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Health Sciences Professional Practice - Environment and Health

18 months
Duration
28126 USD/year
9222 USD/year
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About

Health Sciences Professional Practice - Environment and Health from University of Canterbury will prepare students in environmental health so that they can be employable and/or provide leadership in Environmental Health within Aotearoa New Zealand and internationally. 

Overview

Health Sciences Professional Practice - Environment and Health from University of Canterbury teaches you about air, water, and soil pollution, farming practices, unsustainable lifestyle, food production and consumption, changes in climate, poor housing, and abusive or high-risk social environments affect our health and well-being.

Careers

Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement, and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Information Management 
  • Bioethics 
  • Qualitative Health Methodologies 
  • Quantitative methods in Health 
  • Health Issues in the Community 
  • Well-Being, Community and Place

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply as early as possible to give yourself maximum preparation time for visa application, fee payment, travel and accommodation arrangements. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A previous relevant bachelor's degree, or appropriate health professional qualification, with good grades (normally a B Grade Point Average or better), and approval from the Dean of Education and Health Sciences. 
  • If English is your additional language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28126 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    9222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9222 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National students - 12,787 NZD
  • International Students - 39,000 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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