Resource and Environmental Planning
Palmerston North, Manawatu-W 4474
M.R.P. (Master of Resource and Environmental Planning), Dip. G.I.S. (Diploma in Geographic and Information Systems), Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
Students may enrol in this programme with first degrees in any related discipline, including planning, on a full-time or part-time basis. Students take a combination of papers along with a thesis or research project. A feature of our graduate programme is the delivery of our papers in different modes - block teaching as well as weekly classes - which provides for people in full-time employment. The degree is recognised by the New Zealand Planning Institute.
Dip GIS (Diploma in Geographic and Information Systems)
This is a one year course for students who have a degree in any discipline or practical experience in GIS. It aims to give students a sufficiently broad knowledge of GIS so that they can apply it in many contexts The Diploma may be taken internally but for those people unable to attend Massy full-time papers are offered in a mixture of delivery modes.
PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
For those who wish to pursue an advanced degree, the School offers supervision for PhD candidates. Students with a Masters degree or equivalent honours degree in Planning or closely related subjects are eligible to enrol.