Master of Health Science in Advanced Nursing Practice in Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology

Campus:  Auckland

Duration: 2 years

Intake: February

*Fee: $35,820 per year

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The master of heath science is for advancing the students career in nursing in an inter-professional and collegial learning environment and also develops research skills. The students will be studying following subjects:

  • Advancing Nursing Practice (15 points)
  • Prescribing Practicum (45 points)
    And select 150 points from

  • Quantitative Research II (15 points)
  • Qualitative Research II (15 points)
  • Innovation in Primary Healthcare (30 points)
  • Advanced Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning (30 points)*
  • Specialty Practicum (30 points)
  • Neonatal Pathophysiology (30 points)
  • Assessment of the Preterm or Sick Neonate (15 points)
  • Advanced Neonatal Practice (30 points)
  • Graduate Practice for Registered Nurses (30 points)
  • Science for Advanced Practice (30 points)*
  • Long Term Conditions (30 points)
  • Pharmacology Science (15 points)*
  • Applied Pharmacotherapeutics (15 points)*
  • Pharmacology Science and Therapeutics (30 points)
  • Concepts of Rehabilitation (15 points)
  • Measuring Health and Wellbeing (15 points)
    And select 15 points from

  • Integrative Research (15 points)
  • Critical Inquiry for Evidence Based Practice (15 points)
    And select 15 points from

  • Health Professional Practice (15 points)
  • Practice Reality (15 points)
    Or complete a dissertation

  • Dissertation (45 points)
    Career Outcomes:

    • Health professionals
      Eligibility Criteria:


      Students having Bachelors Degree in Health Science or Graduate Diploma may apply for Master of Health Science in Advanced Nursing Practice.

       English Proficiency Score

      1. IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with no band less than 6.0
      2. TOEFL iBT score of 90
      3. PTE minimum overall score of 58

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