NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
Chemistry is sometimes called 'the central science'. This is because it connects physics with other natural sciences such as biology and geology.
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).
- Forensic scientist
- Materials scientist
- Research scientist
- Research assistant
- Laboratory technician
- Chemistry teacher
- Science teacher
Income and employment prospects
135% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.