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

English language requirements

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

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
$6,450
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 fees 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
$31,890
  • This represents the tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact tuition fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 tuition fees 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.