NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
In 1206 a Muslim inventor known as Al-Jazari wrote a book called Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices.
The book details 50 mechanical inventions, including water clocks and a camshaft. It has been described as resembling a modern DIY (Do It Yourself) book!
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).
- Mechanical engineer
- Aircraft engineer
- Motor mechanic
- Aircraft mechanic
- Farm equipment mechanic
- Electro-mechanical technician
- Industrial machinery mechanic
- Research scientist
- Research assistant
- Science teacher
- Technology teacher
Income and employment prospects
181% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.