Postgraduate Diploma in Health Care

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Health not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,888

over 1 Year - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will demonstrate advanced knowledge in their chosen field of health expertise. They will be able to seek out, critique and apply relevant research in practice and will use their understanding of health care systems to improve health outcomes. Employment pathways may include advanced clinical roles, or positions in health research or policy.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A bachelor s degree in a health-related discipline, registration as a health professional, and work experience in health care.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,888 $8,888
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,053 $12,053
Total $20,941 $20,941

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

77%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $49,742
Earnings range $36,788 - $58,154
In employment 58%
In further study 37%
On a benefit 0%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Averil Brent Scholarship in Science

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

Approximately $2,500; subject to funds available.

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Vic Davis Mental Health Under graduate Training Scholarship

Provided by:

Vic Davis Memorial Trust

Value:

This Trust offers three distinct categories of funding support in the field of mental health

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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