The Geology of New Zealand combines a traditional 5 -week field camp with a campus semester at the University of Canterbury. Central to the program is a semester long research project. Geology of NZ program now offered in Fall semester with field camp in June and July. Read more →
The New Zealand Earth Systems analyzes current environmental issues arising from the interface between nature and society. This year, students study kaitiakitanga - the Maori concept of stewardship, marine and coastal ecology, glaciers and climate, and land use management. Read more →
The Environmental Economics, Sustainable Business and Entrepreneurship programme is designed specifically for economics, finance and business undergraduates. Central to the learning experience is a Internship Course or an Economics Research Methods Course. Read more →
Frontiers Abroad's field based summer program - Māori, Science and the Environment - focuses on analyzing environmental issues and hazards of the Cook Islands and New Zealand Earth Systems through the worldviews of both the Māori and "western" science. Read more →
Spring 2015 Field Camp for the geology and Earth Systems Programs has just started. The Geology group is on its way to the Southern Alps and the ES crew is headed to Rarotonga. You can follow on our Facebook group site!
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- Research opportunities
- Leading New Zealand Researchers
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- 190+ satisfied alumni
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- New Zealand is beautiful