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Regulations - Medical And Health Sciences

Postgraduate Certificate in Stroke Care – PGCertStrokeCare

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


1 In order to be admitted to this postgraduate certificate, a student must have completed the requirements for a Bachelors degree in a relevant subject from this University with a Grade Point Average of 3.0 or higher in 75 points of the most advanced courses, or the equivalent as approved by Senate or its representative.

2 In exceptional circumstances, Senate or its representative may approve the admission of a student who has not met the above requirements, but who has attained extensive relevant professional experience deemed to be equivalent to the requirements in Regulation 1.

Note: Relevant subjects may include clinical exercise physiology, counselling, dietetics, medicine, nursing, nutrition, occupational therapy, optometry, paramedicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychology, social work and speech language therapy.

Duration and Total Points Value

3 A student admitted to this postgraduate certificate must:

a pass courses with a total value of 60 points


b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Certificates


c not exceed 90 points for the total enrolment for this postgraduate certificate.

Structure and Content

4 A student enrolled for this postgraduate certificate must complete the requirements as listed in the Postgraduate Certificate in Stroke Care Schedule.

5 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.


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


7 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2022.

Postgraduate Certificate in Stroke Care (PGCertStrokeCare) Schedule


60 points: HLTHSCI 710, 711