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Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Health Care (PGCertPHC)


A 60-point postgraduate certificate designed for health professionals working in primary care.


Every candidate for the PGCertPHC 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 

Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Health Care (PGCertPHC) including Admission to the Programme, Structure of the Programme, Duration of the Programme and Variations are available on the University of Otago website.

Christchurch Contact for Postgraduate Health Sciences