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Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science

  • Upcoming start dates

    Semester 2 - 19 Jul 2021

    Semester 1 - 21 Feb 2022

    Semester 2 - 18 Jul 2022

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Diplomas

  • Duration

    1 year full-time

  • Credits

    120

  • Location

    Lincoln University Campus

Cultivate your advanced abilities to apply science to key industries including agriculture, as well as the management of the planet and its precious resources.

Lincoln University’s Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science focuses on nurturing your advanced understanding of how science can be applied to problem-solving in industries such as agriculture, medicine, communications and transport. And now of crucial importance, the role science plays in management and conservation of our biosphere and its precious resources. This one-year senior study programme offers flexibility. Subject areas range from soil science and transport studies to environmental management. Plus you have the option to staircase your study towards a Master’s degree.

Programme information

Programme Structure

This is usually a single year, full-time study qualification. You’re required to achieve 120 credits from the schedule of courses, matching the regulations of the relevant master’s degree. 

The Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science is a highly flexible programme.

Year 1

First study Semester

  • Elective or Applied Science Courses*
  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective

Second study semester

  • Elective or Applied Science Courses*
  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective courses
  • Choose between an elective or the list below
Degree staircasing

You can use the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science to staircase your study for a Master’s Degree. If this appeals, please discuss your course options with a course advisor for one of the Master’s level qualifications that you’re interested in to ensure you make the most appropriate selection.

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Programme contacts

Venkata Chelikani

Dr Venkata Chelikani

Assistant Lecturer

[email protected]

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