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Enter into the highly employable world of surveying and geospatial science, and you’ll enjoy a varied and outdoorsy career which involves interacting regularly with other businesses and sectors.
Surveyors have to be skilled in both measurement and resource management. They collect and analyse information about land, water and other natural resources, and help manage our environment by mapping the earth and the sea floor, establishing property boundaries, and providing accurate data for engineering works.
The New Zealand Diploma in Surveying will develop your knowledge and skills in a wide range of topics including:
Qualification and what's next
Once you've successfully completed this programme pathway you'll receive the qualification: New Zealand Diploma in Surveying.
You will need the following:
1. 48 credits at NCEA Level 2 in four different subjects including:
12 credits in Mathematics (preferably in algebra, geometry and trigonometry) or equivalent
8 credits in English (4 in reading, 4 in writing)
High levels of oral, written and interpersonal communications and mathematical skills are required to complete this programme.
English Language Requirements: IELTS – Academic score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5; TOEFL – Score of 60 (with a writing score of 18); PTE - Academic score of 50 with no band score lower than 42.