The Environment and Sustainability program from the University of Southern Queensland addresses your needs by providing important core studies and flexibility in choice of elective studies that will enhance your skills and knowledge in the broad discipline of environment and sustainability.
Adaptation to climate change and sustainability science are emphasised in global and regional contexts in this specialisation.
Environment and Sustainability objectives
On completion of this University of Southern Queensland Master of Science (Environment and Sustainability) program graduates will be able to:
understand and apply the principles and approaches of sustainability
integrate the scientific foundations for sustainable development through environmental, social and economic disciplines
demonstrate an in-depth understanding of global environmental changes
describe the functioning of the global climate system
understand global environmental systems and assess the risks of climatic changes and climate variability and their influence on sustainable practices
critically analyse multi-disciplinary information and data to provide informed decision-making in relation to resource management and climate adaptation
evaluate opportunities that may arise from environmental and climate changes
express and communicate scientific knowledge and concepts across a range of professions
Graduates with a degree in environment and sustainability science can work in a magnitude of careers. In fact, a lot of professionals in a broad range of industries now require an understanding of sustainability. But those wanting to specialise in the field can use this program to kick-start a career in the growing field of resource and environmental management.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Environment, Society and Sustainability
- Conservation for Sustainable Futures
- Global Environmental Systems
- Sustainability Science
- Sustainability and Politics
- Climate and Sustainability
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSustainable Development Sustainable Energy Environmental Sciences View 4 other Masters in Sustainable Energy in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:
- Completion of an Australian university three year Bachelor degree in any area, or equivalent.
- equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption Procedure.
International37600 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 37600 AUD per year during 24 months.
National28240 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 28240 AUD per year during 24 months.
- Commonwealth supported: AUD 7950
- International Online: AUD 37600
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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