NZ university majors related to this area
Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.
Did you know?
Hippocrates (ca. 460-370 BC) is known as the 'father of medicine'.
His oath (the Hippocratic Oath) is the promise physicians make that they will practice medicine ethically.
Examples of career opportunities
Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!), and some require registration.
- General practitioner
- Hospital doctor
- Medical specialist
- Medical researcher
- Research assistant
- Laboratory technician
- Non-governmental organisation (NGO) worker
- Science teacher
- Biology teacher
- Chemistry teacher
Income and employment prospects
330% of national
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Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.