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Coursework

Master of Environmental Science

  • CRICOS Code: 092793M

What will I study?

Overview

Course structure

Successful completion of 200 credit points, made up of:

  • Core subjects (50 points), including the industry project
  • Environmental science discipline subjects (75–100 points), including the option to undertake a research project
  • Broadening environmental studies subjects (up to 25 points)
  • Professional skills subjects (up to 25 points).

In your first-year, you’ll start with the core subject Global Environmental Change and choose elective subjects from the Discipline, Broadening and Professional subject groupings.

In your second year, you’ll complete your elective subjects while undertaking the Industry Project in Environmental Science, and in your final semester, you’ll take the subject Graduate Seminar: Environmental Science where you will participate in, and sometimes lead, discussions of hot topics in environmental science.

All students undertake a year-long industry project, working on an industry-relevant environmental science question. You’ll spend time at the workplace of your assigned industry client, getting a full understanding of the problem and why it is important to the business.

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