Bachelor of Community Health (with majors in Public Health and Occupational Health and Safety) (Level 7)

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Community Health



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Bachelor of Community Health (with majors in Public Health and Occupational Health and Safety) is to develop non-clinical health professionals who are able to work from a multidisciplinary and strengths-based perspective to enhance the holistic wellbeing of individuals, whānau/families, organisations and communities with specific emphasis on needs of Māori. Further, graduates of this programme will develop and apply skills and knowledge to working in and with diverse communities to understand and work with their specific needs, world view and values to reduce inequities in health and improve health outcomes for all.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance as specified on the NZQA website. Successful completion of NCEA L3; Successful completion of three approved subjects at L3 made up of 14 credits each; achievement of 10 credits in literacy at L2 or above, made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing and, achievement of 10 credits in numeracy at L1 or above made up of specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects or package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627-all three are required)

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,074 $18,222
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,605 $19,814
Total $12,679 $38,036

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $45,588
Earnings range $33,308 - $54,472
In employment 49%
In further study 45%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

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First Foundation Scholarship

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First Foundation - Student Programme Manager




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Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club



Determined by the Trustees

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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) 86 46 46
Phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Fax: (07) 544 2386

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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.

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