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The Master of Public Health (MPH) will deepen your understanding of public health and give you research experience. The MPH requires you to undertake your own research in an area of public health interest. Read more

The Master of Public Health (MPH) will deepen your understanding of public health and give you research experience. The MPH requires you to undertake your own research in an area of public health interest. You may decide to complete an entirely research degree (thesis), or complete a dissertation alongside further postgraduate public health papers to the value of 60 points.

The MPH is a supervised degree, enabling students to work in close association with active researchers. You will have the opportunity to research a major public health problem from the development of your research project to the interpreting and reporting of your results.

Enrolments for the thesis option may be accepted at any time, however students must first have discussed their proposed thesis or dissertation with a member of the academic staff of one of the departments.



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For over 26 years, the University of Otago has been an exceptional provider of distance teaching in the fields of . Aviation Medicine. Read more

For over 26 years, the University of Otago has been an exceptional provider of distance teaching in the fields of Aviation MedicineOccupational Medicine, and Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport.

The Master in Aviation Medicine (MAvMed) programme is a fully distance-taught that actively encourages international student enrolment.

The University of Otago is a world leader in terms of offering aviation medicine training and professional development for the aviation medicine industry and has 100+ students studying in the Middle East, North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. This is the only aviation medicine programme in the world to offer distance education. It is supported by academic staff and alumni with strong links to the aviation industry.

Graduates of the programme will meet internationally recognised ‘best practice’ standards for aviation medicine practitioners and are frequently employed by airlines including Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and Qantas.

The Master of Aviation Medicine (MAvMed) is available through Distance Learning.

Programme Requirements

The programme shall consist of papers to the value of 240 points (normally eight 30-point papers) which shall normally comprise:

At least 180 points selected from

  • AVME 711 Aviation Physiology
  • AVME 712 Human Performance
  • AVME 713 Airport and Travel Health
  • AVME 714 Clinical Aviation Medicine
  • AVME 715 Principles of Occupational Medicine
  • AVME 716 Clinical Occupational Medicine
  • AVME 717 Medical Logistics in Aeromedical Transport
  • AVME 718 Operational Aspects of Aeromedical Transport
  • AVME 719 Aeromedical Studies for Nurses and Paramedics
  • AVME 720 Clinical Analysis in Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport
  • AVME 721 Clinical Care in the Air
  • AVME 722 Organisation of Aeromedical Systems
  • AVME 723 Managing Occupational Medicine
  • AVME 724 Health and Industry
  • AVME 726 Special Topic
  • AVME 780 Research Project
  • AVME 785 Research Methods
  • AVME 801 Occupational Medicine Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • AVME 802 Vocational Rehabilitation
  • AVME 803 Specialist Aeromedical Retrieval
  • AVME 804 International Assistance Operations

Structure of the Programme

The programme of study shall consist of papers to the value of 240 points.

At least 180 points must be from papers selected from AVME 711AVME 712AVME 713AVME 714AVME 715AVME 716AVME 717AVME 718AVME 719AVME 720AVME 721AVME 722AVME 723AVME 724AVME 726AVME 780AVME 785AVME 801AVME 802AVME 803AVME 804.

Subject to the approval of the Dean of the Otago Medical School, papers which have been completed at the University of Otago, another university, or an approved examining body may be credited to the programme and/or used as the basis for exemption from the requirements of (b) above, provided that this previous study is directly relevant to the candidate's proposed and approved programme of study, to a maximum of 120 points.

A candidate who has completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Aeromedical Retrieval and TransportPostgraduate Diploma in Occupational MedicinePostgraduate Certificate in Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport, or Postgraduate Certificate in Occupational Medicine may be exempted from one or more papers in the programme for the degree to a maximum of 120 points.



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The Master of Dietetics (MDiet) degree is an academic and professional dietetic training course which prepares graduates to work as dietitians in New Zealand and overseas. Read more

The Master of Dietetics (MDiet) degree is an academic and professional dietetic training course which prepares graduates to work as dietitians in New Zealand and overseas. This full time, two-year course encompasses specialist papers in clinical nutrition, public health, food service, professional skills, research thesis preparation, a block placement and a research project.

The first year of the programme is taught in Dunedin. Early Learning in Dietetics (practical experience placements) will be completed under the supervision of dietetic tutors in hospital, community, public health and foodservice environments. The second year consists of one semester of placements and one semester of research in one of a number of centres.

Structure of the Programme

  1. The programme of study shall consist of papers and a thesis to a total value of 240 points as set down in the MDiet Schedule.
  2. A candidate must pass all the papers in Year One and also demonstrate the required level of professional behaviour before proceeding to Year Two.


