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With Massey’s Master of Arts (Geography) you can build on your undergraduate interest in geography and develop your critical research skills.
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A Master of Arts (Geography) prepares you to be a thoughtful and knowledgeable local and global citizen. You’ll develop important career skills in research, spatial analysis, and evidence-based examination of the pressing issues facing New Zealand and the world today.
This diploma will allow you to investigate topics such as urbanisation, state restructuring, globalisation, geopolitics, agrifood, resource management and consumption. Your courses will help you gain a global perspective drawing from international case studies and examples, while maintaining a particular focus on New Zealand’s place in a changing world.
Massey’s Master of Arts is 180 credits. This means you can complete an MA in three semesters of full-time study. If you study part-time, an MA will normally take three years to complete.
Massey is ranked in the world’s top 200 universities for geography by the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking.
With an MA (Geography) you can choose from a wide range of careers including:
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