Bachelor of Naturopathy

Wellpark College of Natural Therapies Limited

Subject area

Naturopathy and Homeopathy

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Entry requirements

Applicants under 20 years of age (minimum entry age 18 years) must
have a minimum of 42 credits at Level 3 or higher on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF), including a minimum of 14 credits at Level 3 or higher in each of two subjects from the approved NZQA
subject list, a further 14 credits at Level 3 or higher taken from no more
than two additional domains on the NQF or approved subjects, AND A minimum of 14 credits at Level 1 or higher in Mathematics on the NQF, AND a minimum of 8 credits at Level 2 or higher on the NQF in English
or Maori, 4 credits must be in reading and 4 credits must be in writing. These literacy credits must be selected from a schedule of approved achievement standards and unit standards, AND a minimum of 12 credits
at NQF Level 2 or higher in one of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Science OR equivalent secondary school qualifications.
Following a successful interview process, mature entry applicants, 20 years of age and over, will be admitted to the programme but will be required to undertake extra study during the first year (or study prior to enrolment) if inadequately prepared for science subjects.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the programme will be able to: provide a high standard of
safe, competent and professional naturopathic healthcare, integrating knowledge from the paradigms of the western sciences and naturopathy; manage a professional naturopathic clinic and contribute to the field of naturopathy through engaging in evidence based practice, research, scholarship and mentoring.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Complementary Therapies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary



Determined annually by the Trustees

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary



Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 360 0560
Fax: (09) 376 4307

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