Master of Health Science Professional Practice (Nursing)
University of Canterbury
Total student fees
over 1.5 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates of this programme will develop the skills and capacities to provide in-depth health related knowledge in their area of professional practice, be able to use technologies and online communication and evaluation practices to critically reflect on and document their own practices related to the health needs and requirements of individuals, families/ wh?nau and communities where they work. They will have developed the academic proficiency to engage in scholarly work and build expertise in the field and will be able to provide a health service that is culturally appropriate to the individuals/family/whanau/communities they work with. They will be able to critically analyse literature and develop specialist knowledge in their area of interest. They will also be able to demonstrate mastery of sophisticated theoretical subject matter, research, analyse and argue from evidence, demonstrate the qualities of a reflective practitioner and engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem solving within their specialist field of professional practice.
Key Information for Students
An approved Bachelor's degree.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|In further study||53%|
|On a benefit||2%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants
NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants
Up to $800
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.
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.