Master of Health Sciences schedule

The following courses can be taken as part of a Master of Health Sciences.

Audiology

  • AUDIOL 701 - Auditory Neuroscience (15 Points)
  • AUDIOL 702 - Basic Diagnostic Audiology (15 Points)
  • AUDIOL 704 - Central Auditory Function (15 Points)
  • AUDIOL 713 - Clinical Otolaryngology and Related Sciences (15 Points)
  • AUDIOL 714 - Hearing Aids and Other Devices for the Hearing Impaired (15 Points)
  • AUDIOL 715 - Physics and Acoustics for Audiology (15 Points)

Biological Sciences

  • BIOSCI 755 - Genomics and Gene Expression (15 Points)
  • BIOSCI 756 - Proteomics and Protein Interactions (15 Points)
  • BIOSCI 757 - Structural Biology (15 Points)
  • BIOSCI 758 - Development, Differentiation and Disease (15 Points)
  • BIOSCI 759 - Cell and Molecular Biomedicine (15 Points)

Bioinformatics

Clinical Education

  • CLINED 703 - Learning in Small Groups (15 Points)
  • CLINED 705 - Simulation and Clinical Skills Teaching (15 Points)
  • CLINED 706 - Interprofessional Learning, Teamwork and Patient Safety (15 Points)
  • CLINED 707 - Current Trends in Clinical Education (15 Points)
  • CLINED 708 - Advanced Studies in the Assessment of Health Professionals (15 Points)
  • CLINED 709 - Advanced Studies in Evaluation (15 Points)
  • CLINED 710 - Special Studies (15 Points)
  • CLINED 711 - E-learning and Clinical Education (15 Points)
  • CLINED 712 - Curriculum and Course Design (15 Points)
  • CLINED 713 - Clinical Supervision (15 Points)
  • CLINED 715 - Theory and Practice of Clinical Education (30 Points)
  • CLINED 716 - Assessing Clinical Performance (30 Points)
  • CLINED 719 - Clinical Education in Action (15 Points)

Clinical Imaging

  • CLINIMAG 705 - Nuclear Medicine Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 706 -  Nuclear Medicine Specialised Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 707 - CT Clinical Practice (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 708 - Mammographic Clinical Practice (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 709 - Principles of Clinical Ultrasound (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 710 - MRI Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 711 - MRI Specialised Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 712 - MRI Clinical Practice (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 713 - Ultrasound Clinical Applications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 715 - Ultrasound Clinical Practice (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 716 - Nuclear Medicine Clinical Pracrice (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 717 - CT Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 718 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 719 - Ultrasound Abdominal Clinical Applications (15 Points)
  • CLINIMAG 720 - Ultrasound Specialised Clinical Applications (15 Points)

Dietetics

  • DIETETIC 703 - Clinical nutrition: Disease Pathophysiology and Management (15 Points)
  • DIETETIC 704 - Professional Skills 1 (45 Points)
  • DIETETIC 705 - Professional Skills 2 (30 Points)
  • DIETETIC 706 A&B - Professional Skills 3 (15 Points)

Education

  • EDUC 741 - Educational Psychology (30 Points)
  • EDUC 742 - Developmental Psychology (30 Points)
  • EDUC 753 - Lifelong Learning: Principles and Practice (30 Points)

Health Informatics

  • HLTHINFO 722 - Special Study in Health Informatics 1 (15 Points)
  • HLTHINFO 723 - Health Knowledge Management (15 Points)
  • HLTHINFO 724 - Special Study in Health Informatics 2 (15 Points)
  • HLTHINFO 725 - The New Zealand Health Data Landscape (15 Points)
  • HLTHINFO 728 - Principles of Health Informatics (15 Points)
  • HLTHINFO 730 - Healthcare Decision Support Systems (15 Points)

Health Management

Health Psychology

  • HLTHPSYC 714 - Health Psychology (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 715 - Research Methods in Health Psychology (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 716 - Psychoneuroimmunology (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 717 - Emotions, Emotions Regulation, and Health (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 718 - Psychophysiology and Health (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 719 - Health Psychology Assessment (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 720 - Health Psychology Interventions (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 743 - Psychopathology and Clinical Interviewing (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 744 - Research Topic in Health Psychology (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 757 - Psychosomatic Processes (15 Points)
  • HLTHPSYC 758 - Special Topic in Health Psychology (15 Points)

