Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Responding effectively to environmental problems involves far more than applying scientific knowledge, or the ‘top-down’ regulation of people and their environments. The future of our planet relies on informed and creative thinking around policy and practice. This kind of environmental expertise is not only in high demand, but critical. Our six-month graduate certificate is suited to mid-career environmental management professionals looking to update their knowledge, students interested in related research and recent graduates seeking a career in the area. Complete our core course, Environmental Planning and Governance. Undertake one elective chosen from a select list that includes courses such as Environmental Impact Assessment, Regional Planning and Community Engagement. Build advanced communication skills. Consider innovative ways to address the signature environmental issues of our time.
- Environmental policy and management
Standard entry requirements
A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent.
|Mid year intake
Graduates of the program will be well equipped to take up senior policy roles in government and a variety of roles in environmental management for government agencies, industry and the not-for-profit sector.