4 years full-time
8 years part-time
For Continuing Students Only
You will gain a background in environmental sciences and focus on core areas in environmental management. You will develop an understanding of the physical, chemical, mathematical, biological and social dimensions of environmental problems and issues.
In your first year, you will be introduced to key concepts and theories in environmental management. From your second year onwards, you will start your chosen major.
You will also have the opportunity to develop a practical understanding of environmental management through industry experience.
From the end of your third year you have the option of transferring to an honours program and doing an honours research project, if eligible.
This program is offered full-time on-campus at the Nathan campus.
To be classed as a full-time student, you are required to enrol in a minimum number of credit points each standard study period. The minimum credit points for full-time enrolment in this program is 30 credit points.
Trimester 1 and Trimester 2 are deemed standard study periods. As Trimester 3 is a non-standard study period, continuing students moving from one year to the next will not be required to study during this trimester to be eligible for student income support.
Domestic students who commence in Trimester 3 may be eligible for student income support from the onset of study provided they are enrolled full-time in this study period.
Please refer to the Australian Government website for more details.
This program includes 3001ENV Industry Affiliates Program (20 credit points) which will be completed in Year 4.
You will be prepared for work in government and the private sector in positions such as environmental officer, environmental consultant, environmental health project officer, environmental management officer, environmental scientist.
As an honours graduate, you will be prepared to pursue a career in research or academia.
These fees are only applicable to domestic students who are not Commonwealth supported including:
If the fee rate for your program is not displayed above, please contact a Student Centre for assistance.
Eligible undergraduate fee-paying students may defer their tuition fees by taking out a FEE-HELP loan which is part of the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). Payment of the loan is via the taxation system when income reaches a specified level.