With a focus on collaboration you’ll extend your ability to work in inter-professional teams and develop your leadership ability. Complete the programme over 6 months (full-time) or 2 years (part-time). You may also gain credits towards Master's studies.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice provides health and social practice professionals a new model of higher level study to advance their knowledge and skills, thereby enhancing their practice and career progression. The curriculum design and programme structure supports students to engage in inter-professional learning at postgraduate level to advance and broaden their professional practice.
This programme will extend your ability to work effectively in inter-professional teams and with enhanced leadership skills for the provision of quality services to diverse people and communities. Successful graduates may also gain credits towards Master’s studies.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice is a 60 credit programme where students choose their electives.
|Advancing Professional Practice||30|
|Diversity in Professional Practice||30|
|Partnering with Māori in Health and Social Practice||30|
|Policy for Professional Practice||30|
|Professional Education Practice||30|
|Professional Leadership Practice||30|
|Research Methods for Health and Social Practice||30|
|Special Topic I*||15|
|Special Topic II*||30|
|Responsiveness to Pacific Peoples||30|
Health or social practice professional or equivalent; with degree or equivalent
Proven equivalence of entry requirements plus IELTS 7.0 in each band
Documents for students who have begun the enrolment process can be found on the School of Health Moodle page.