|Domestic tuition||$7,063 per year|
|International tuition||$20,505 per year|
|Course length||3 years|
|In further study||29%|
Good job prospects:
Employed - 65%
Further study - 29%
Median earnings: $50,587 (3 years after graduating)
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About the course
To provide students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills appropriate for employment in a wide and growing number of environmental management careers.
Application By Academic Qualification School Leavers. School Leavers :University Entrance NCEA Level 3 Three subjects at Level 3 or above made up of the following. 14 credits each, in three approved subjects Literacy, 10 credits at Level 2 or above made up of. 5 credits in reading 5 credits in writing Numeracy, 10 credits at Level 1 or above made up of. achievement standards specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects or unit standards package of three numeracy unit standards 26623, 26626, 26627. All three required. Mature aged applicants( aged 20 years and above): Be at least 20 years of age when the programme begins and provide evidence of aptitude or appropriate work or other experience. For example, successful completion of a programme of study at NZQA level 4 and above and /or work experience or interests in environmental related groups or activities. Completion of an external or overseas qualification which is considered to be the equivalent of any of the above qualifications as approved by the Head of Faculty. Special Admission Notwithstanding the above admissions categories in exceptional circumstances a mature aged applicant who can show evidence of ability to succeed in the programme may be considered for admission provided the applicant has successfully completed an approved course or programme which is deemed to prepare graduates for the required academic standard for entry.
About the provider
The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) is one of 18 government polytechnics and institutes of technology offering tertiary education throughout New Zealand. SIT programmes are accredited and approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority up to postgraduate level. SIT has a proud history of vocational education and training. For 40 years we have been providing students with quality education across a range of subject areas and at a variety of levels including postgraduate study. This variety enables you to enter your training at the level that suits you and to progress as you are ready. Many of our programmes link to higher level qualifications at SIT and other institutions in New Zealand and throughout the world. We are constantly developing these relationships to ensure that our graduates have maximum mobility.