Master of Health Sciences Professional Practice

MHealScProfPr

  • Doctor

Duration

18 months full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $12,158

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

18 months full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $32,200

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The Master of Health Sciences Professional Practice is a 180-point, professionally focused, coursework-based master's degree. This degree will appeal to those already employed in the health sector or those wishing to enter health-related employment, with students examining a range of significant issues in health sciences, and looking to improve their professional practice as a result.

Students are taught by some world-leading researchers in the School of Health Sciences.

MHealScProfPr students may either follow a general programme, or focus on a specialisation and receive their qualification endorsed in one of several areas:

  • Environment and Health
  • Health and Community
  • Health Behaviour Change
  • Health Information Management
  • Nursing
  • Palliative Care.

UC also offers a research-inclusive (240-point) Master of Health Sciences.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Health Sciences Professional Practice.

For study planning help contact the School of Heath Sciences or the College of Education, Health and Human Development:

College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora

University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3333

Emaileducationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz