Master of Health Research

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A bachelors 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.

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:

$45,000

Median earnings one year after study

$52,000

Median earnings two years after study

$65,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Lake Taupo Charitable Trust Education Grants

Provided by:

Lake Taupo Charitable Trust

Website:

http://www.ltft.co.nz/

Value:

Determined by Trustees

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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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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

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Sources

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