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Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,676

over 1 Year - details

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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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

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

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,676 $8,676
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$14,331 $14,331
Total $23,007 $23,007

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

88%


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 $49,742
Earnings range $36,788 - $58,154
In employment 58%
In further study 37%
On a benefit 0%

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

UC College of Education, Health, and Human Development Maori Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$5,000

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Tūwharetoa Māori Trust Grants & Scholarships

Provided by:

Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board

Website:

http://tuwharetoa.co.nz/

Value:

$1,000

Read more

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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