Bachelor of Health Sciences

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Public Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$19,449

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

A BHSc graduate will be well prepared to function effectively as a member of multidisciplinary teams in the health sector with a strong foundation in health sciences and with detailed knowledge in a specialist area or areas. They will be able to demonstrate a contemporary interdisciplinary understanding of health, health systems and health processes, especially in a New Zealand context and will have analytical and evaluative capabilities.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,483 $19,449
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,023 $27,069
Total $15,506 $46,518

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


Student Success

86%


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

Examples of related scholarships

Tan Sri Datuk Oh Siew Nam P.S.M., P.J.N. Malaysian Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

Fees to value of $20,000

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Admiral Sir Gordon Tait University Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$4,500 per annum

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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 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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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