Postgraduate Diploma in the Art and Science of Health Care


Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

The normal requirement for entry is an undergraduate degree in health science (nursing/midwifery). It is expected applicants will be in current clinical practice at least 0.4 full-time equivalent position. However, applicants who are unable to meet this will be assessed by the postgraduate programme co-ordinator to ensure they have appropriate clinical placements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To enable health professionals to develop skills of research, critical analysis, constructive synthesis and advanced practice in their discipline.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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