Environmental management for a sustainable future
Equip yourself for a role in the exciting and ever-expanding world of environmental management.
You can now study for a degree in the environmental space through EIT | Te Pūkenga. This qualification follows on from the Level 5 and 6 Diplomas in Environmental Management.
PLEASE NOTE: Year Three of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) is offered by EIT | Te Pūkenga in collaboration with Unitec | Te Pūkenga and leading to the award of a Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) from Unitec | Te Pūkenga.
In this degree programme, you will learn about ecosystems, conservation issues, sustainable management of land and plant life, as well as the management strategies that promote the conservation of biodiversity and address biosecurity.
As a biodiversity management learner, you’ll explore how ecosystems function and support biological diversity, and how managers of biodiversity are responding to increasing concern over the impact of human activities on the planet.
- Restoration ecology
- Advanced field surveying of New Zealand biota
- Negotiated research
- Conservation science
- Applied GIS
Please note: Year three of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) is offered by EIT | Te Pūkenga in collaboration with Unitec | Te Pūkenga and leading to the award of a Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) from Unitec | Te Pūkenga.
Your future career and study opportunities
Possible job and career opportunities can include:
- Park ranger
- Environmental consultant/technician
- Conservation officer
- Environmental researcher
- Resource management adviser/consultant
On completion of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Biodiversity Management) you may wish to further your knowledge with a relevant postgraduate qualification.
There are two entry dates per year:
Entry with credit
Academic learning services
Academic Learning Services is here to assist you on your journey towards the successful completion of your studies at EIT | Te Pūkenga. Our aim is for you to become confident, competent and independent learners.
We have dedicated advisors who can assist with your learning.
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EIT | Te Pūkenga offers a variety of scholarships across various subjects and programme levels. Some scholarships are based on your age, some are specific to the subject you want to study. Not all scholarships are based on your academic ability and anyone wanting to study should investigate what scholarships are available to them.
You can find a list of EIT | Te Pūkenga scholarships here however there are many more scholarships offered nationally. Information about these is on an database called “givME”. givME is accessible at EIT | Te Pūkenga or at some public libraries. If you would like to come to EIT | Te Pūkenga to look through the giveME database don’t hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call in for a chat.