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Regulations - Medical And Health Sciences

Diploma in Health Sciences – DipHSc

The regulations for this diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.


1 In order to be admitted to this diploma, a student must have:

a been enrolled in the Degree of Bachelor of Health Sciences, or a conjoint programme that includes the Bachelor of Health Science as a component degree, at this University


b passed at least 120 points for that degree or diploma


c been recommended for admission by the Dean or nominee.

Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this diploma must pass courses with a total value of 120 points.

Structure and Content

3 Of the 120 points required for this diploma, 60 points must be from courses listed in the Bachelor of Health Sciences Schedule.

4 A student must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.


5 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.


6 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2021.