C4391 - Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management

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Plan: C4391 - Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management
Campus: City Campus

Overview

Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management
Qualification national code: AHC40916
Nominal hours: 800
Career: TAFE
Duration: 2- 3 years part time
Location: off campus
Owning school: Vocational Engineering and Health Sciences (174T)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-education/academic-schools/vocational-engineering-health-and-sciences/
CRICOS code:

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Purpose of the Program

RMIT’s Conservation and Land Management program provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to work in the field managing natural resources. You will spend a large part of your time outdoors learning hands on skills from industry professionals and carrying out project based work. This will take place mainly in rural locations and will bring you into contact with other professionals from a range of Government and community organisations.

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Articulation and pathways

The Certificate 4 in Conservation and Land Management can provide a pathway to the Diploma program for students who have achieved a pass in all their courses.

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Entrance requirements

This program is open to all indigenous students who are currently working at Winda Mara Aboriginal Corporation.

You should have the minimum language, literacy and numeracy skills that align to Level 3 in ACSF. This means that you can:

Read and interpret information in texts
Write about ideas and information
Speak formally and informally
Interpret simple mathematical information

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External accreditation and industry links

While there are no external accreditation requirements associated with this Program, RMIT maintains strong industry links through its Program Industry Advisory Committee.

Your studies will be combined with the work you do at Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation and at other sites arranged by RMIT.

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

The Ngarara Willim Centre is a friendly environment for study and cultural interaction, committed to encouraging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in accessing programs at RMIT and continuing that encouragement throughout their studies.

RMIT and the Ngarara Willim Centre is committed to encouraging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who may not have the prerequisite qualifications or experience to apply to study at RMIT through the main admissions process. For more information, please visit the Equity Admission Schemes web page.

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. You can access books, journals and other course related materials, such as DVDs, past exams, newspapers and e-books. Through our document delivery service you can also request items from any library in the world.
Library staff can help you to find information for your assignments or you can work through web-based tutorials or use our online Ask a Librarian service. The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it. All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as, e-books, e-journals
and newspapers. You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.au/library

You can access online learning tools and content for your program and associated courses at myRMIT www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit

RMIT University provides a wide range of resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals. Services are available face to face and online assisting with:

  • transition to tertiary study and learning
  • study skills, academic skills including literacy, mathematics and basic sciences if relevant
  • enabling assistance if you have a disability, long term medical condition or other form of disadvantage which may impact on your learning
  • career development and employment
  • living and wellbeing (including advice on health, housing and financial matters)
  • opportunities for scholarships, leadership and study abroad
  • opportunities for participating in arts, sport, recreation, fitness activities as well as student activism and university governance

We also offer a friendly and supportive environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.
You can find more information at www.rmit.edu.au/students

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