Master of Applied Science - Environmental Management and Spatial Sciences

University of Tasmania

This course provides you with advanced knowledge and skills in Environmental Management, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing, and Geography. In addition, you will develop a capacity for independent research and problem-solving that can lead to workplace research and/or a higher degree by research (Masters or PhD). Society requires skilled people with the knowledge and capacity to provide innovative solutions to a complex challenges in environmental management - the use of spatial data and technologies is central to approaching these challenges over coming decades. We offer: a unique Master's degree that fills the niche between environmental management and spatial sciences building knowledge and skills that are in high demand by industry and government; a supportive teaching environment with a low student/staff ratio; a dynamic academic and professional team made up of people actively involved in world leading research; and use of leading-edge field and computing equipment

Course Fee:

Australian: $43,040
International: $55,000

Entry Requirements:

Relevant Bachelor degree. The Master of Applied Science may be completed in 3 or 4 semesters depending on level of qualifications on entry, and discipline preparedness of the specific candidate.

Subjects you can Study:

Environmental management; Spatial sciences

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Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hobart No info Yes Part time 5 years
Hobart No info Yes Full time 2 years
At the University of Tasmania students study at a quality institution in one of the most beautiful locations in the world. Founded in 1890, we are the fourth oldest university in Australia, and our institution is classed within the top two per cent of universities worldwide.

The University offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 150 postgraduate programs across a wide range of disciplines. Many of our programs are accredited and professionally recognised by industry and professional bodies in Australia and abroad.

We are highly regarded internationally for our teaching and academic excellence, and our lecturers and tutors have the opportunity to engage with students one-on-one and offer personalised advice and guidance. Our diverse range of courses, student exchanges and learning experiences offer students a uniquely engaging educational experience, while giving them excellent preparation for their future careers.

The University of Tasmania campuses in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie offer students a focused and engaged learning environment with excellent facilities. Beyond our campuses, the University community is strengthened by a network of more than 100,000 alumni spanning more than 120 countries.

Tasmania is an affordable place to live, with a stunning natural environment and a friendly and welcoming community. For students looking for an exceptional, personalised university experience that will shape their future success, there is no better place to study.

Provider CRICOS: 00586B (TAS); 03058B (NSW)

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