Graduate Diploma in Physical Activity, Health and Wellness

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

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.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor of Applied or Health Science or equivalent in any field excluding Physical Activity and Health Promotion or equivalent.
Alternative Requirements
Additional Requirements
If your degree was completed more than five years ago you must also have current relevant work experience.
English Requirements
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.
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.

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:

$54,000

Median earnings one year after study

$59,000

Median earnings two years after study

$67,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

80%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

New Zealand Institute of Sport Scholarships

Provided by:

New Zealand Institute of Sport

Website:

http://www.nzis.co.nz/apply-to-study

Value:

Tuition Fees.

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AUT Accommodation Scholarship - Disability, Deaf or Rainbow

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

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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

Free phone: 0800 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.ac.nz

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