Bachelor of Applied Science

Unitec Institute of Technology

Subject area

Biological Sciences not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$20,274

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The graduate will have the opportunity to develop: - the competence to apply technical and conceptual knowledge appropriate to their qualification; - the self reliance and motivation for continuous learning and professional development; - the capabilities to be effective communicators and team leaders; - a broad educational base to enable them to relate to the wider context of society; - inquiring, flexible, creative and critical attitudes towards contemporary issues and underlying theoretical concepts; - an appreciation of management and information technology within the context of their qualification; - awareness of cultural issues and an ability to function positively within a multicultural society; - an ability to apply ethical values to guide their actions; and - an appreciation and understanding of social, and environmental issues.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

42 credits at NCEA Level 3 from a mix of subjects, 14 credits at NCEA Level 1 or higher in Maths & English language requirements or relevant & equivalent qualifications, special & discretionary admission also accepted.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,758 $20,274
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,039 $39,116
Total $19,797 $59,390

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

79%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $44,364
Earnings range $33,600 - $53,015
In employment 47%
In further study 47%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Success Mentors

Provided by:

Unitec Institute of Technology

Website:

http://www.unitec.ac.nz/application-and-funding/scholarships-and-awards

Value:

$1,200 towards course costs.

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

of $8,000

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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

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905
Email: study@unitec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.unitec.ac.nz

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

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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