Wintec is Waikato’s sole provider of a bachelor’s degree in counselling and is one of only three institutes nationwide that offers on-campus learning as part of the programme. This means our students get the best of both worlds — combining on-site learning one-day-a-week with at-home and on-the-job learning, providing a balance.
Wintec offers the Certificate in Health and Wellbeing and Te Ara Pūtake My Academic Pathway (Social Service pathway) as possible pathway programmes for those who initially may not meet the entry criteria. Those interested in counselling may also wish to explore other similar fields such as Social Work and many other programmes available through the Wintec Centre for Health and Social Practice.
Te Ara Pūtake My Academic Pathway
New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Social and Community Services) (Level 4)
Paetahi Tumu Kōrero Bachelor of Counselling
Graduate and postgraduate programmes
Postgraduate Certificate in Health and Social Practice
Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Supervision
Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Social Practice
Master of Professional Practice
Professional programmes / short courses
Introduction to Supervision (Level 7)
To check what you need to gain entry to a course, review the entry criteria available on each programme page. These assist you in understanding what qualifications or experience are typically required to gain entry. You can contact our team at email@example.com or 0800 2 Wintec at any time for further guidance.
About the faculty
In the Centre for Health and Social Practice, we provide practical interprofessional education that prepares students for a future in the health and social practice industry.
If you have a passion for people, nursing, physiotherapy, social work and counselling, occupational therapy, or midwifery are all challenging but rewarding choices. Our courses and programmes are a great way to start your career, supported by experienced and registered academic staff.
Prospectus (course guide)
The Wintec Prospectus (otherwise known as a course guide) outlines everything you need to know about Wintec. It contains information about the Wintec campuses, student life, and the programmes that are on offer.
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