Certificate in Health Science [Level 4]

Study Options

Full-time

Length

17 weeks

Level

Level 4

Intro

So you’re not quite ready to leap into degree study yet? Well this certificate will give you the confidence and study skills to gain entry and be successful in the Bachelor of Nursing degree and other sport, recreation and massage programmes.

It will introduce you to ideas and theories within supportive learning environments while giving you a taste of what to expect from the Bachelor of Nursing programme or other health related degree programmes.

Outline

This certificate will introduce you to ideas and theories within supportive learning environments while giving you a taste of what to expect from the Bachelor of Nursing programme.

The subjects you’ll study are:

  • Academic writing skills
  • First Aid
  • Applied Life Science
  • Human development
  • Maths and Digital Fluency
  • Psychology

Come in and have a chat about your study options with the staff at our Hawke’s Bay or Tairäwhiti campuses. Or, simply give us a call on 0800 22 55 348. And you’re most welcome to visit EIT to view our facilities at any time.

Career Opportunities & Outcomes

Completion of the Certificate in Health Science will set you up to take on study at higher levels. Further study pathways could include:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Recreation and Sport
  • Diploma in Beauty and Body Therapy
  • Diploma in Therapeutic and Sport Massage
  • Bachelor of Social Work

Dates

There are two entry dates per year:

  • Mid February
  • Mid July

Entry

Entry requirements

International entry requirements