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Bachelor of Science (Earth and Environmental Systems)

Undergraduate | SCU-EES-DEG | 2024

Study the environment to protect and manage it

Start with earth science fundamentals, then dig deeper into ecology, ecosystem regeneration, biogeochemistry, modelling and resource management. Think about conservation and protection. Strive for a career in parks, environment, or research.

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Online & on-campus
100% online
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3 years full time or part time equivalent
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Bachelor of Science (Earth and Environmental Systems)

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Career opportunities

Career opportunities exist in public and private sectors, national park and protected area management, environmental protection, waste management, environmental impact assessment and monitoring, environmental education and interpretation, ecotourism, land/river/coast care programs; and in environmental science research.

Professional recognition

Graduates may be eligible for membership of professional associations such as the Institute of Foresters of Australia, depending on the specialisation or major studied.

Career outlook

Conservation Officers:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Consultants:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Managers:
Over $120K
Environmental Research Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals:
$93K to $120K
Park Rangers:
$93K to $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K

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