Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences

PGDipHealSc


Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $8,432

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Health Sciences
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $34,900

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways include:

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

Download Brochure

Overview

Aimed at people who are currently employed in, or seeking employment in, a health-related field, the social services, or local or central government. UC's Health Sciences qualifications give students the opportunity to examine critically a range of significant issues in health sciences, and where relevant to improve their professional practice.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences is an advanced, interdisciplinary programme. Students may either follow a general course of study, or focus on a specialisation and receive their qualification endorsed in:

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

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences.

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