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The degree of Master of Health Sciences allows study at postgraduate level across a range of health disciplines and research experience (thesis or dissertation) in the student's area of specialisation.
Every candidate for the degree of MHealSc (Mental Health) shall
- be a graduate or possess an appropriate health professional qualification requiring at least three years' full-time tertiary study
- present evidence of ability for advanced level academic study
- be currently working in the field of mental health
Note: Candidates who have not previously enrolled for university study, or who have not achieved grades averaging B or better, will normally be expected initially to enrol for a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences.
Structure of the Master of Health Sciences (Mental Health)
|i Approved papers to the value of 90 points (90 points)|
|ii Approved research methods paper(s) (30 points)|
|Examples include: |
|iii Research Pathway (120 points)|
|iii Coursework Pathway (120 points)|
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