WATR404-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Special Topic

15 points
18 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

This occurrence is not offered


Special Topic in Water Resource Management, in which a specific course of study will be developed to suit student needs. Permission to enrol is required from the WRM Programme Director, to be granted pending an appropriate course of study developed by a nominated supervisor, in consultation with the student.

This special topic is available to MWaterRM students only after discussion with the Director of the Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management.


Subject to approval of Director, WCFM

Timetable Note

There is currently no set timetable for this course.

Course Coordinator

Jenny Webster-Brown

Contact Person

Julie Clarke

Professor David Maidment was born and raised in the Wairarapa and obtained his Bachelors Degree in Engineering from the University of Canterbury in 1972. He received his graduate education in the United States and has served on the civil engineering faculty of the University of Texas at Austin since 1981. He has experience in regional water quality assessment in Texas and is returning to University of Canterbury on an Erskine Fellowship, to try to help address the water quality challenges NZ faces. He is the first New Zealand born and educated civil engineer to have been elected to the US National Academy of Engineering.


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Internal assessment 100%

The course will be 100% internally assessed (i.e., no exam).


This course is a special topic available only after discussion with the Director of the Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,033.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management on the department and colleges page.

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  • WATR404-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019 - Not Offered