The University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology (AUT) will both offer postgraduate violence prevention studies again in 2018.
Tertiary study is an opportunity to further knowledge and gain a qualification. Courses are designed for people currently working in or considering working in the field. Brief information about the courses is provided below.
University of Auckland
The University of Auckland offers a range of qualifications, beginning with a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science with a violence pathway. It consists of two 30 points courses, one taken in each semester:
Each course is taught over 2-days blocks in Auckland. Further study options are available. See more information including further study in the flier: Information about Postgraduate Violence Studies 2018.
Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
AUT offers a range of qualifications, beginning with a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science in Violence and Trauma Studies. Students complete three papers through a block course in March and another in August:
COMH 801 Theory and Principles of Violence and Trauma
(Semester 1 & 2, 30 pts)
COMH 802 Effective Practice in Violence and Trauma
(Semester 2 - 15 pts)
COMH 803 Agents of change
(Semester 1 - 15 pts)
The course can be completed part-time or full time and is designed for distance study. Further study options are available. The Postgraduate Programme Leader for Violence and Trauma Studies is Warwick Pudney. More information about the programme is available on the AUT website. Also see the detailed course descriptions and register your interest.
Other tertiary education options
Please note that course information does not constitute endorsement by the New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse, as we are not able to review the training provided.
Submitted on Thu, 2017-11-16 19:08