Environmental Health

  • Environmental Health

Qualifications

Overview

Note: Environmental Health is currently not open to new enrolments and is subject to Te Pōkai Tara | Universities New Zealand CUAP approval, due July 2021.

The Environmental Health major provides grounding in the fundamental sciences that underpin an understanding of the environmental risk factors that affect health and wellbeing and the methods used to assess them. This encompasses:

  • the geographical distribution of disease
  • exposure to key risk factors and methods used to minimise exposure
  • the context of government legislation aimed at creating and maintaining healthy environments.

Contact us

Te Kura Mātai Hauora | School of Health Sciences

Phone +64 3 369 3333
Email education@canterbury.ac.nz

Location
Level 3, Rehua building – see campus maps

Postal address
Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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