MC191 - Master of Environmental Science and Technology

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RMIT program code: MC191
Plan name: Master of Environmental Science and Technology
Plan code: MC191
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077662C

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of the Program
 
AND  Year Two of the Program
 

Please note:ENVI1210 Ecology (formerly The Ecosphere) has several full day fieldwork excursions.

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Year One of the Program

PUBH1361 - this course is delivered outside the regular academic semester and requires 3 days full-time attendance during the vacation period, plus evening tutorials held on a fortnightly basis during the semester. Please confirm attendance dates through the Applied Sciences Student Centre office (03.01.08) before enrolling in this course.

In 2017, Year 1 core course ENVI1207 Professional Environmental Scientist will be offered in Semester 2. Students should fill their Semester 1 course load by choosing a course from the technical electives list, e.g. GEOM1159 or MATH1324

ENVI1210 Ecology - previously ENVI1210 The Ecosphere 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Professional Environmental Scientist12ENVI1207City Campus3348
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1215City Campus1471
The Atmosphere12ENVI1216City Campus1472
Ecology12YesENVI1210City Campus1468
The Lithosphere12YesENVI1217City Campus1472
Project Management12MANU2123City Campus1477 (FF)
1478 (DC)
1431 (FF)
1433 (DC)
Ethics and Sustainability12YesOENG1093City Campus3422
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1267City Campus1468
GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus15253154
Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus11611098
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus1180
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus1221
 
AND

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Year Two of the Program

PUBH1361 - this course is delivered outside the regular academic semester and requires 3 days full-time attendance during the vacation period, plus evening tutorials held on a fortnightly basis during the semester. Please confirm attendance dates through the Applied Sciences Student Centre office (03.01.08) before enrolling in these courses.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods12YesBIOL1070Bundoora Campus15601530
BIOL2411City Campus1789
Research Project 112YesBIOL2230Bundoora Campus15611531
Applied Science Research Project 2424YesBIOL2231Bundoora Campus15621532
Environmental Management Systems and Tools12ENVI1128City Campus2599 (FF)
2600 (INT)
AND

Select and Complete a maximum of Three (3) Courses (maximum 36 cp) from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marine Biology12YesBIOL2315City Campus1570
Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1267City Campus1468
Marine and Geological Systems (MAGS)12YesEASC1083City Campus3252
Ecotoxicology12YesENVI1004Bundoora Campus1535
Biosolids and organic wastes - their sustainable management and beneficial use12YesENVI1214City Campus1471
Remote Sensing12GEOM2128City Campus1526
GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus15253154
GIS Principles12YesGEOM1163City Campus3155
Satellite Positioning12GEOM2066City Campus3156
Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus11611098
Sustainable Energy Fundamentals12MIET2371City Campus1623 (FF)1589 (FF)
Photovoltaic Systems12MIET2130City Campus1620 (FF)1586 (FF)
Electrical Energy Storage Systems12MIET2131City Campus1621 (FF)1587 (FF)
Biomass and Solar Fuels12MIET2372City Campus1590 (FF)
Wind and Hydro Power12MIET2373City Campus1624 (FF)
Occupational Hazards and Control 112YesPUBH1358City Campus1179
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus1180
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus1221
 

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Program structure enquiries

Associate Professor Graeme Allinson

School of Science 

Building 3, Level 2, Room 23

RMIT University, City Campus

Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: +61 3 9925 3561

Email: graeme.allinson@rmit.edu.au

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