Health Sciences

  • HLTHSCI 700 - Working with People with Long-term Conditions (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 701 - Self-management for People Living with Long-term Conditions (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 702 - Principles of Primary Health Care (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 703 - Psychological Interventions in Health Care (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 704 - Primary Health Care of Children and Young People (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 705 - Mental Health and Addictions in Non-specialist Settings (15 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 790 - Dissertation (60 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 793 - Research Portfolio (90 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 796 - Thesis (120 Points)
  • HLTHSCI 797 - Research Portfolio (120 Points)

Māori Health

  • MAORIHTH 701 - Foundations of Māori Health (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 705 - Māori Health Promotion and Early Intervention (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 706 - Māori Health: Policy and Practice (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 707 - Practicum in Māori Health (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 708 - Special Studies (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 709 - Transformational Research for Māori Health (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 710 - Kaupapa Māori Theory (15 Points)
  • MAORIHTH 711 - Special Topic (15 Points)

Medical Imaging

Medical Science

  • MEDSCI 700 - Special Topic: Drug Discovery Biology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 701 - Special Studies in Medical Science (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 703 - Advanced Biomedical Imaging (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 704 - Stem Cells and Development (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 705 - Infection, Immunity and Disease (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 706 - Genomic Medicine (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 707 - Antimicrobials and Resistance (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 708 - Advanced Immunology and Immunotherapy (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 709 - Nutrition in Health and Disease (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 710 - Nutrition Mechanisms (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 711 - Clinical Nutrition (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 712 - Critical Evaluation of Nutritional Therapies (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 713 - Principles of Cancer Therapy (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 714 - Advanced Cancer Biology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 715 - Molecular Toxicology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 716 - Drug Disposition and Kinetics (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 717 - Advanced Neuroscience: Neuropharmacology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 718 - Pharmacology of Anaesthetics and Analgestics (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 719 - Pharmacometrics (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 720 - Biomedical Research Techniques (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 721 - Advanced Toxicology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 722 - Clinical Pharmacology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 723 - Cancer Pharmacology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 725 - Experimental Design (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 727 - Advanced Neuroscience: Neurophysiology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 729 - Perinatal Physiology and Medicine (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 730 - Reproductive Science (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 731 - Advanced Reproductive Biology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 732 - Molecular Aspects of Endocrinology and Metabolism (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 733 - Advanced Methods in Cell Physiology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 734 - Advanced Integrative Physiology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 735 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 736 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 737 - Biomedical MRI (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 738 - Biological Clocks (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 739 - Advanced Sensory Neuroscience (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 740 - Stem Cell Biology and Transgenesis (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 741 - Medical Imaging Technology (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 742 - Anatomy for Medical Imaging (15 Points)
  • MEDSCI 743 – Design and Analysis in Biomedical Research (15 points)

Medicine

  • MEDICINE 700 - Designing Safer Systems (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 702 - Understanding Complex Clinical Systems (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 703 - Special Studies in Medicine (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 713 - Cardiovascular Medicine (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 732 - Special Topic in Occupational Medicine (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 740 - Special Topic (30 Points)
  • MEDICINE 741 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • MEDICINE 742 - Special Topic (15 Points)

