Qualification
Diploma

Diploma in Health and Human Behaviour (Level 5)


Qualification code OP5350

This diploma provides an introduction to general psychological principles for those looking for a career in health, social services or counselling. It won’t allow you to be registered as a counsellor or practise counselling, but it will equip you with a basic knowledge of relevant psychology issues and counselling skills.

This diploma will suit those who have been away from study for some time, or who wish to staircase into the higher diploma or degree levels.

For more information view the brochure below or request a brochure to be sent to you. If you have any questions please contact us.

 

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Psychology (3.8 MB PDF)



  • Level 5  
    Credits 120 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester
  • Cost $4,380 NZ Domestic

    This cost is an approximate total cost for the full qualification. The cost does not include annual administration fees, course fee increases, set textbooks, course materials or external exam fees. 

  • Student loan

    This qualification is eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

What you need to know about this qualification

Key dates

Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams
 
 

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