Through this major you will learn about environmental health, pollution control, food safety, environmental and public health law, risk assessment, toxicology and communicable disease control.
You will study Core (compulsory) papers from across the degree in addition to optional elective papers.
775205 General and Organic Chemistry
555301 Knowledge, Enquiry and Communication ( or 145612 Applied Communication)
555401 Health and Environment (or 555339 Māori Health)
775102 Biological Chemistry
775318 Form and Function of Plants and Animals
775317 Ecology and Evolution
775617 Introduction to Epidemiology
715184 Statistical Models
775112 Systematic Microbiology
775411 Food Science
Note: You are not required to complete all the above papers in your first year.
776113 Environmental Microbiology
776313 Environmental Law *
776317 Environmental Monitoring and Risk Assessment *
776318 Environmental Health *
776319 Communicable Diseases *
776412 Food Microbiology I
776616 Health Protection Techniques *
777411 Food Microbiology II
777413 Food Industry Legislation
Plus either Research Project 777003 or two from the following level 7 (year 3) papers:
777811 Marine Ecology *
777316 Oceanography *
777314 Terrestrial Ecology II *
777311 Coastal Management *
* Each offered in alternate years
For more information on Summer School papers please contact:
Programme Information Advisor
Telephone: +64 9 921 9735+64 9 921 9735
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.