Graduate Certificate in Professional Practice
Waikato Institute of Technology
General Practice Medicine
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The Graduate Certificate in Professional Practice will enable practitioners to undertake professional development and study, on a flexible basis. Students will graduate as more capable learners with a greater capacity to work within specialised fields of practice within health and social practice. Students will also learn to build on strengths in knowledge, technology and relationships derived from the experience of practising in professional roles. They will develop independence and creativity in thinking and decision-making that will inform their learning for future professional and work role challenges.
Key Information for Students
Relevant bachelor's degree approved by Team Manager, or equivalent qualification. Selection criteria applicable. English Lang. Reqs: IELTS 7.0 across all bands, or equivalent.
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:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grant
Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer
Contribution towards tuition fees only
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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.