Students who complete the Graduate Certificate in Environment will have:
- Knowledge to undertake professional practice in environment or sustainability, including: Specialised knowledge in an environmental discipline or field of practice; Knowledge of the cross-disciplinary nature of environmental issues and professional practice to promote sustainable futures
- Skills for collaborative and creative problem solving in environmental practice, including: Ability to critically analyse and synthesise environmental knowledge; Ability to envision environmental change and propose pathways to realise this change; Ability to communicate complex environmental knowledge effectively to a range of audiences; Ability to work effectively in cross-disciplinary teams; Technical skills for professional practice in field of specialisation
- Demonstrated capacity to exercise well developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner in an environmental discipline or professional field.
The Graduate Certificate in Environment is a flexible, multidisciplinary course that enables students to develop knowledge for professional practice in environment or sustainability.
Depending on their academic background, interests and career aspirations students can choose from over 200 subjects taught by ten different faculties. The course is 50 points (equivalent to four subjects or six months full-time study) comprising one core subject and 37.5 points of subjects selected from an approved subject list in consultation with an academic advisor.