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The Master of Applied Practice is an innovative postgraduate qualification that allows you to choose options and electives from across faculties, tailoring your masters to your practice and career aspirations. Read more

The Master of Applied Practice is an innovative postgraduate qualification that allows you to choose options and electives from across faculties, tailoring your masters to your practice and career aspirations. You’ll undertake a practice-based research project in your own workplace, advancing your professional knowledge and contributing to your organisation, community or profession.

Highlights

  • A flexible programme that can be tailored to subjects and issues relevant to your career.
  • Advance your practice and contribute to your profession by completing work-relevant research and projects as part of your studies.
  • Develop your specialist knowledge and skills in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment.
  • Define your own pathway, or specialise in Social Practice, Clinical Research or Health Science.
  • Taught by highly experienced lecturers with roles in community and national organisations.
  • Transdisciplinary: suitable for professionals from sectors including social work, community development, government, healthcare, education and more.
  • Informed by the ‘Kaupapa Maori’ philosophy, which places community engagement and understanding at the heart of research.
  • Flexibility: choose full- or part-time study to fit in with your life and work.
  • Study at our Waitakere and/or Mt Albert campuses depending on your chosen courses.


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The Master of Applied Practice (Social Practice) is designed to help social workers, counsellors and community development practitioners advance their skills in a variety of social practice situations. Read more

The Master of Applied Practice (Social Practice) is designed to help social workers, counsellors and community development practitioners advance their skills in a variety of social practice situations. Further your ability to work with individuals, families and communities, and transform your practice in ways that enhance social justice and reduce inequalities for communities.

Programme overview

Develop your ability to work in cross-sector and complex environments within the cultural contexts of New Zealand, and advance your decision-making, problem-solving and research skills. Extend your knowledge in a specialist area of social practice and enhance your career prospects while adding value to your organisation, community and beyond.

This major is designed for qualified and registered professionals from various disciplines, including social work, counselling, community development, nursing, and teaching, currently working in the sector. 

Highlights

  • Advance your practice and contribute to your profession by completing work-relevant research and projects as part of your studies.
  • Courses include Contemporary Issues in Community Engagement, New Zealand Social Policy and Human Rights and Social Justice.
  • Ideal for those with practice-based skills who want to develop their management or workforce development competencies.
  • Taught by highly experienced lecturers with roles in community and national organisations.
  • Graduates will likely find higher-level social practice roles or progress to further study.
  • Informed by the ‘Kaupapa Maori’ philosophy, which places community engagement and understanding at the heart of research.
  • Flexibility: choose full- or part-time study to fit in with your professional practice.
  • Study at our Waitakere and/or Mt Albert campuses depending on your chosen courses.

About our Applied Practice qualifications

At Unitec, we value your experience and are interested in helping you develop your practice and profession. If you are a practitioner who is interested in undertaking a work-based project and/or research, we're likely to have an Applied Practice postgraduate programme to suit you.

Please note: These programmes are designed for practitioners in work as we do not provide work placements. If you choose to study full-time, your study will likely relate to your current practice. You will have an opportunity to discuss this during your application interview.



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Looking for a flexible postgraduate programme with a focus on work-based learning? The Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice enables practitioners to develop knowledge and skills that are relevant to their work, practice and community. Read more

Looking for a flexible postgraduate programme with a focus on work-based learning? The Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice enables practitioners to develop knowledge and skills that are relevant to their work, practice and community.

Programme overview

This innovative programme allows you to choose options and electives from across faculties, tailoring your pathway to your career aspirations. You can undertake work-based-projects as part of your study, updating and extending your professional knowledge and contributing to your organisation, community or profession.

Highlights

  • A flexible programme that can be tailored to subjects and issues relevant to your career.
  • Advance your practice and contribute to your profession by completing work-relevant research and projects as part of your studies.
  • Develop your specialist knowledge and skills in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment.
  • Progress to the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Practice or the Master of Applied Practice.
  • Taught by highly experienced lecturers with roles in community and national organisations.
  • Transdisciplinary: suitable for professionals from sectors including social work, community development, government, healthcare, education and more.
  • Suitable for those with an undergraduate degree (or level 7 graduate diploma) or experience equivalent to an undergraduate degree and two years’ relevant work experience.
  • Informed by the ‘Kaupapa Maori’ philosophy, which places community engagement and understanding at the heart of research and practice.
  • Flexibility: choose full- or part-time study to fit in with your life and work.
  • Study at our Waitakere and/or Mt Albert campuses depending on your chosen courses.

Please note: These programmes are designed for practitioners in work as we do not provide work placements. If you choose to study full-time, your study will likely relate to your current practice. You will have an opportunity to discuss this during your application interview.



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