Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Practice


Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Candidates must meet the general, special or discretionary admission requirements, and meet the English Language entry requirements

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Through reflective practice, graduates will be able to apply their practice-based knowledge to identify complex issues in dynamic environments. Through experiential learning they will critically engage with specialised knowledge and apply this within interdisciplinary work environments. They will be able to develop strategies for further enquiry and research.
Specialisation: Health Science
Health practitioners will be enabled to work collaboratively, within and across disciplines, to lead and deliver optimal evidence-based practice to benefit clients and communities.
Specialisation: Clinical Research
Practitioners will be enabled to lead and participate in collaborative clinical research programmes that contribute evidence that influences and improves health care delivery.

Specialisation: Social Practice
Social practitioners (including social workers, community developers, counsellors and not-for-profit practitioners) will be enabled to work collaboratively in cross-sector and complex environments, in order to transform practice in ways that promote social justice and reduce inequalities within communities

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Mixed Field Programmes at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

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