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Study Nursing (High Acuity) at Otago

Christchurch campus

Overview

Nursing (High Acuity) is available as an endorsement for the Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc).

This programme is offered through the University's Christchurch campus.

Requirements

a) Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Health Sciences).

b) Every candidate for the Certificate shall:

  1. be a graduate or possess an appropriate health professional qualification requiring at least three years' full-time tertiary study
  2. have experience of or be currently working in the relevant field of health care
  3. present evidence of ability for advanced level academic study.

See Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc) for Regulations.

Contact Details

Amanda Clifford
Postgraduate Administrator
Centre for Postgraduate Nursing Studies
University of Otago, Christchurch
Tel 64 3 364 3852
Email nursingstudies.uoc@otago.ac.nz
Website Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences endorsed in Nursing (High Acuity)

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Programme Requirements

Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc) endorsed in Nursing (High Acuity)

Papers
  • NURS 405  Health Assessment and Advanced Nursing Practice

  • NURS 411  Nursing - High Acuity

The Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc) endorsed in Nursing (High Acuity) is available through Distance Learning.

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