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In this course students will develop practical skills in sampling freshwaters, identification of freshwater organisms, and assessing hydrological conditions and water-quality.
You will learn basic field and lab skills required to measure aspects of freshwater ecosystems, including physical habitats, water chemistry, algae, aquatic plants, freshwater invertebrates, and fish.
A freshwater-related course of study or appropriate freshwater-related work experience as determined by the Head of Programme.
The course begins on 21st November and includes a compulsory week of practical work, starting 28th November. Overnight field work is undertaken at Cass Field Station. As places on this course are strictly limited and specific arrangements have to be made to accommodate each student, students enrolling are expected to complete the course. If the course cannot be delivered face to face due to changing alert levels, the course will be cancelled and tuition fees refunded.
Domestic fee $926.00
International fee $4,563.00
* 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.
This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.
Maximum enrolment is 30
For further information see
School of Earth and Environment