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These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.
1. Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health requires that the candidate will:
(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and
(b) have been awarded or qualified for a relevant Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
2. Candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of 700-level courses totalling at least 120 credits, comprising:
(a) courses as listed in the Schedule for the Qualification;
(b) any compulsory courses listed in the Schedule for the Qualification; and
(c) attendance at Contact Workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, laboratories and practical work as required.
3. The Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health is awarded without an endorsement.
4. In cases of sufficient merit, the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health may be awarded with distinction or merit.
5. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Qualifications will apply. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.
6. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.
7. All candidates commencing study towards the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health on or after 1 January 2017 must satisfy the requirements specified in these regulations.
8. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma, all candidates who commenced study towards the Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health prior to January 2017 and who have completed at least 60 credits may be permitted course substitution beyond the normal limits.
9. These transition arrangements expire on 31 December 2020.
10. In all cases candidates must complete the qualification within the timeframes for completion as specified in the Completion Requirements.
|231.725||Foundations of Public Health Practice||15 credits||R 231.701|
|231.726||Health Systems and Policy||15 credits||R 231.701|
|231.728||Public Health Intervention Management||15 credits|
|231.729||Public Health Research and Evaluation||15 credits|
|231.730||Epidemiology and Biostatistics 1||15 credits||R 231.703|
|231.731||Epidemiology and Biostatistics 2||15 credits||P 231.730 R 231.703|
|128.706||Micro/Macro Ergonomics||30 credits|
|147.704||Drugs and Society||30 credits|
|150.701||Tino Rangatiratanga: Strategic Māori Development||30 credits|
|150.702||Pae Ora: Māori Health Advancement||30 credits|
|150.714||Ta Te Māori Rangahau Korero: Māori Research Methodologies||30 credits|
|151.716||Advanced Nutrition and Disease||15 credits||P 151.333, 151.345|
|151.717||Selected Topics in Public Health Nutrition||15 credits|
|178.718||Health Economics||30 credits|
|231.704||Māori Health||30 credits|
|231.705||Pacific Health||30 credits|
|231.706||Occupational Health||30 credits||P 231.701|
|231.707||Environmental Health||30 credits|
|231.732||Physical Activity Promotion||15 credits|
|231.733||Big Public Health Issues||15 credits|
|231.734||Maternal and Child Health||15 credits|
|231.799||Research Report (30)||30 credits||P 231.701 and one of 231.703, 231.704, 231.705, 231.706, 231.707, 231.708, 178.718|
|250.702||Systems Thinking and Analysis||15 credits|
|250.703||Health Communication||15 credits|
|251.731||Advanced Occupational Safety and Health||30 credits|
|251.772||Advanced Occupational Hygiene||30 credits|
|251.773||Hazard Management||30 credits|
|252.701||Sleep and Circadian Science for Health Practitioners||30 credits||R 252.702|
|252.702||Sleep, Fatigue Risk Management and Occupational Safety and Health
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Last updated on Friday 01 February 2019