Diploma in Environment and Sustainability (Level 5)

Qualification code OP5214

This diploma extends the knowledge and skill areas of the Level 5 certificate. You will learn about the principles of sustainable development, how ecosystems function and the relationship between people and the ecosystems which they depend on. You will also have the option to enhance your workplace skills in communication and information access.

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  • Level 5  
    Credits 120 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester
  • Cost $4,380 NZ Domestic

    This cost is an approximate total cost for the full qualification and is a guide based on 2015 fee information. The cost does not include annual administration fees, course fee increases, set textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    This qualification is eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

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