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Physical Geography

Postgraduate | CUR-GPH512 | 2024

Map the physical geography of the planet as it relates to urban, rural and regional environments.Unearth tectonic plates and river systems. Look up to the sky and study weather patterns. Highlight the issues that affect sustainability planning.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

Price from

$3,149

Upfront cost

$0

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Physical Geography

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. examine the principles of physical geography, sustainable development and environmental planning
    2. identify and evaluate key issues and threatening processes in environmental sustainability
    3. evaluate the likely impacts of climate change and resultant environmental uncertainty on planning for social, environmental and economic sustainability
    4. apply critical skills in the interpretation and analysis of data
    5. synthesise the analytical skills by evaluating and reporting on a specific physical geography challenge.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You won't be able to enrol into this subject if you've already successfully completed or currently enrolled in the following subject(s) as they are considered anti-requisites due to the similarity of the content.

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Access to Google Earth

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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PostgraduateCUR-GEO-GCE

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