Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

19 Weeks

Total student fees

$4,024

over 19 Weeks - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have gained an advanced introduction to research, knowledge of a range of aspects of the New Zealand health system and issues in the health sector. They will have the ability to understand and think critically about a limited range of health-related areas.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor's degree of relevance to the health sciences or an equivalent appropriate health or allied professional qualification.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

19 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,024 $4,024
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,688 $6,688
Total $10,713 $10,713

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


Student Success

N/A


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

Effie Redwood Endowment Fund

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

Up to $5000

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Altrusa Club of Ashburton Health Bursary

Provided by:

Altrusa Club of Ashburton

Website:

http://www.altrusa.org.nz/clubs.html

Value:

$1,000. Paid in two $500 instalments

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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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