BP193 - Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Environment and Society

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RMIT program code: BP193
Plan name: Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Environment and Society
Plan code: BP193ENSDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 048147G

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

Semester One Information Sessions for Commencing Students: 

Students are encouraged to attend an informal enrolment information session to receive academic advice and have the opportunity to meet other commencing students and staff in the Environment program. Students are also encouraged to attend the Orientation Day presentations (no registration necessary) and participate in the organised events. Specific details concerning these events will be emailed to you when they are confirmed.

Information for Returning Students

There have been some program amendments to the existing program introduced in 2015. If you commenced the program in 2015 or earlier and/or studied part-time or have taken any leave you need to meet with Dr Melissa Neave to work out your study plan.

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Year One of Program

Students must complete ENVI1146 The Changing Environment in Semester 1, Class # 3450 as Semester 2, Class # 3567 is not available to GUSS - Environment students. 

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1014City Campus1383
Environmental Ideas - Thought and Action12ENVI1041City Campus2620 (FF)
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus17031654
Sustainable Futures12ENVI1153City Campus2628 (FF)
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus14011451
Environmental Chemistry 1B12YesCHEM1015City Campus1413
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus31843136
The Changing Environment12ENVI1146City Campus34503567
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Australian Society in a Global Context12HUSO1207City Campus2576 (FF)
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1008City Campus1399
Global Environmental Representations12ENVI1137City Campus2627 (FF)
Natural Resource Management12ENVI1196City Campus2605 (FF)
Ecology12YesENVI1009City Campus1432
Climate Change Responses12ENVI1212City Campus2609 (FF)
AND
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Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from the following discipline options: Environmental Chemistry Core Discipline:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 2A12YesCHEM1058City Campus1388
Environmental Chemistry 2B12YesCHEM1059City Campus1418
OR

Environmental Biology Core Discipline:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus1550
Animal Diversity12YesBIOL2151City Campus1549
Plant Diversity12YesBIOL2270City Campus1523
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1521
}
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Power and Governance12POLI1025City Campus2710 (FF)
Environmental Economics12ENVI1051City Campus2623 (FF)
Foundations of Social Research12YesHUSO2166City Campus3429 (FF)3330 (FF)
Environmental Assessment, Monitoring and Systems12ENVI1049City Campus2621 (FF)
Policy Practice (Environment and Planning)12ENVI1050City Campus2591 (FF)
AND
{

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from the following discipline options - Environmental Chemistry Core Discipline:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 3A12YesCHEM1085City Campus1393
Environmental Chemistry 3B12YesCHEM1086City Campus1423
OR

Environmental Biology Core Discipline:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marine Biology12YesBIOL2255City Campus1553
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1555
Ecotoxicology12YesBIOL2162City Campus1518
}
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Client Based Research (Environment)12YesENVI1062City Campus2624 (WFF)
The Atmosphere12YesENVI1011City Campus1400
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1145City Campus1402
Environmental Work Practice12ENVI1058City Campus2595 (WFF)
The Soil Environment12YesENVI1012City Campus1435
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14031464
Sustainability Strategies24ENVI1213City Campus2610 (WFF)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

For all academic enquiries contact Dr Melissa Neave at:

melissa.neave@rmit.edu.au

ph: 9925 2512

For all administrative enquiries email:

guss.ugrd@rmit.edu.au

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

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Enrolment

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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