NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
The rise of human civilisations depended on the domestication of wild animals.
The first attempts at animal domestication – of dogs, goats and possibly sheep – occurred around 11,000 years ago.
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).
- Farm manager
- Farm worker
- Animal breeder
- Animal scientist
- Animal trainer
- Animal control officer
- Wildlife manager
- Stock and station agent
- Research scientist
- Research assistant
- Laboratory technician
- Science teacher
- Biology teacher
Income and employment prospects
147% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.