Bachelor of Environmental Science Southern Cross University - SCU

4.0 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
East Lismore
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Environmental Science produces graduates who can manage the environment for future generations and focuses on building scientific knowledge and practical skills in land, water, and flora and fauna conservation.

As well as lectures and tutorials, students undertake classes in the School’s scientific laboratories equipped with advanced analytical equipment.

Field trips feature in many units,enabling students to gain first-hand knowledge and a range of hands-on skills in many differing environments. The University is located near a variety of unique study environments, including significant wetlands and estuaries, forests, coastal and inland national parks, and urban and rural development.

Majors

Coastal Management provides insights into processes that affect our use of the coastal zone. Students explore the impact of climate change, land use planning,...

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Careers

In public and private sectors, national park and protected area management, environmental protection, waste management, environmental impact assessment and...

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Additional Information
Students can choose between completing an eight-week industry placement or completing a self-directed major project.


Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Environmental Science Southern Cross University - SCU based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.0
Job prospects
5.0
Teachers
5.0
Course work
5.0
Time worthy
5.0
Money Worthy
5.0



Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2019

This course is great because you can study it by distance, you only have to visit the campus up in Lismore once a semester roughly.

Exams can either be done at a local university or an arranged centre. All content is recorded so you can revisit it and even online tutorial sessions can be an option for some subjects.

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

I study by correspondence so it’s really difficult to organise people for group assessments. I think that this should be considered when giving these assessments to people who live all up and down the east coast. Especially when there are practical components.

On a positive note, my lecturer for one of my units is a world...

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