Forestry encompasses the management of natural forests and woodlands, plantations and agroforestry through the practical application of scientific, economic and social principles. Sustainable management of forest resources requires both short-term management of variability and the ability to plan for the long-term sustainability of forest ecosystems. This degree offers a flexible program of advanced learning to develop knowledge and skills in forestry and the forest sciences and their relationship to other land management disciplines. The broad scope of the program reflects the diversity of perspectives needed for effective forest resource management, and the choice of courses within forestry sub-disciplines develops knowledge in either the science and methods or policy and management aspects of forestry.

Course Fee:

$64,512.00

Entry Requirements:

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a GPA of 5.0; English Language Admission Requirements. Cognate disciplines: Ecology, Environmental Policy, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Forestry, Natural Resource Economics, Natural Resource Management, and Resource Management

Structure:

96 units, of which: a minimum of 24 units must come from completion of 8000 level course, which also includes the compulsory course ENVS8101. The flexibility of course requirements for the degree allows programs to be structured to meet individual interests.

Subjects you can Study:

Forestry

Study Pathways:

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (one semester) of credit. Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (one year) of credit.

Further information:

ANU graduate forestry students are encouraged to participate in the National Forestry Masters Program. For more information about this program please visit: https://science.anu.edu.au/study/master-degrees

Who for:

Forestry graduates

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Related Careers:

Forester,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 2 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 7 years

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