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Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science

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With the Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science you gain specialist skills in a chosen field of medical laboratory science, and learn to apply contemporary theory to current practice.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Diploma
Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
AK1027
Study Mode
Online, In person
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$8,807 per year / $8,807 total
International Fees
$39,572 per year / $39,572 total

About this course

With the Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science you gain specialist skills in a chosen field of medical laboratory science, and learn to apply contemporary theory to current practice.

Medical laboratory scientists are facing new challenges as technologies evolve and diagnostic services change. Top-level evaluative and management skills are in demand along with specialised skills in research and development. The Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science prepares you for the challenges and opportunities ahead.

This programme is open to all medical laboratory scientists (New Zealand registration and practising certificate are required). There's an opportunity to follow either a management or a specialised scientist pathway.

Entry requirements

An applicant must:

  • Have completed the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science, or equivalent
  • Be registered as a Medical Laboratory Scientist with the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand (MSCNZ)
  • Hold a current Practising Certificate as a Medical Laboratory Scientist, issued by the MSCNZ

International student entry requirements

Study locations

City Campus

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