Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care

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Duration

2 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees

NZD $4,216

Based on 2018
total programme fee

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Duration

2 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees

NZD $17,450

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care develops health practitioners' skills in palliative care and introduces palliative care as a research field. Students gain the knowledge and understanding needed to provide a holistic approach to the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the needs of patients, family and whānau living with a life-limiting condition.

UC's Health Sciences qualifications give health professionals, non-clinical members of the health workforce and others interested in the health sector or health issues the opportunity to examine critically a range of significant issues in health sciences, and where relevant, improve their professional practice.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care.

For study planning help contact the School of Health Sciences or the College of Education, Health and Human Development:

College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora

University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Phone+64 3 369 3333

Emaileducationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz