Postgraduate Certicate in Applied Practice in Health

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

19 Weeks

Total student fees

$3,978

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The overall aim of the postgraduate certificate is to enable students to deepen their theoretical knowledge to ensure effective outcomes for the clients of their services. In engaging in postgraduate study, graduates of this programme will have advanced knowledge of the theories that support their clinical reasoning, applying these within the constraints of their practice environment, having the academic skills of analysis, synthesis and critique the research in their area of interest.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Students entering these programmes will hold a bachelors degree (or qualifications accepted by the appropriate professional registration board).

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)
$3,978 $3,978
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,025 $6,025
Total $10,003 $10,003

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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 $51,879
Earnings range $42,128 - $57,731
In employment 78%
In further study 18%
On a benefit 2%

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

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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Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.wppdt.org/

Value:

Determined annually by the Trustees

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 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otagopolytechnic.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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