Graduate Diploma in Health Science

In as little as one year you can gain a qualification in health science with the Graduate Diploma in Health Science. It's designed for people without a degree but with considerable work experience in health, sport or recreation.

You can choose from a range of papers from the Bachelor of Health Science or Bachelor of Sport and Recreation. This programme is  also suitable if you have a degree in another discipline and don’t meet the entry criteria for postgraduate study in health sciences.

Start date: 2019

Minimum entry requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree OR
  • Relevant professional qualification or experience approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

You take eight 15-point approved undergraduate papers, of which at least five must be at level 7.

You‘ll be guided to select your papers in a given subject area.

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1013
Level:
7
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
North Campus
South Campus
Starts:

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$6,580
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact tuition fee will depend on papers selected and may exceed this figure.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, the tuition fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
International
$32,850
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact tuition fee will depend on papers selected and may exceed this figure.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, the tuition fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.