Graduate Diploma in Physical Activity, Health and Wellness
Ara Institute of Canterbury
Human Movement and Sports Science
Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Further your interest in health promotion and physical activity with up-to-date industry knowledge.
In this one year programme you will gain an understanding of the application of a wide range of skills in the use of physical activity in health and wellness.
Key Information for Students
A Bachelor of Applied or Health Science or equivalent in any field excluding Physical Activity and Health Promotion or equivalent. If your degree was completed more than five years ago you must also have current relevant work experience. If English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment. h IELTS 6.5 Academic (no lower than 6.0 in reading and writing subtests and 7.0 in listening and speaking subtests). ). For acceptable alternatives, including NCEA, refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|In further study||35%|
|On a benefit||5%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
New Zealand Institute of Sport Scholarships
New Zealand Institute of Sport
Tū i te ora scholarship
Northland Regional Council
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.