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 per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.

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

    Approximate total cost for the full qualification based on 2015 fee information. This does not include annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

Key dates

Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams