Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation (GCertClimAdapt)

Program Code

GCCCA

Program Minimum Units

12

Standard Duration

6 months

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

Note: This program will not be offered in 2016.

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation will provide graduates with specialised skills that will prepare them to undertake work in the climate change adaptation space. Graduates will build theoretical understanding of the field while learning practical skills in adaptation. Its interdisciplinary focus will enable graduates to be employed in a diverse range of positions.
The Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 12 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
GEOG 5011EX Introduction to Climate Adaptation 3
GEOG 5012EX Identifying Risks and Vulnerabilities 3
GEOG 5013EX Communication & Evaluation of Climate Adaptation 3
GEOG 5014EX Adaptation Options for Management 3