Nursing

  • NURSING 701 - Clinical Project (30 Points)
  • NURSING 732 - Leading and Managing Changes in Health Care (30 Points)
  • NURSING 733 - Special Studies in Nursing (15 Points)
  • NURSING 734 - Special Topic in Nursing (15 Points)
  • NURSING 735 - Clinical Education Practicum (30 Points)
  • NURSING 737 - The Scholarship of Practice (30 Points)
  • NURSING 738 - Working with People Living with Long-Term Conditions (30 Points)
  • NURSING 739 - Advanced Rural Nursing (30 Points) (not currently offered)
  • NURSING 740 - Prescribing in Advanced Nursing Practice (30 Points)
  • NURSING 741 - Education for Clinical Practice (30 Points)
  • NURSING 742 - Biological Science for Practice (30 Points)
  • NURSING 743 - Advanced Nursing Practicum (30 Points)
  • NURSING 744 - Specialty Nursing Practicum (30 Points)
  • NURSING 745 - Principles of Medication Management (30 Points)
  • NURSING 746 - Evidence-based Practice and Implementation (30 Points)
  • NURSING 770 - Clinical Practice Development (30 Points)
  • NURSING 771 - Self-Management for People Living with Long-Term Conditions (30 Points)
  • NURSING 772 - Population Health and Primary Health Care (30 Points)
  • NURSING 773 - Advanced Assessment and Clinical Reasoning (30 Points)
  • NURSING 774 - Nursing People in Acute Mental Health Crisis (30 Points)
  • NURSING 775 - Leadership and Management for Quality Health Care (30 Points)
  • NURSING 776 - Assessment and Clinical Decision Making in MHN (30 Points)
  • NURSING 777 - Advanced Mental Health Nursing in its Social Context (30 Points)
  • NURSING 778 - Health Promotion and Early Detection of Cancer (30 Points)
  • NURSING 779 - Special Studies (30 Points)
  • NURSING 780 - Special Topic (30 Points)
  • NURSING 781 - Psychological Interventions in Nursing and Health Care (30 Points)
  • NURSING 782 - Research Methods in Nursing and Health (30 Points)
  • NURSING 783 - Special Topic (30 Points)
  • NURSING 784 - Advanced Emergency Nursing Practicum (30 Points)
  • NURSING 785 - Clinical Reasoning in Pharacotherapeutics (30 Points)
  • NURSING 787 - Fundamentals of Nursing Care (30 Points)
  • NURSING 788 - Special Topic : Primary Health Care of Children and Young People (30 Points)

Nursing Practice

  • NURSPRAC 701 - Cardiac Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 702 - Critical Care Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 703 - Paediatric Cardiac Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 704 - Cancer Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 705 - Stroke Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 706 - Orthopaedic Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 707 - Registered Nurse First Surgical Assist (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 708 - Emergency Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 709 - Respiratory Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 710 - Palliative Care Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 711 - Pain Nursing Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 712 - Diabetes Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 713 - Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 714 - Renal Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 715 - Endoscopy Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 716 - Ophthalmology Specialty Nursing (30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 717 - Practicum for RN Designated Prescribers(30 Points)
  • NURSPRAC 718 - Contemporary Mental Health and Addictions Nursing Practice (30 Points)

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

  • OBSTGYN 705 - Special Topic in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 712 - Contraception in Pre and Early Pregnancy (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 713 - Pregnancy and Postnatal Care (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 715 - Medical Gynaecology I (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 716 - Medical Gynaecology II (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 720 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 723 - Special Studies (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 724 - Obstetrics Residential (15 Points)
  • OBSTGYN 725 - Gynaecology Residential (15 Points)

Ophthalmology

  • OPHTHAL 703 - Special Topic: Research Methods and Skills for Eye Research (30 Points)
  • OPHTHAL 704 - Special Topic: Ophthalmic Technology (30 Points)
  • OPHTHAL 705 - Special Topic: Management of Acute Eye Disease (30 Points)

Paediatrics

  • PAEDS 704 - Special Studies in Paediatrics (15 Points)
  • PAEDS 712 - Youth Health Clinical Skills (15 Points)
  • PAEDS 714 - Emergency Paediatrics (15 Points) - from 2017
  • PAEDS 719 - Health, Education and Youth Development (15 Points)
  • PAEDS 720 - Advanced Youth Health (15 Points)
  • PAEDS 721 - Special Topic (15 Points)

Pharmacy

  • PHARMACY 750 - Pharmaceutical Formulation (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 751 - Pharmaceutical Techniques (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 752 - Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 753 - Regulatory Affairs (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 754 - Pharmaceutical Science Research Proposal (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 760 - Literature Review in Pharmaceutical Sciences (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 761 - Pharmaceutical Science Research Project (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 762 - Literature Review in Pharmacy Practice (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 763 - Case Studies in Pharmacy Practice (15 Points)
  • PHARMACY 764 - Medicines Information and Critical Appraisal (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 765 - Medicines Management and Pharmaceutical Care (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 766 - Applied Pharmacotherapy (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 767 - Advanced Pharmacotherapy (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 768 - Inovative Pharmacy Services (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 769 - Principles of Prescribing (30 Points)
  • PHARMACY 770 - Prescribing Practicum (30 Points)

