Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree or appropriate 3-year professional qualification; or completion of preparatory work prescribed by the university.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates in the health and related sectors who are involved in services or programmes impacting on the health status of the community, families and individuals will extend knowledge and skills relevant to specialised positions in industry, local government, community agencies, and a range of government ministries and services.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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