Paramedicine - Master of Health Practice

The Master of Health Practice in Paramedicine is ideal for health professionals who are ready for the next step in their career. This postgraduate course focuses on the future of paramedic practice worldwide.

AUT’s postgraduate paramedicine papers focus on international best practice in the out of hospital setting. Papers may be delivered in a range of formats including on-campus block courses or online. Individual papers may not be offered every year.

The Master of Health Practice is designed for health professionals with at least three years of clinical experience. You can select papers that reflect your career needs and interests.


This is part of the Master of Health Practice.

Start date: 2020

Start date: 2021

You need a total of 180 points to complete the Master of Health Practice in Paramedicine qualification.

Complete the following paper

And select 60 points from

And select 15 points from

And select 15 points from

And 60 points from

Or 60 points from

* Level 9 papers. Regulations require 40 points at level 9.

Practice as a health professional in New Zealand is governed by legislation and a number of ‘Responsible Authorities’ (such as the NZ Psychologist Board, Physiotherapy Board and the Nursing Council who register practitioners). Overseas qualified health professionals who wish to practise in New Zealand should communicate directly with the relevant Responsible Authority. Qualifications recognised for professional registration at AUT are undergraduate; study at postgraduate level is not considered equivalent recognition for NZ Board certification.

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Key features
  • Equips health professionals for the future of paramedic practice
  • AUT is the leading educator for paramedicine in New Zealand
  • Includes a practice project in an area of your interest
  • Flexible study options, including on-campus block courses and online learning

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