Alpine fault earthquake will produce challenges
23 April 2015 A University of Canterbury geological sciences researcher says an alpine fault earthquake is likely to be markedly different to the Canterbury earthquakes. (read article)
Science at UC
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.
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)