Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism

  • Upcoming start dates

    Semester 2 - 19 Jul 2021

    Semester 1 - 21 Feb 2022

    Semester 2 - 18 Jul 2022

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificates

  • Duration

    0.5 years full-time

  • Credits


  • Location

    Lincoln University Campus

The parks, recreation and tourism sector is widely influenced by a variety of factors and decisions relating to politics, economics and environmental management. The Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism grows your understanding of these interactions and their implications.

Decisions made for political, economic and environmental reasons all influence planning and business decisions in the parks, recreation and tourism industries. This Certificate programme will cultivate your appreciation of these dynamics, and support your ability to analyse the impacts they may have on the parks, recreation and tourism sector and related businesses and organisations.

Programme information

Programme Structure

This can be either a full-time or part-time study qualification.

Year 1

First study semester

  • Elective or PG Cert in Parks, Rec, Tour List 1*
  • Elective or Choice of SOCI 601 or SOCI 602*
  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective courses
  • Choose between an elective or the list below


Here are your next steps

Programme contacts

Joanna Fountain

Dr Joanna Fountain

Senior Lecturer

[email protected]

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