Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Aquaculture

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT)
Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
Qualification
Postgraduate Diploma
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
1 year
Intakes
February
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
US$ 12,420

Entry Requirements

  • Graduated with a degree or honours degree in any science discipline from a New Zealand tertiary institution accredited to offer qualifications at this level;
  • Or graduated with a degree from an overseas tertiary institution, deemed by the Academic Committee to be of equivalent standing.

English Language Requirements

  • An international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each band) issued within the last two years or equivalent.

Other Requirements

  • Applicants are required to provide two confidential references from people who are able to affirm the applicant is of good character and reputation.

Curriculum

This one year Programme will provide you with integrated study and research opportunities in the areas of sustainable aquaculture practice (30 credits at Level 8) and management (30 credits at Level 8).  These core studies are supported by a course in research methodology (15 credits at Level 7) leading to a full year research dissertation (45 credits at Level 8). The aim of the research project is for you to initiate original research while working alongside existing aquaculture businesses and/or research organisations.

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