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UC has put together a range of resources to help you and teaching staff.  Updates to this page will occur as more resources become available.

What can I do with a degree from UC?

The subjects offered at UC can lead to a range of career options.

View the What can I do with a degree from UC series online.

Virtual Hui Tairanga | UC Info Evenings

Short videos (4-14 mins) on a range of subjects/qualifications are available to share with students who missed our 2021 events.

Guide for international students at NZ secondary schools

Check out this Guide for International Students in NZ Secondary Schools 2022 with key dates and information on applying to study at UC


Best Preparation for University

Discover recommendations for the subjects students should study at school to prepare for their qualification of choice.

What subjects do you enjoy?

Explore how the subjects students like at school might translate to subject they might like to study at UC.


Which UC degree might suit you?

This short 20-question quiz can be useful for students who have no idea what they want to study as the results suggest a few options for them to look into based on their likes and preferences.


Te Mātāpuna Mātātahi | Children’s University

The Children’s University offers a range of online activities and resources aimed at students aged 6-18 years old.

Student Videos

• What is it like to study Science at UC

• Grace Feltham – BSc in Chemistry and Indigenous Studies

• Ashley Beaton – BSc in Environmental Science and Geography

• Caleb McNaughton – BSc in Biochemistry

Benefits of Studying Science

• UC Science academics talk about the benefits of studying science

Science Subject Videos

A range of short subject videos are present by UC Science academics to explain their subject areas:

• UC Science Subject Playlist

• Summary of academics giving insights into their subjects

• Astronomy

• Biochemistry

• Biology

• Chemistry

• Environmental Science

• Geography

• Geology

• Physics

• Psychology

• Speech and Language 

Science Careers Videos

• UC Science Careers Playlist

• Careers Compilation

• Logan Williams – BSc Psychology

• Sophie Bainbridge – BSc Geology

Sylvia McLaren – BSc with Honours in Ecology

Magma Drillers Save Planet Earth

An education game where students will take on a variety of different scientific roles in order to help solve the planet’s environmental and energy levels.  


Teaching Resources

A range of teaching resources for business and economics are available online.

Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day Session Videos

Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day is designed for Tau (year) 12 students. A range of videos from previous Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day events are available.

School of Forestry

Course Information:

Why study Forestry Science? Bachelor of Forestry Science

Why study Forest Engineering? BE(Hons) in Forest Engineering


What is Forestry

School of Product Design

Course Information:

Appied Immersive Game Design

Chemical Formulation (previously Chemical Natural and Healthcare Product Formulation)

Industrial Product Design

Learning Resources/Activities:

Product Design Dice


Games, Gadgets & Goo (Discovery Day 2018)

Product Design with Professor Conan Fee

Bachelor of Applied Immersive Game Design

Bachelor of Chemical Formulation

Bachelor of Industrial Product Design

Chemical and Process Engineering

Find out about Chemical and Process Engineering


Towards a Sustainable Future (Discovery Day 2018)

Chemical and Process Engineering Projects

Civil and Natural Resources Engineering

Overview of Civil and Natural Resources Engineering

Computer Science and Software Engineering

What is Computer Science and Software Engineering?


Overview of Computer Science & Software Engineering

Beyond the IT Crowd & Mr. Robot (Discovery Day 2018)

Learning Resources/Activities:

Computer Science Unplugged

Computer Science Field Guide

Electrical and Computer Engineering


A Series Short Educational Videos on Electricity & Electrical Engineering by EPECentre

The Future for Electricity is Bright (Discovery Day 2018)

Vader fried my cell phone! 

Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering

Mathematics and Statistics


More Engineering Resources







A range of activities to generate interest in law while developing real-world academic and community-focussed skills.

• Employment Law Outreach Scenarios

• Law and Morality

• Introduction to Sentencing

• Law is all around us

• Newspaper reports

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Rā Tōmene | UC Open Day


Campus Tours