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Postgraduate Certificate of Health Science

A first step in postgraduate study for health professionals eager to progress into more advanced practice roles.

The Postgraduate Certificate of Health Science is a programme designed for health professionals who wish to advance their clinical reasoning and critical thinking capabilities.

Students will undertake papers that reflect their practice setting and professional development pathway.

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Key information

Years: 0.5 years (full-time study)
Points: 60
Study Locations:Hamilton
Start Dates: Trimester A (February) and Trimester B (July)
Entry Requirements: Postgraduate International
Area of Study:

Degree Planner

Degree planner — Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science

This degree planner applies to study in 2021.

60 points

500 level Health Sciences paper

500 level Health Sciences paper

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    Graduate study options

    PGDipHSc, MHSc, DHSc and PhD.