Postgraduate Certificate in Land and Society

Lincoln University

Subject area

Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Entry is by completion of an undergraduate degree in a related area of study with a B average at 300 level. If students perform well in the Postgraduate Diploma in Land and Society, then they will be equipped to continue to study at the Masters or even PhD level.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of this programme will have developed an advanced, multi-disciplinary appreciation of the theory and methods for understanding the interaction of people, societies and their physical and natural environments. They will also have gained comprehensive skills in applying that theory to significant 'real world' problems. Graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Land and Society will be able to contribute to knowledge regarding socio-physical phenomena, critically evaluate information, and communicate this knowledge effectively. They will have quantitative or qualitative analytic skills, or both, that will allow them to solve a range of both theoretical and practical problems. Graduates will be equipped with advanced research skills and capable of high-level research.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Studies in Human Society at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 106 010
Phone: (03) 325 2811
Fax: (03) 325 3615

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