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Undergraduate | RMI-SCE300 | 2023

Environmental Studies

Grow and nurture your knowledge of the environment. Map the impact of carbon dioxide produced by human activities. Reveal the state of the environment and impact of mining. Study hazardous waste and wastewater treatment. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 27 Feb 2023

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

About this subject

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

    1. Identify the factors necessary to aid a solution to an environmental problem
    2. Communicate ideas with a well developed level of written communication
    3. Critically assess and evaluate factual information on environmental problems
    4. Discuss in an informed way how anthropogenic activities will impact on the environment.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

To help set you up for success before you start this subject, we suggest completing or having equivalent knowledge in:


You should also have some knowledge of Chemistry, if you choose topics 2 or 4

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

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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