Faculty of Arts
Graduate Diploma in Arts – GradDipArts
The regulations for this graduate diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.
1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:
a completed the requirements for a Bachelor of Arts
b completed the requirements for any other degree approved by Senate or its representative
c attained a level of competence approved by Senate or its representative as:
(i) equivalent to that specified in (a) or (b) above, and
(ii) appropriate for the proposed programme for this graduate diploma.
2 a With the approval of Senate or its representative, a student who needs only 15 points to complete the Bachelor of Arts may enrol concurrently for this graduate diploma and those remaining points
b the graduate diploma will not be awarded until such qualifying degree is completed.
Duration and Total Points Value
3 A student enrolled for this graduate diploma must follow a programme equivalent to two full-time semesters and pass courses with a total value of 120 points.
Structure and Content
4 A student enrolled for this graduate diploma must pass 120 points at Stage II or above, including at least 75 points at Stage III or above from courses listed in the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Schedules.
5 The programme for this graduate diploma may include a Dissertation in a subject for which the student is approved by the Head of Department as suitably qualified.
6 The programme for each student requires the approval of the relevant Heads of Departments and the Dean of Faculty of Arts.
7 Cross-credits will not be granted toward the Graduate Diploma in Arts.
8 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.
9 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2006. The 2000 regulations for the Graduate Diploma in Arts were thereby repealed.
Source: The University of Auckland 2013 Online Calendar
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