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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Health Science (Honours)
BHlthSc(Hons)

No new enrolments

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Degree of Bachelor of Health Science with Honours requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for the Degree of Bachelor of Health Science or equivalent.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Health Science with Honours shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits at 700-level, comprising:

(a) courses from the Schedule for the Qualification; and including

(b) any compulsory courses listed in the Schedule for the Qualification; and

(c) attending Contact Workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Health Science with Honours must complete the requirements for one subject.

4. The requirements for each subject are set out in the Schedule for the Degree.

5. Subjects available are: Environmental Health*, Māori Health*, Psychology*, Rehabilitation* and Sport and Exercise*.

*No new enrolments

Student Progression

6. The Degree of Bachelor of Health Science with Honours will be awarded with a class of Honours.

Completion Requirements

7. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates will apply.

8. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

9. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Health Science (Honours)

Subjects

Environmental Health (120 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits R 168.810 and 168.710
214.798 Research Report 30 credits  

Subject courses

214.772 Advanced Topics in Food Quality 30 credits  
214.773 Advanced Topics in Water Quality 30 credits  
214.774 Advanced Topics in Sound and its Reception 30 credits  
214.777 Advanced Topics in Air Quality 30 credits  
214.781 Advanced Topics in Health Science 30 credits  
214.798 Research Report 30 credits  
231.704 Māori Health 30 credits  
231.707 Environmental Health 30 credits  
252.702 Sleep, Fatigue Risk Management and Occupational Safety and Health
R 252.701
30 credits  

Māori Health (120 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory course

150.799 Research Report (30) 30 credits  

30 credits from

150.714 Ta Te Māori Rangahau Korero: Māori Research Methodologies 30 credits  
168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits R 168.810 and 168.710

Subject courses

150.701 Tino Rangatiratanga: Strategic Māori Development 30 credits  
150.702 Pae Ora: Māori Health Advancement 30 credits  
231.704 Māori Health 30 credits  

Psychology (120 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

175.738 Psychological Research: Principles of Design 15 credits  
175.799 Research Report (30) 30 credits  

Subject courses

175.718 Postmodernism and Psychology 15 credits  
175.719 Applied Criminal Psychology 15 credits  
175.720 Advanced Psychology of Women 15 credits  
175.721 Child and Family Therapy 15 credits  
175.722 Principles of Clinical Neuropsychology 15 credits  
175.725 Advanced Social Psychology 30 credits  
175.730 Professional Practice in Psychology 15 credits  
175.732 Psychological Well-being in Organisations 15 credits  
175.733 Sustainable Livelihood 15 credits  
175.734 Child Clinical Neuropsychology 15 credits  
175.737 Occupational Psychology 15 credits  
175.739 Health Psychology: Understanding Health and Illness 15 credits  
175.740 Occupational Health Psychology 15 credits  
175.741 Psychological Assessment in Organisations 15 credits  
175.743 Health Psychology: The Social Context 15 credits  
175.744 Health Psychology: Promoting Health 15 credits  
175.746 Psychological Research: Multivariate Data Analysis 15 credits  
175.747 The Psychology of Sport and Exercise 15 credits  
175.748 The Psychology of Organisational Change 15 credits  
175.761 Theory and Practice of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy 15 credits  
175.781 Clinical Psychopathology 15 credits  
175.782 Clinical Psychology Assessment 15 credits  
175.783 Clinical Psychology Interventions 15 credits  

Rehabilitation (120 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (90 credits)

147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice 30 credits  
147.799 Research Report (30) 30 credits  
168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits R 168.810 and 168.710

Subject courses

147.703 Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling 30 credits  
147.704 Drugs and Society 30 credits  
231.704 Māori Health 30 credits  

Sport and Exercise (120 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory course

234.799 Research Report 30 credits  

At least 15 credits from

119.728 Research Practice 15 credits  
168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits R 168.810 and 168.710

Subject courses

151.709 Biometrics for the Animal and Nutritional Sciences 15 credits  
175.744 Health Psychology: Promoting Health 15 credits  
175.746 Psychological Research: Multivariate Data Analysis 15 credits  
175.747 The Psychology of Sport and Exercise 15 credits  
234.716 Advanced Physical Conditioning 30 credits R 234.705 and 152.719
234.717 Advanced Exercise Prescription for Musculoskeletal Conditions 15 credits  
234.718 Advanced Exercise Prescription for Cardiopulmonary Conditions 30 credits  
234.719 Advanced Topics in Clinical Exercise, Health and Disease 30 credits  
234.720 Skeletal Muscle Metabolism 15 credits R 234.702
234.721 Muscle Mechanics 15 credits R 234.751 and 234.701
234.722 Advanced Biomechanics 15 credits R 234.753 and 234.704
234.723 Advanced Topics in Exercise Science 15 credits  

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