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Postgraduate Diploma in Health Care

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree in a health-related discipline, registration as a health professional, and work experience in health care.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will demonstrate advanced knowledge in their chosen field of health expertise. They will be able to seek out, critique and apply relevant research in practice and will use their understanding of health care systems to improve health outcomes. Employment pathways may include advanced clinical roles, or positions in health research or policy.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:

$63,000

Median earnings one year after study

$65,000

Median earnings two years after study

$72,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Vic Davis Mental Health Under graduate Training Scholarship

Provided by:

Vic Davis Memorial Trust

Value:

$10,000

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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.

Read more

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.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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