About the course
Graduates will have knowledge and skills in the field of aquatic sciences that can be used in environmental monitoring and freshwater fisheries management with private and government organisations; and be applied in the diverse seafood industry with specialisation in the land based aquaculture sector.
Prospective students must be at least 18 years of age at the time of programme commencement; 16-17 year olds may be accepted on application. International students must be at least 18 years of age. If English in not their first language, the applicant must have an academic score of IELTS 6.0 issued within the last two years. All applicants must demonstrate basic numeracy and literacy skills, and participate in an interview.
About the provider
Manukau Institute of Technology is a leader in technical and vocational education, delivering a range of academic qualifications from certificate to degree level. Each year 20,000 students, including 1,900 international students, choose to study with us. The Institute is located in Manukau City in Auckland, the gateway to New Zealand. Continuing growth in both population and economy brings job opportunities for students and graduates alike.