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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2019 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.

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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 1,2019 students are strongly encouraged to study MATH1324 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 Campus1231 (FF)
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1215City Campus1287 (FF)
The Atmosphere12ENVI1216City Campus3344
Ecology12YesENVI1210City Campus1244 (FF)
The Soil Environment12YesENVI1217City Campus3316
GIS Fundamentals12GEOM1159City Campus1227 (FF)1215 (FF)
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

Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus1160 (FF)1154 (FF)
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus1562
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus1176
Project Management12MANU2123City Campus1449 (FF)1452 (FF)
Sustainable Energy Fundamentals12MIET2371City Campus1464 (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.

From Semester 1, 2019 onwards, BIOL2345 Research Project A (Planning) replaces BIOL2230 Research Project 1 as the first part of the major project in the MC191 program.

From Semester 1, 2019 onwards, BIOL2328 Research Project B (Implementation) replaces BIOL2231 Applied Science Research Project 24 in the MC191 program.

Students enrolled in BIOL2230 in Semester 2, 2018 should enroll in BIOL2328 in Semester 1, 2019.

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 Methods12YesBIOL1070Bundoora Campus1242
BIOL2411City Campus1272
Environmental Management Systems and Tools12ENVI1128City Campus2261 (FF)
2262 (INT)
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1232City Campus1296 (FF)
Environmental Science Project12YesENVI1233City Campus1295 (FF)1288 (FF)
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 Methods12YesBIOL1070Bundoora Campus1242
BIOL2411City Campus1272
Environmental Management Systems and Tools12ENVI1128City Campus2261 (FF)
2262 (INT)
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1232City Campus1296 (FF)
Research Project A (Planning)24YesBIOL2485City Campus33723323
Research Project B (Implementation)24YesBIOL2231Bundoora Campus13051300
BIOL2328City Campus12861283
}
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 Campus1263
Ecotoxicology12YesENVI1004Bundoora Campus1246 (FF)
Remote Sensing12GEOM2128City Campus1232 (FF)
GIS Applications12YesGEOM1167City Campus1213
GIS Principles12YesGEOM1163City Campus1217
Satellite Positioning12GEOM2066City Campus1220
Introduction to Statistics12YesMATH1324City Campus1160 (FF)1154 (FF)
Sustainable Energy Fundamentals12MIET2371City Campus1464 (FF)
Photovoltaic Systems12MIET2130City Campus1462 (FF)1464 (FF)
Electrical Energy Storage Systems12MIET2131City Campus1463 (FF)1465 (FF)
Renewable and Solar Fuels12YesMIET2372City Campus1466 (FF)
Wind and Hydro Power12MIET2373City Campus1466 (FF)
Work Hazards and their Control12YesPUBH1358City Campus1564
Principles and Practice of Work Health and Safety12PUBH1361City Campus1562
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2129City Campus1176
Science Work Project12YesONPS2636City Campus3356
Toxicology and Epidemiology12YesPUBH1403City Campus1566
 

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College of Science, Engineering and Health
Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

Enquiries can be submitted via the RMIT Connect Student Portal 

Building 10, Level 9, Room 1
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 9925 2621

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