Doctor of Health Science

Auckland University of Technology

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Entry requirements

A master's degree with first or second-class honours or bachelor's degree with first or second-class honours (first division), plus a minimum of 5 years' professional experience in the field relevant to the proposed thesis topic.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

DHSc graduates will have extended their practice, scholarly thinking and knowledge and will have made an original contribution to professional knowledge and practice in their area of health expertise.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Health at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

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Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812

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