This course is designed to provide you with a practical knowledge of New Zealand’s native plants. The course discusses the ecology and unique characteristics of native plants. It is designed to enable you to play an active role in restoring and protecting areas of native vegetation. The course will be particularly useful for students working or intending to work in natural resource and conservation management.
Delivery type2019Trimester 2 2019
Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course.
Cost2019NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
Topics covered include
- special characteristics of native plants
- conservation and protection of native plants, planting and revegetation
- non-cropping use and management of native plants in urban and rural landscapes
- economic uses, and
- other aspects of native plants.
This course is 100% internally assessed
No textbooks are required for this course
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
Lecturer / Tutor
You can do this course as part of these qualifications: