Develop knowledge in a specialised science discipline at undergraduate level or prepare yourself for anaesthetic training or further study to become a chiropractor.
The Diploma in Applied Science has three pathways:
Graduates with this broad foundation in science are prepared for careers in science and laboratory work in a variety of industries. You can also progress to a higher level science qualification.Anaesthetic technology pathway
Diploma courses provide the theory supporting the practice of anaesthetic technology, during three years of clinical training based in the hospital.
Students must have a position as a trainee in a recognised training hospital to complete this diploma pathway, which leads to anaesthetic technician registration.
Learn more about the role of an anaesthetic technician in this video from the New Zealand Anaesthetic Technicians' Society.
This pathway prepares you for entry into chiropractic college and becoming a registered chiropractor.