Graduate Diploma of Catchment Science

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

Our river basins or catchments have been progressively transformed over time. We've built cities, we've cleared land for food production, and this has had profound consequences for our catchments.With this specialist degree you'll learn to combine and use scientific, engineering and economic knowledge to planning ways to protect, restore and rehabilitate our catchments. You'll develop the leading edge knowledge and skills needed to make a difference in this rapidly developing area of professional practice.The Master of Catchment Science is the only catchment-dedicated postgraduate degree in the world. Hosted by the International WaterCentre and developed and delivered in collaboration with Griffith University.


  • Catchment Ecology
  • Data and Computing Skills for Catchment Science
  • Economics for Water Resource Management
  • Engineering Hydrology
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Introduction to Catchment Processes
  • Introduction to GIS and Remote Sensing
  • Soils and Geomorphology in Catchment Science

Standard entry requirements

Related Bachelor degree or higher


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Nathan Campus International: $30,000 No
  • Full-time : 1 year
Online International: $30,000 No
  • Full-time : 1 year

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