Population Health

  • POPLHLTH 701 - Research Methods in Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 704 - Undertaking Qualitative Health Research (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 705 - Evaluation Research Methods (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 706 - Statistics in Health Science (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 707 - Statistics in Health Science 2 (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 708 - Epidemiology (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 709 - Evidence for Best Practice (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 711 - Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 712 - Clinical Trial Design, Analysis and Management (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 715 - Global Public Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 717 - Health and Society (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 718 - Health and Public Policy (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 719 - Health Economics (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 720 - Cost Effectiveness Evaluation (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 722 - Health Care Organisation (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 724 - Quality in Health Care (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 725 - Environmental Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 726 - Health Protection (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 731 - Child Health (15 Points) (not currently offered)
  • POPLHLTH 732 - Population Youth Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 733 - Health Promotion Theory and Models (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 734 - Health Promotion Strategies (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 735 - Mental Health Development: Theory and Principles (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 736 - Mental Health Promotion (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 737 - Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Studies (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 738 - Biology of Addiction (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 739 - Pacific Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 746 - Ethics, Culture and Societal Approaches to Death (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 747 - Loss, Grief and Bereavement (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 749 - Biology of Ageing (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 750 - Research Project in Population Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 752 - Case Studies in Global Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 753 - Tobacco Control: Principles and Practices (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 755 - Applied Research Project (60 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 760 - Principles of Public Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 762 - Advanced Qualitative Health research (15 points)
  • POPLHLTH 763 - Human Vaccinology (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 765 - Nutrition Interventions in Public Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 767 - Health Services Research Methods (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 768 - Special Studies in Addiction and Mental Health (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 769 - Interpersonal and Family Violence (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 773 - Pharmacotherapeutic Responses to Addiction (15 Points)
  • POPLHLTH 774 - Addictive Consumptions and Public Health (15 Points)

Population Health Practice

  • POPLPRAC 701 -Therapeutic Communication (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 702 - Primary Mental Health (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 707 -Theory and Skills in Counselling Practice (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 708 - Assessment and Intervention with Addiction (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 710 - Health Promotion: Practicum (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 711 - Health Promotion in Pacific Community Development (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 712 - Project Planning for Lifestyle Change (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 715 - Practicum in Population Health (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 716 - Practicum in Pacific Health (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 719 - Essentials of Palliative Care (15 Points) (not currently offered)
  • POPLPRAC 720 - Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 722 - Symptom Management in Palliative Care (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 723 - Advanced Symptom Management in Palliative Care (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 724 - Child and Adolescent Palliative Care (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 725 - Principles of Gerontology (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 726 - Health Services for Older People (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 739 - Urgent Primary Medical Care (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 740 - Urgent Primary Surgical Care(15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 743 - Upper Limb and Spine (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 744 - Lower Limb and Physiotherapy (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 745 - Sports Medicine in the Community (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 746 - Medical Issues in Sport (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 753 - Special Studies (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 754 - Infant, Child and Adolescent Primary Mental Health (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 756 - Adult Rehabilitation Studies (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 760 - Clinical Leadership in Residential Care (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 761 - Mental Health in Old Age (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 765 - Coexisting Problems: Theory and Principles (15 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 766 - Special Topic in Palliative Care (30 Points)
  • POPLPRAC 767 - Special Topic: Dementia Care (30 Points)

Professional Counselling

  • PROFCOUN 707 - Specialist Counselling Skills and Approaches (15 Points)

Professional Supervision

  • PROFSUPV 710 - Stress and Trauma in Health and Human Services (30 Points)

Psychiatry

  • PSYCHIAT 713 - Special Study in Mental Health (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 730 - Early Childhood and Mental Health (30 points)
  • PSYCHIAT 740 - Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 741 - Therapy in Child and Adolescent Mental Health - Theory (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 746 - Research Topic in Forensic Psychiatry and Mental Health (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 747 - Child and Adolescent Development (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 760 - Legal Issues in Forensic Psychiatry and Mental Health (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 761 - Clinical Forensic Psychiatry 1 (15 Points) (not currently offered)
  • PSYCHIAT 762 - Clinical Forensic Psychiatry 2 (15 Points) (not currently offered)
  • PSYCHIAT 766 - Youth Addiction and Co-existing Problems (15 points)
  • PSYCHIAT 768 - Assessment, Formulation and Treatment Planning in Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health (30 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 769 - CBT with Children, Adolescents and their Families 1 (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 770 - CBT with Children, Adolescents and their Families 2 (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 771 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 772 - Special Topic (15 Points)
  • PSYCHIAT 773 - Youth Forensic Psychiatry (30 Points)

Social Work

Social Work Child and Family Practice

  • SOCCHFAM 700 - Domestic Violence: Challenges and Responses (30 Points)
  • SOCCHFAM 734 - Issues in Child Welfare and Protection (30 Points)