1 year
Feb May Jul Sep
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 7,334
NZD 10,990
Foreign students
USD 16,257
NZD 24,360
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This program builds on the Postgraduate Certificate in Midwifery Practice to extend students’ midwifery knowledge through a review of current thinking and research. Once completing this program, the credits from this program will contribute half the credits required for the Master’s degree later.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be a registered midwife and hold a bachelor's degree, Postgraduate Certificate in Midwifery Practice, OR equivalent.
  • You must have access to the internet.
  • International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet the entry requirements.
  • New Zealand registered midwives for whom English is a second language are required by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand to have an IELTS score of 7.5.

English Language Requirement

  • IELTS:
    • overall band score of 6.5 in writing and reading, and no less than 7.0 in speaking and listening, with no individual score less than 6.0 (For International Students)
    • overall band score of 7.5 (For New Zealand Students)