The Physical Activity, Nutrition and the Outdoors department is part of sport and recreation at AUT.
AUT's outdoor education programme enables graduates to work in many fields, like teaching in schools, working in outdoor pursuit centres, as adventure tourism operators, or working in adventure tourism management.
Undergraduate study in Physical Activity, Nutrition and the Outdoors will give you a solid grounding in this area.
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AUT has access to the following outdoor facilities to provide students with ‘hands-on’ learning and work experience.