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Cert(Sc)
Certificate in Science

A one-year Certificate in Science gives you an introduction to university study, and a wide range of subjects to choose from.

From the natural environment, to our own health and wellbeing, to the technology we use in our everyday lives – science is everywhere. A certificate course puts you on a one-year path to a qualification, or could even be the start of something bigger like a bachelors' degree.

It is scientists who will solve tomorrow’s problems and the future is calling for the next generation of curious minds who can do just that.

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Key information

Entry Requirements:

University entrance through NCEA, or equivalent.

Years: 1
Points: 120
Start Dates: Trimester A (March) and Trimester B (July)
Area of Study:

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Regulations

You need to complete 120 points (usually eight papers), and at least 90 of those points need to come from within the field of Science (see Subjects below).

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Subjects

Your Cert(Sc) can focus on any of these subjects:


Contacts

Have a chat with one of our friendly advisers to help you plan your degree.

Student Centre
Phone: 0800 WAIKATO (0800 924 528) or 07 838 4176
Email: [email protected]

Have a chat with one of our friendly advisers to help you plan your degree.

Phone: +64 7 807 9275
Email: [email protected]

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