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Water Resources Management

University of South Australia

24 months
Duration
36900 AUD/year
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About

Learn water and environmental engineering theories to support our all-important waterways, resources and infrastructure. In this Water Resources Management degree from University of South Australia you will develop the skills specific to the water sector of civil engineering. 

Overview

In this Water Resources Management degree from University of South Australia, teaching and learning is supported by world-class engineering research and industry experience to help advance your expertise and career opportunities.

Incorporating strong theoretical teaching, experience-based learning and cutting-edge facilities, we offer the ideal academic blend for graduates to meet the challenges of modern enterprise.

You will learn the latest sophisticated water and environmental engineering theories, and develop the skills to synthesise and apply them to practical cases.

Your career

There are a wide range of career options for highly qualified engineers, with employment opportunities in engineering consulting firms, construction companies, and local, state and federal government. You could consider:

  • engineering project manager: ensuring projects are completed according to project plans; managing project team resources; scheduling, preparation and resource forecasting for engineering and other technical activities; managing vendors and suppliers
  • engineering operations manager: supervising and leading teams of engineers, scientists and technicians who work on projects; overseeing production and quality control; directing operations, testing and maintenance; planning and scheduling, client consulting, budgetary responsibilities
  • water resources engineer: designing pump systems, pipelines and treatment plants for handling wastewater; working on flood control projects and mapping out drainage systems for dealing with water flow; working on fresh water supply systems, such as for drinking water

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulics and Hydrology
  • Research Data Analysis
  • Geographical Information Systems and Analysis 
  • Water Resources Systems Design
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Design of Flood and Drainage Systems 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There is no closing date for submitting your application

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS CODE: 088540M
  • Applicants must have successfully completed a Bachelor degree in civil engineering or a related discipline. A related discipline may be other four-year duration engineering or science degrees depending on the specialisation selected.
  • Applicants who have successfully completed an Engineers Australia/Washington Accord accredited Bachelor degree in civil engineering, or a Graduate Certificate in civil engineering, are eligible to enter the program with 0.5 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1.5 years of full time study or equivalent part time study.
  • Applicants who have successfully completed an Engineers Australia/Washington Accord accredited Honours degree in civil engineering, or a Graduate Diploma in civil engineering, are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36900 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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