University of Canterbury (UC) Background Image
Image of University of Canterbury (UC)
Services
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences

Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences

  • ID:UC640045
  • Level:Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (NZD)

  • TuitionFee/Month:$4,333.33
  • LivingFee/Month:$2,813.00
  • InsuranceFee/Month:$116.67
  • TuitionFee/Month:$4,333.33
  • LivingFee/Month:$2,813.00
  • InsuranceFee/Month:$116.67
Estimated Total/program:
$43,578.00
Apply
60
Accept letter
100
Visa
20
Fly
1

Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • Students must have completed a relevant bachelor’s degree or equivalent health qualification.
  • Enrolment is subject to the approval of the Dean of Education and Health Sciences. Prior qualifications and experience of the student will be taken into account in approving the course of study.

English requirements

  • IELTS: Academic with an average score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • TOEFL iBT: Total minimum score of 90, with at least 19 in reading, writing and listening. Please note UC only accepts TOEFL iBT scores from a single test date, not MyBest scores.
  • TOEFL PBT: With a minimum score of 575 and TWE with a minimum score of 4.5
  • CCEL EAP: Level 2 with a minimum C+ grade
  • CAE or CPE: minimum score of 176 with at least 169 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): PTE with an overall score of 58 and no PTE communicative skills score below 50
  • NZCEL:  Level 5

Course Information

This Certificate gives health professionals, non-clinical members of the health workforce, and others interested in the health sector the chance to critically examine a range of significant issues in health sciences, and where relevant to improve their professional practice.

The Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences is a suitable introduction to the health science sector. It can also be a pathway to other postgraduate qualifications at UC.

More info: Click here

See moreSee less

Pre Courses

No Course!
See moreSee less

Pathway Courses

Pathways include:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences
  • Master of Health Sciences
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
No Course!
See moreSee less

Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Many graduates continue to work within their health profession while others work in health-related fields, the social services, or local or central government.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 700 NZD/per year

Same Courses

Close search