This two-year postgraduate programme provides a strong background in the theoretical, methodological and practical applications of health psychology.
The Master of Health Psychology from University of Auckland will equip you with a sound knowledge base and high-quality research skills needed to design and carry out effective health psychology research and interventions in healthcare settings.
You will be able to evaluate the effectiveness of intervention programmes and be sophisticated in the use of methodological approaches in the health area.
The MHealthPsych prepares students for entry to the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology, which provides specific training in clinical health psychology and a route to Registered Health Psychologist status.
Other opportunities include research and health promotion careers within hospital, private or university environments. We advise that the University of Auckland is not involved in the employment of graduates and can make no guarantee of post-qualification registration or employment in New Zealand or any other country.
Jobs related to this programme
- Clinical Health Psychologist
- Community Health Psychologist
- Occupational Health Psychologist
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- Health Psychology
- Research Methods in Health Psychology
- Health Psychology Assessment
- Health Psychology Interventions
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Human Medicine Clinical Psychology View 34 other Masters in Human Medicine in New Zealand
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- You must have completed an undergraduate degree in arts or science with a major in psychology at a recognised university (or similar institution), with a GPE of 5.0 in your final year of study.
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International31791 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31791 USD per year during 24 months.
National6311 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6311 USD per year during 24 months.
- Domestic: NZ$8,797.20 – $9,565.20
- International: NZ$44,310
Living costs for Auckland
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.