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Physical Geography of Aotearoa New Zealand

To enable students to develop foundational knowledge and skills in physical geography and environmental science of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Course Code BSOE526
Level 5
Credits 15


Explain key geographical and ecological concepts and systems and discuss how these are relevant to sustainability and outdoor education.

Apply skills in interpreting landscape and ecological features along with meteorological and topographical maps to outdoor environments.

Analyse the physical geography of the Waitaha/Canterbury region.

Delivered as part of the following programmes