ANTA102-11S1 (C) Semester One 2011

Antarctica: The Cold Continent

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 21 February 2011
End Date: Sunday, 26 June 2011
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 4 March 2011
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 20 May 2011


This introductory course explores the evolution of the Antarctic continent, the dynamics of polar ice, the drivers of weather and climate in Antarctica, the circulation of the Southern Ocean, astronomy and human interaction with the polar region including the history of exploration and intriguing legal issues.


INCO103, ANTA101, ANTA112

Course Coordinator

Daniela Liggett


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Internal Assessment 40% Quiz and essay
Exam 60%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $690.00

International fee $3,225.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Gateway Antarctica .

All ANTA102 Occurrences

  • ANTA102-11S1 (C) Semester One 2011