The endorsement in Pain and Pain Management is open to medical practitioners and allied health care professionals and can be studied part-time.
The Master of Health Sciences - Pain and Pain Management from University of Otago is designed to present an understanding of the importance of pain to the individual and to society, and how best to optimise its management.
It provides candidates with the necessary skills to better understand and manage pain problems that pertain to their particular discipline within health care. At Master’s level, it provides a knowledge and understanding of research methodology and its practical application.
- Pain Management
- Neurobiology of Pain
- Biomedical Pain Management
- Psychosocial and Cultural Aspects of Pain
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesHuman Medicine Health Sciences View 62 other Masters in Human Medicine in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Programme Academic Co-ordinator.
Every applicant shall normally be required to satisfy all of the following:
- be a graduate in a health-related field or possess an appropriate health professional qualification requiring at least three years of full-time tertiary study;
- have completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences or equivalent with grades averaging B or better;
- have completed 30 points of research methods at NZQF Level 8 with a grade (or average grade if more than one paper is used to complete the 30 points) of B+ or better; and
- provide evidence of ability for advanced level academic study.
International31074 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31074 USD per year during 12 months.
National7468 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7468 USD per year during 12 months.
- National: $10,262.00
- International: $42,696
Living costs for Dunedin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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