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Diploma in Environmental Planning

Environmental Planning at Waikato develops your knowledge of how human behaviour affects the environment. We'll inspire you to understand how social, economic and cultural aspects, and the physical environment contribute to problems and provide solutions.

Turn your passion into a career with this one-year qualification

Looking for a short-term study option?  A Diploma can help pave your way to future success with just one year of study. It's a great way to gain an introductory qualification in a field of study.

Curious about how human behaviour affects the environment?

If you want to help shape and make a positive impact in the world we live in, a Diploma in Environmental Planning from Waikato is the perfect starting point for you.

During this one-year programme you will learn about the interdisciplinary nature of environmental issues. Taught by leading industry experts who are at the forefront of the latest research and innovation, you'll take papers in the social and natural sciences and make direct connections between human behaviour, politics and the natural environment.

Learning isn't all in the classroom, either. You'll have the opportunity to attend field trips to explore first-hand the impact humans have on the local environment and you'll engage in practical group research projects and workshops.

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Key information

Years: 1
Study Locations:Hamilton
Start Dates: Trimester A (March) and Trimester B (July)
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Entry requirements

Applications are open to anyone with University Entrance or its equivalent.

For more information, contact our Future Students Team: [email protected]

When you apply to enrol, select Diploma (Undergraduate) as your qualification.

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Phone: 0800 WAIKATO (0800 924 528) or 07 838 4176
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Have a chat with one of our friendly advisers to help you plan your degree.

Phone: +64 7 807 9275
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