Regulations - Medical And Health Sciences

Postgraduate Diploma in Stroke Care – PGDipStrokeCare


1 In order to be admitted to this postgraduate diploma, 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 extensive relevant professional experience deemed to be the equivalent of 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 diploma must:

a pass courses with a total value of 120 points


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


c not exceed 160 points for the total enrolment for this postgraduate diploma.

Structure and Content

4 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must complete the requirements as listed in the Postgraduate Diploma 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 Diploma in Stroke Care (PGDipStrokeCare) Schedule


120 points: HLTHSCI 710–713