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These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.
1. Admission to the Postgraduate Certificate in International Security requires that the candidate will:
(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and
(b) have been awarded or qualified for a relevant Bachelor's degree; or
(c) be able to demonstrate scholarly work in conjunction with extensive relevant professional experience appropriate for Admission with Equivalent Status.
2. Candidates for the Postgraduate Certificate in International Security shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 60 credits, comprising:
(a) courses from the Schedule to the Certificate;
(b) any compulsory courses specified in the Schedule to the Certificate;
(c) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
3. Notwithstanding Regulation 2(b), and at the discretion of Academic Board, students exiting the Postgraduate Diploma in International Security or the Master of International Security, may have a personal programme variation approved in excess of stated limits, to meet the requirements of the Postgraduate Certificate in International Security through substitution of courses from the schedules to those degrees.
4. The Postgraduate Certificate in International Security is awarded without endorsement.
5. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates will apply.
6. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.
7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.
8. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the certificate, all candidates who commenced study towards the Postgraduate Certificate in International Security prior to January 2019 and who have completed 30 credits towards the certificate may be permitted to substitute a course already completed for a course included in the Schedule to the certificate. These transitional provisions expire 31 December 2020.
|294.720||Security; Concepts and Structures||30 credits|
|294.701||New Zealand National Security||30 credits|
|294.704||Command, Leadership and Management||30 credits|
|294.712||Economic and Environmental Security||30 credits|
|294.713||Counter Terrorism||30 credits||R 149.740|
|294.714||Applied Security Planning Exercise||30 credits||R 149.821|
|294.715||Asia-Pacific Security Environment||30 credits|
|294.741||Intelligence in the International Security Environment||30 credits|
|294.744||Intelligence Operations||30 credits|
|294.770||Border and Maritime Security||30 credits|
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Last updated on Friday 06 September 2019