If you want to contribute to the health of all New Zealanders, this certificate will give you a critical understanding of public health issues.
You will gain practical skills to develop and implement public health initiatives and health promotion programmes. These include those aiming to improve population health outcomes. And, those who address health inequalities for Maori, Pasifika and other specific population groups.
You will also gain an understanding of public health issues from a Treaty of Waitangi perspective and other key public health agreements.
There are no specific entry requirements for this programme, outside of university admission regulations.
With the Certificate in Public Health you will possess the knowledge and transferable skills to work within a range of health settings.
Roles may include:
You may work within:
For information on prior learning, exemptions and transfer of credit or other questions: