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Master of Environmental Science

Postgraduate | ECU-ESC-MAS | 2024

Take a 6-month placement to hone your skills

Bolster your passion for environmental science with a 6-month placement. Investigate complex ideas and theories in government and non-government workplaces. Communicate with real professionals and make connections that will last your career. 

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Study method
100% online study with practicum placement
100% online
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2 years full time or part time equivalent
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Master of Environmental Science

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Career opportunities

This course provides students with opportunities to work on authentic industry and real world problems or be placed in industry/organisation for a semester-long professional placement. The placement will enable students to undertake environmental research/monitoring, reporting and communicating with a partner, as well as getting direct exposure to the nature of the organisation and its priorities. This provides an excellent springboard for employment following this degree.

Employment opportunities will be in local government, industry, state, national government and non-government organisations, particularly in the resources sector.

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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