24 months
31632 AUD/year
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The Environmental Management program from Charles Darwin University complements existing science qualifications if you are a graduate starting out or an established professional looking to broaden or deepen your professional skill set.


You will focus on the principles and practices of Environmental Management, particularly in the context of wet-dry and semi-arid tropical ecosystems and arid landscapes. Topic areas covered include livelihoods, spatial science and analysis, and ecology and management of natural resources. Unit selection is flexible within these areas. Professional placements and remote Australia and international intensives are also available.

The broad skills, concepts and applications explored in this course are also relevant even if you are working in other ecosystems, and includes a focus on the social context within which environmental management takes place.

The Environmental Management program from Charles Darwin University is flexible and caters to your individual needs. It balances required knowledge and technical skills, develops conceptual skills, and challenges you to apply them to natural resource management within its complex social context.

Professional recognition

Graduates may seek professional membership to associations such as the Australian Rangelands Society, Ecological Society of Australia and Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ecology and Management of Tropical Forests and Savannas
  • Statistical Methods for Impact Analysis
  • Environmental Planning and Policy
  • Community Engagement for Biosecurity and Natural Resource Management
  • Tropical Invaders and Biosecurity
  • Ecological Restoration and Conservation
  • Desert Field Ecology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 075071J

Successful completion of one of the following:

  • a recognised bachelor degree or equivalent international qualification in a related field; or
  • a recognised bachelor degree in an unrelated field plus completion of a graduate diploma in a related field or equivalent international qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31632 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31632 AUD per year during 24 months.

Commonwealth supported places for domestic students

Living costs for Darwin

1493 - 2530 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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