Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Psychology

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Entry requirements

The Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology requires a Bachelor of Health in Health Psychology, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Graduate Diploma in Health (Health Psychology specialisation), or a Graduate Diploma in Psychology.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Employment options for graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology include health promotion, health policy, public health, and other mental health and wellbeing roles in both district health boards and non-governmental agencies.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Behavioural Science at this level can earn:

$42,000

Median earnings one year after study

$45,000

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

59%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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Norman Kirk Memorial Trust Pasifika Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

$6,000 ($2,000 per year per student up to three years).

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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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