1 year
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 10,678
NZD 16,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This programme aims to develop a broad theoretical knowledge in the fields of sport and exercise and an holistic understanding of sport and exercise and its importance to the community. It recognises the significance of the Treaty of Waitangi to the New Zealand people and raises awareness of of the implications of the treaty with respect to community and resource management in the fields of sport and exercise. Students will develop a range of practical expertise in the sport and exercise industry by developing a close working relationship with various organisations.

Entry Requirements

  • Entry is open to degree graduates who have graduated successfully from a relevant bachelor degree programme or who can demonstrate equivalent, relevant, practical, professional or educational experience in a related discipline. Knowledge in anatomy, physiology and nutrition is required.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools is not English must provide evidence of having successfully completed English instruction to a level deemed appropriate by the head of faculty.  Evidence may include official transcripts and or recognised English test results such as IELTS and TOEFL (IELTS 6.0, minimum 5.5 in all bands).
  • All enrolments in the Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise are approved at the discretion of the programme manager in consultation with the head of faculty and teaching staff as required.