24 months
31491 AUD/year
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Graduates of this Applied Science (Environmental Management and Spatial Sciences) degree at University of Tasmania  will be able to monitor and understand changes to environments over time, including forests, rivers, marshes or wetlands, and then work with planners to both protect what remains, and aim to reverse negative changes in collaboration with sustainable growth.

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This specialist   Applied Science (Environmental Management and Spatial Sciences) degree at  University of Tasmania  combines the University’s key strengths in both environmental management and spatial sciences, for which we’re ranked in the Top 100 globally. 

The use of spatial data, knowledge and information is central to approaching environmental management challenges at scale over coming decades.

Your learning experience makes you career ready by blending practical experiences across environmental management and spatial sciences through well-balanced fieldwork in Tasmania’s living laboratory, and class room teaching with the use of leading-edge industry standard field and computing equipment such as our drone lab.

Career outcomes

Our graduates are in high demand across all areas of the environmental management sector where there is a need of delivering spatial analysis and data visualisation of environmental processes to support decision making in conserving and managing natural, rural and urban environments.

Careers can be found in government at all levels, private consultancy, and community organisations, both in well-developed countries and cities as well as developing areas that are looking to integrate this knowledge to make good development decisions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Placing Australia in the Asia-Pacific Region
  • Earth, Climate and Life
  • Natural Environment Field Techniques
  • Environmental Management
  • Geoheritage and Geotourism
  • Fire, Weeds and Ferals: Conserving Nature in Protected Areas
  • Conserving Nature in Landscapes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.




200 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 081319F

All applicants must:

  • demonstrate their qualification was conferred no longer that 10 years previously;
  • provide a written statement of purpose 
  • 3 Semester Prerequisites

    • A Bachelor degree in a science field with a major in Environmental Management and Spatial Sciences completed to a standard of achievement that is deemed acceptable by the College.

    4 Semester Prerequisites

    • A Bachelor degree in a science related area, and some background (e.g. minor sequence) in Environmental Management and Spatial Sciences completed to a standard of achievement acceptable

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      31491 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 62983 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

    Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.


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