Master of Environmental Policy and Management (MEnvPolicyMgt)

Program Code

MENPM

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Special Notes

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

Overview

This program provides students with an understanding of the principles and practice of environmental policy, planning and governance. It addresses how global warming, water shortages, deforestation and the like are to be managed now and into the future. The program targets three distinct audiences: recent graduates seeking a career in environmental management; mid-career professionals looking to update their knowledge in the fast-changing domain of environmental governance and management; and those wishing to undertake further research on these topics.
Applicants seeking entry to the program must have completed the Graduate Diploma in Environmental Policy and Management with a minimum GPA of 5.0.
The Master of Environmental Policy and Management is an AQF Level 9 Masters Conversion qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.

Academic Program Rules for Master of Environmental Policy and Management

There shall be a Master of Environmental Policy and Management.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Master of Environmental Policy and Management, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of:
In the Research Specialisation:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 12 units
  3. Research equivalent courses to the value of 24 units in the form of a research dissertation

In the Coursework Specialisation:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 24 units
  3. Research equivalent courses to the value of 12 units in the form of a research dissertation