Master of Health Research

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,665

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will show evidence of advanced knowledge in their specialist field of professional health practice. They will be able to critically evaluate the literature; research, analyse and argue from evidence; and show mastery of theoretical concepts relevant to their discipline. They will demonstrate the capacity for independent thinking through the design and conduct of a piece of supervised research, and be ready to apply these skills to new situations in existing or new roles in the health sector. Some graduates may be able to continue to further study at doctoral level.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A bachelor s degree with honours or a postgraduate diploma (or equivalent) in a health-related discipline. Candidates in nursing or midwifery must hold the relevant professional registration.

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)
$8,665 $8,665
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,812 $5,812
Total $14,477 $14,477

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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 $60,880
Earnings range N/A
In employment 48%
In further study 53%
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

Averil Brent Scholarship in Science

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

Approximately $2,500; subject to funds available.

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.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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