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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2020 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.

Please note: ENVI1215 The Hydrosphere has several full day fieldwork excursions.

Please note: ENVI1217 The Soil Environment has several full day fieldwork excursions.

Credit transfer / recognition of prior learning

You may be eligible for credit or recognition of prior learning (RPL) toward your RMIT program. Please read the How to apply for credit information and complete the forms required. Please ensure that you submit this information by the relevant census date. Please submit your application through the RMIT Connect portal.

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Year One of the Program

PUBH1361 Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety - this course is delivered outside the regular academic semester as intensive mode and can be enrolled under the flexi term in Enrolment Online. For enquiries about this course, please contact the School of Property, Construction and Project Management

In Semester 1,2020 students are strongly encouraged to study MATH1324 Applied Analytics (formerly Introduction to Statistics) as one of their two electives in Semester 1.

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Professional Scientist12ENVI1207City Campus3240
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1215City Campus3352
The Atmosphere12ENVI1216City Campus3348
Ecology12YesENVI1210City Campus3288
The Soil Environment12YesENVI1217City Campus3347
GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus32693249
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Analytics12YesMATH1324City Campus33433334
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus2663
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus3108
Project Management12MANU2123City Campus1850 (FF)1818 (FF)
Sustainable Energy Fundamentals12MIET2371City Campus1906 (FF)
Ethics and Sustainability12OENG1093City Campus2132 (FF)
 
AND

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Year Two of the Program

PUBH1361 Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety - this course is delivered outside the regular academic semester as intensive mode and can be enrolled under the flexi term in Enrolment Online. For enquiries about this course, please contact the School of Property, Construction and Project Management

 

Please note: ENVI1232 Environmental Sampling and Analysis has a 5-6 day fieldwork excursion.

BIOL2485 Research Project A (Planning)  - Students choosing to enrol in BIOL2485 should enrol in BIOL2328 Research Project B (Implementation), and complete both courses in consecutive semesters to satisfy the requirements of the program.  The 'Campus: City Campus' text is an administrative designation only - students may undertake their project on any campus.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods12YesBIOL2411City Campus32443223
Environmental Management Systems and Tools12ENVI1128City Campus1655 (FF)
1656 (INT)
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1232City Campus3351
Environmental Science Project12YesENVI1233City Campus33493345
AND
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Select and Complete 48 credit points from the Science Options List below:

OR

Complete the following Five (5) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods12YesBIOL2411City Campus32443223
Environmental Management Systems and Tools12ENVI1128City Campus1655 (FF)
1656 (INT)
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1232City Campus3351
Research Project A (Planning)24YesBIOL2485City Campus3157 (FF)3370
Research Project B (Implementation)24YesBIOL2328City Campus33703369
}
AND

Select and Complete 12 credit points from the Science Options List below:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marine Biology12YesBIOL2315City Campus3222
Remote Sensing12GEOM2128City Campus3290
GIS Principles12YesGEOM1163City Campus3251
Satellite Positioning12GEOM2066City Campus3254
Applied Analytics12YesMATH1324City Campus33433334
Sustainable Energy Fundamentals12MIET2371City Campus1906 (FF)
Photovoltaic Systems12MIET2130City Campus1934 (FF)
Electrical Energy Storage Systems12MIET2131City Campus1943 (FF)1942 (FF)
Renewable and Solar Fuels12YesMIET2372City Campus1896 (FF)
Wind and Hydro Power12MIET2373City Campus1894 (FF)
Work Hazards and their Control12YesPUBH1358City Campus2665
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus2663
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus3108
Ethics and Sustainability12OENG1093City Campus2132 (FF)
Science Work Project12YesONPS2636City Campus33443337
Toxicology and Epidemiology12YesPUBH1403City Campus2667
 

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Program structure enquiries

Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries
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