Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology Practice

Victoria University of Wellington

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1.5 Years

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology Practice, following the Master of Health Psychology, will mean graduates are eligible to apply for registration as a psychologist and to practice as psychologists competent in health psychology.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry to the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology Practice requires a Master of Health Psychology, including HPSY 503 Professional Practice and Skills in Psychological Practice, with an average grade of at least B+ and a selection interview to ensure students meet the requirements of the NZ Psychologists Board.

Detailed requirements

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


1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,944 $11,916
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$14,585 $21,877
Total $22,529 $33,793

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

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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In further study N/A
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Contact details

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Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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