New Zealand Certificate in Applied Science

Northland Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences

Qualification

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Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide individuals with introductory operational and theoretical knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) for employment or education.

The qualification will also identify for the STEM-related sectors in Aotearoa New Zealand those employees who are able to undertake supervised tasks in entry-level operational positions in manufacturing and regulatory industries, field work, research, and development.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Natural and Physical Sciences at this level can earn:

$31,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$43,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

37%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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Elsie and Laura Lehmann Trust

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

At the discretion of the Selection Committee

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 4703555
Fax: (09) 470 3556
Email: NPregistry@northtec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.northtec.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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