Fresh discoveries about key NZ volcanoes
7 March 2014 University of Canterbury (UC) has uncovered fresh information about New Zealand's volcanoes that could be helpful when volcanoes erupt in future. (read article)
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.
I was impressed with the quality of the teaching and the support given by the lecturers...
Liz Comery Bachelor of Science in Physics
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College of Science - Student Advice for Semester 1, 2014
Anna Chapman and Tracey Robinson will be offering drop-in sessions only for enrolment advice from Monday, 10 February through to Friday, 7 March. Drop-in times over this period will be between 9am-12noon and 1.00pm-4.00pm with 10-15 minutes allowed for each student. First year students from High School are encouraged to see our Liaison team in the first instance for student advice.
New Masters of Speech and Language Pathology MSLP
Will be available from 2014. This 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 will be 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)