University of Waikato, The
School of Science and Engineering
Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees
Graduate Diploma in Applied Science;Postgraduate Certificate in Science;Postgraduate Diploma in Science, M.Sc.;M.Phil, Ph.D
The Department of Earth sciences acknowledges the fundamental importance of the Earth's physical environment and its resources - landscapes, rocks, sediments, soils, water, oceans and climate and this philosophy is maintained as a central and integrating theme for both teaching and reearch in the department. To this end a major objective of the Department is to provide graduates with range of educational and vocational skills of international standing in Earth sciences which will permit them access to a broad range of professional opportunities, both within New Zealand and overseas.