Bachelor of Sustainability and Outdoor Education

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

Teacher Education not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$23,952

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this degree is to provide a unique combination of theory and practice to produce high quality graduates with a sound understanding of contemporary social and cultural issues, geography and sustainability, and capability in outdoor education.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance - NCEA Level 3 (60 credits at Level 3 and 20 credits at Level 2 or higher) which must include: 14 credits at Level 3 in each of three approved* subjects AS WELL AS Literacy** - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 5 credits in reading, 5 credits in writing and Numeracy** - 10 credits at Level 1 or above (specified achievement standards, or unit standards 26623, 26626, 26627) OR Diploma in Environmental and Outdoor Leadership (Level 5) or equivalent OR New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) Ara Outdoor Education Pathway or equivalent OR If you have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), Ara will assess your qualification for academic entry equivalency. Additional Requirements: see Ara website for details English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in any subtest), see Ara website for further details

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)
$7,984 $23,952
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$7,668 $23,004
Total $15,652 $46,956

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


Student Success

93%


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 $48,144
Earnings range $39,236 - $51,821
In employment 83%
In further study 13%
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

First Foundation Scholarship

Provided by:

First Foundation - Student Programme Manager

Website:

http://firstfoundation.org.nz/

Value:

$12,000

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Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club

Website:

http://www.northharbourclub.co.nz/what-we-do/aimes-what-we-do/

Value:

Determined by the Trustees

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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 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.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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