Hearing research to improve care

12 May 2015 UC hearing researching Associate Professor Greg O'Beirne has received a $319,500 Oticon Foundation grant to investigate the prevention of hearing loss during ear surgery. (read article)

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Science study at UC doesn’t just take place in a lecture theatre or lab. Find out what Laura is researching at our Cass Field Station, an amazing facility for students.

Tales from the Nigerian Field Station

Matt Walters from the School of Biological Sciences is currently working at a College of Science field station, on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba, Nigeria.
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Nigerian Montane Forest Project

Summer School on Ice

Emperor Penguins, helicopter rides, visiting Scott's hut - PhD student Daniel Price shot this footage while spending three weeks in McMurdo Sound as part of his studies with Gateway Antarctica.

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‘There is a huge gap in the research about how to treat swallowing disorders...’

Phoebe Macrae PhD in Speech and Language Therapy
Postdoctoral Fellow, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
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Announcements

College of Science Office - Student Advice

Welcome back to UC in 2015.

Please note that from Monday, 19 January to Friday, 6 March 2015, our Student Advisors will be holding drop in sessions only between 9am-12.00noon and 2.00pm-4.00pm, Monday to Friday.  Please call into the College of Science Office at Okeover House for student advice between those times. Postgraduate students may contact the College Office for an appointment.

Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research

The Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research is a new University initiative focused on improving rehabilitative outcomes for patients following stroke. Read more.

New Masters of Speech and Language Pathology (MSLP)

This new qualification became available in 2014. The MSLP is a full time two-year graduate-entry professional qualification to practice as a speech language pathologist/therapist (more)

Masters Scholarship Opportunities

The Biomolecular Interaction Centre (BIC) has several masters scholarships available: Studying Diagnostic Markers for Diabetic Complications (PDF, 704KB) and Protein Nanofibers Based Bionanotechnologies (PDF, 469KB). (Read more about BIC)

Bachelor of Health Sciences

The Bachelor of Health Sciences is the only tertiary qualification in New Zealand which allows graduates to meet the New Zealand competencies in Public Health and in Health Promotion. (more)

Science, Maori and Indigenous Knowledge

The Maori and Indigenous worldviews and the "scientific world view" have often been thought to be mutually exclusive but, upon closer scrutiny, it is evident that they are not. (more)

Science Innovation and Entrepreneurship Courses

The Graduate Certificate in Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been designed to create graduates who will be innovative and entrepreneurial. (more)