This course facilitates improved awareness of environmental issues from technical, social and political perspectives and provides more specific knowledge in areas of particular interest to individual students.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Our Master of Environmental Science course will provide you with advanced training in the application of environmental science to problem solving. If you are working as an environmental professional, or seeking to do so, and want to undertake advanced studies in environmental science to broaden your environmental expertise or specialise further in a selected area, our Master of Environmental Science provides a perfect balance of advanced science units coupled with environmental policy, assessment and management.
This course facilitates improved awareness of environmental issues from technical, social and political perspectives and provides more specific knowledge in areas of particular interest to individual students. Our teaching staff have significant practical experience ensuring learning is at the leading-edge of professional practice. We aim to supply leaders to the environmental profession with the interdisciplinary scientific and policy skills required to deal with today’s complex environmental problems.
Graduates are well equipped to contribute to continuing improvement in environmental management practices. Our students have successfully gained employment in the public and private sectors, including the consulting industry in Australia and overseas.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
Entry requirements for
Some external units may require on-campus attendance for a short period. Internet access is required for students studying externally; exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Fees & Scholarships for Domestic StudentsInternational Students
At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
How to apply as a Domestic StudentInternational Student
Apply now to be eligible for a place at Murdoch University. To start studying in Semester 1, you can apply directly to Murdoch using our easy-to-use online application system.
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