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Limitations of Enrolment

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As per clause 10 of the Admission to University Statute 2011, the following programmes and papers have limitations on enrolment numbers for 2022 due to resource limitations. Such limitations have been approved by the University Council.

Commerce

Paper, course or programme Maximum admitted
BMBA 502 Marketing 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 503 Organisational Leadership 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 504 Statistics and Decision Tools 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 505 Economics 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 506 Human Resource Management 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 507 Accounting 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 508 Investment and Global Financial Markets 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 509 Strategic Planning for International Markets 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 510 Leading Sustainable Enterprises 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 511 Operational Excellence 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 512 International Business 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
BMBA 513 Strategy Implementation 28 (per distance occurrence; no limit for on-campus occurrences)
MART 333  Creative Marketing Communication 72
TOUR 214  Introduction to Wine Business (Summer School) 72

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Health Sciences

Paper, course or programme Maximum admitted
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) 128 (68 international* - not all places may be allocated in the initial intake year)
Bachelor of Dental Technology (BDentTech) 32
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc) 60 (5 international*)
Bachelor of Medical Sciences with Honours (BMedSc(Hons)) 22
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB) 302 (20 international*)
Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH) 50
Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm) 150 (20 international*)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPhty) 130 (10 international*)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours (BPhty(Hons)) 10
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (BRT) 40
Postgraduate Certificate in Clinician-Performed Ultrasound 30
Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology 40
Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy (PGDipSurgAnat) 24
GENA 713  Travel Medicine 1: Introductory Concepts 20
GENA 714  Travel Medicine 3: Applied Concepts 20
GENA 717  Generalist Medical Echocardiography 30
GENA 718  Generalist Medical Ultrasound 30
GENA 719  Tropical Infectious Disease 20
MSME 701  Clinical Diagnosis on‐campus course 12
MSME 709  Clinical Therapeutics on‐campus course 12
OBGY 712  Pre and Early Pregnancy Care 60
OBGY 713  Pregnancy Care in the Community 60
OBGY 715  Medical Gynaecology I 60
OBGY 716  Medical Gynaecology II 60
OBGY 717  Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Training 40
OBGY 718  Obstetrics and Gynaecology Residential Course 1 63
OBGY 719  Obstetrics and Gynaecology Residential Course 2 42
PRHC 702  Wilderness and Expedition Medicine 18

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Humanities

Paper, course or programme Maximum admitted
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (second year) 230
Master of Planning (MPlan) 15
Master of Teaching and Learning (MTchgLn) 150
EDSU 106  Te Whiringa o Te Reo 30
EDSU 107  Tōku Ao, Tōku Tikanga, Tōku Oranga (Dunedin, not offered 2020) (Invercargill, offered in 2020) 30
EDSU 110  Children in Action 30 (Dunedin)
30 (Invercargill)
EDSU 111  Children, Science and Play 36 (Dunedin)
EDSU 113  Technology and Enterprise 30 (Dunedin
EDSU 115  Exploring the Visual Arts through Drawing and Painting 27 (Invercargill)
LAWS 464  Advocacy 12
LING 332/432  TESOL Practicum/ Second Language Practicum 24
THEA 152  Theatre Technology 25
THEA 253/353  Bicultural Theatre 28
THEA 257/357  Special Topic 50
THEA 351  Performing Shakespeare 18
THEA 352  Directing 18
THEA 451  Advanced Directing 18

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Sciences

Paper, course or programme Maximum admitted
Bachelor of Surveying (BSurv) 70
Master of Wildlife Management (MWLM) / Postgraduate Diploma in Wildlife Management (PGDipWLM) 14
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (PGDipClPs) 10
ANAT 335 Neurobiology 160
ECOL 314 Pacific Field Ecology 20
NEUR 301  Current Topics in Neuroscience 16
SURV 322  Hydrographic Surveying 30

*Specified for 2022 (all international available places) places within total limit.

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Selection for limited places

The main criteria for selection of students for available places in papers and programmes with limitations on enrolment shall be academic merit and suitability for the paper or programme. The following criteria have been deemed not to require special approval:

  1. Additional selection criteria and processes as outlined in programme regulations (which have previously been approved by Senate).
  2. Additional selection criteria falling under the standing approval provisions of clause 3(d) in the Limitation of Enrolment for Specific Papers and Programmes Procedure.
  3. Additional selection criteria which fall under suitability for the course, including:
    • Enrolment or intended enrolment in a type of programme where relevant (e.g. preference for students enrolled in a research programme for a limited Enrolment research methods paper)
    • Enrolment in specific relevant qualification(s) and/or major(s) (e.g. preference for Theatre Studies majors for a limited enrolment Theatre Studies paper)
    • Motivation and likelihood to pursue a career in a relevant profession for professional programmes
    • Additional skills relevant to success in a programme or paper (e.g. demonstrated poetry writing skills for a poetry writing paper).

Additional selection criteria for specific papers or programmes, as approved by the University Senate, are as follows:

OBGY 718 and 719 Timeliness of application (preference for earlier applications), in cases where academic merit and suitability for the course do not provide grounds for selecting between applicants
PGCertCPU Some preference is given to generalist doctors working in rural areas of New Zealand and the Pacific Islands due to the lack of ultrasound services in these communities. All participants must have access to an ultrasound machine in their clinical workplace. All participants must also have a current Medical Council registration.
MTchgLn Particularly strong applicants may be offered a place prior to application deadline
ANAT 335 Timeliness of application (preference for earlier applications)

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