|Domestic tuition||$9,092 per year|
|International tuition||$29,186 per year|
|Course length||2 years|
|In further study||5%|
Great job prospects:
Employed - 85%
Further study - 5%
Median earnings: $59,881 (3 years after graduating)
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About the course
Graduates will demonstrate self-directed and independent learning, and will be able to communicate effectively. They will demonstrate an understanding of the environment and of societys impact upon the environment. They will reflect objectively on problems and opportunities, think creatively, employ analytical skills, and develop and present clear responses to current environmental situations. They will demonstrate technical competence in assessing environmental issues and develop relevant and appropriate environmental management strategies. They will identify, evaluate, document, disseminate and employ knowledge in the context of environmental management. Graduates will have advanced skills and knowledge in specialised environmentally oriented subjects. They will be able to produce a body of independent research and publish results of their findings.
A Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science), with a minimum B average over the qualifying 300-level courses, or equivalent; or a Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management, with a minimum B average for the applied pathway or a B+ average for the research pathway, or equivalent; or a Bachelor of Environmental Management (Honours), or equivalent.
About the provider
With a tradition of academic excellence, Massey University is the nearest thing New Zealand has to a national university. The university has 3 major campuses in Auckland, Manuwatu and Wellington. Massey University's innovative Auckland campus is located on the North Shore of New Zealand's largest city - Auckland. The campus grounds are peaceful with many native trees and plants, yet it's only a five minute walk to the expansive Westfield shopping centre with its movie theatres, shops, restaurants and numerous fast food outlets. If you want to travel further, there are buses running regular routes around the North Shore region and into Auckland city. The Manawatu campus is located in Palmerston North and is one of the best places in the country to experience the real student lifestyle. With a huge portion of the population under 25 it is the perfect place for learning and living. The Wellington campus is in New Zealand's capital city and is a great place to live. It is a compact city, set between a magnificent harbour and rolling green hills, where shops, exciting galleries and great restaurants are within easy walking distance. The Wellington Campus is centrally located near the city's artistic and entertainment quarters of Cuba Street and Courtenay Place in the heart of Wellington.