Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation

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Entry requirements

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Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree or other relevant qualification (eg Diploma in Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy or Nursing) for entry and admission to Postgraduate Study.

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Planning your programme

Students are required to complete 120 credits at 700 level from the programme schedule shown below, including the compulsory course 147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice.

This qualification may be awarded with Distinction or Merit if study is completed to a superior/high standard, and where all requirements have been completed within one year for full-time study or within three years for part-time study.

The maximum time permitted for completion of this qualification is 4 years.

Courses

All courses are 30 credits each unless otherwise indicated.

Compulsory Course

147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice

Subject courses (90 credits required)

147.702 Rehabilitation Counselling
147.703 Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling
147.704 Drugs and Society
147.705 Education and Rehabilitation of the Visually Impaired
147.706 Adaptive Communication and Independent Living Skills
147.709 Rehabilitation Practicum
147.712 Coexisting Substance Use and Mental Health Problems
150.702 Mauri Ora: Maori Mental Health
179.702 Advanced Research Methods
179.773 Disability Studies
179.777 Disability, Consumer Rights and Advocacy
168.711 Health Research Design and Method

Note: not all courses are available in each semester.


How much will it cost?

We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.

To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.

Already know which courses you're going to choose?

If you already know which courses you are going to take, you can use our Fees calculator to get an estimate of your fees.

Financial assistance

You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.

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