Bachelor of Health

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$20,486

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have a specialised understanding of improving health and wellbeing in our communities, exhibit well-developed skills in critical and creative thinking in health subjects, and communicate complex ideas effectively and accurately in a range of health-related areas. They will be adept in their roles and in their interactions with colleagues and clients, and they will work collaboratively with health sector professionals and others to improve health and wellbeing in our communities. Graduates will be independent thinkers who are open to the ideas of others, have well developed communication skills and are able to continuously update their practice by managing their own learning and continuing professional development. They will understand and demonstrate intellectual integrity and the ethics of scholarship, as well as health ethics, and be active and engaged global citizens who demonstrate international perspectives on health. Graduates will be able to continue onto postgraduate study in Health or progress into employment in a variety of health sector roles.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,829 $20,486
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,987 $26,960
Total $15,816 $47,447

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

90%


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 $45,547
Earnings range $34,014 - $52,858
In employment 66%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 1%

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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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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