Master of Travel Medicine

University of Otago

Subject area

Community Health

Duration

1

1 Year

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This programme is a comprehensive course of study for health professionals working in the field of travel and migrant medicine. Graduates will have a thorough and rigorous understanding of the discipline of travel medicine, including tropical and migrant medicine; a broad knowledge of health care systems and the place of travel medicine within those systems, particularly in relation to effective delivery in primary health care settings; the ability to contribute significantly to new interdisciplinary developments in health care delivery; the ability to contribute significantly to an increasing international body of knowledge in travel medicine; the ability to utilise the principles of evidence-based practice and incorporate these into the safe and effective practice and delivery of travel medicine; and an understanding of research methodology appropriate to the discipline, including both quantitative and qualitative methods.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Postgraduate Diploma in Travel Medicine, or equivalent; completion of research methods papers relevant to health sciences to the value of 30 credits.

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)
N/A N/A
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
N/A N/A
Total N/A N/A

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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 $54,387
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

150th Entrance Scholarships (including Ralph & Eve Seelye Academic Excellence)

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$6,000

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Russell Church Memorial Prize

Provided by:

Otago University Rugby Football Club - General Enquiries

Website:

https://www.sporty.co.nz/uniotagorugby/SCHOLARSHIPS-1/UNIVERSITY-OF-OTAGO-SCHOLARSHIPS

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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 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.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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