your career in as little as one year.

If you have a degree in another field or considerable professional experience in sport, recreation or health and want to gain a further qualification, the Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise is a great option. It's particularly suited to those looking for a pathway into the sport and recreation industry.

The School of Sport and Recreation is home to experts in coaching, exercise science and nutrition, health and physical education, leadership and management, and outdoor education. You learn from expert academic staff and can choose from a wide range of papers from the Bachelor of Sport and Recreation. We will guide you in your choice of suitable papers.

Minimum entry requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree OR relevant professional qualification or experience approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a degree.

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

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

English language requirements

You must complete at least 120 points, including 75 points from level 7 Bachelor of Sport and Recreation papers.

Depending on your existing knowledge and interest areas, you may have to take additional papers to meet prerequisite requirements for specific pathways.

Bachelor of Sport and Recreation

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1032
Level:
7
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
North Campus
South Campus
Starts:

24 Feb 2020

13 Jul 2020

Fees:
Domestic
$6,580 - $6,630
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee range based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
International
$32,850
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact tuition fee will depend on papers selected and may exceed this figure.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, the tuition fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • 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.

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