HLTH448-20X (D) General non-calendar-based 2020 (Distance)

The Foundation of Hospice Palliative Care

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 27 January 2020
End Date: Sunday, 3 May 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 7 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 3 April 2020


This course is designed around four themes: understanding and caring for self, understanding others; caring for the person, family and whanau living with a terminal illness; the practice of palliative care (therapeutic interventions and treatment modalities); creating and maintaining a centre of excellence and learning. It provides knowledge that is foundational to practice in the area, and introduces the participant to relevant theory, research and critical reflection that is deemed essential to palliative care practice.


Subject to approval of the Head of School

Course Coordinator

Kate Reid

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,193.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 5 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Health Sciences .

All HLTH448 Occurrences

  • HLTH448-20X (D) General non-calendar-based 2020 (Distance)