NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
Benjamin Franklin (1707-90) proved that lightning was electrical in nature in 1752 – by flying a kite with a key attached to a wet string in a thunder storm.
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).
- Electrical engineer
- Electrical engineer technician
- Electronics technician
- Electro-mechanical technician
- Power plant manager
- Radio technician
- Telecommunications technician
- Automotive electrician
- Research scientist
- Research assistant
- Technology teacher
Income and employment prospects
184% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.