Course code: #J48
These are mandatory and all come with course.
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This course provides students with skills and experience in environmental science, focusing on project management, occupational health and safety, sustainability, monitoring and reporting.
It provides work experience in relevant organisations within the industry, allowing students to gain an understanding of the management of environmental projects.
It also focuses on skills for the environmental, engineering, and sustainability professions and offers flexible study options through on-campus and off-campus study.
Students will undertake a project with an organisation under supervision of ECU and industry organisation staff.
Students will be expected to participate in a minimum of 12 weeks (60) days or work at an organisation industry and produce a report on activities.
|Cost of living||1 person||$10,620|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$10,200|
The Academic English Program (AEP) is designed for students who plan to study at an Australian university or who are interested in developing academic reading, writing, listening and communication skills.
It is taught in 10 week terms, with start dates approximately every five weeks.
It is designed to improve your English and study skills, enabling you to be successful in your diploma and PQP courses at ECC as well as under or postgraduate programs at ECU.
No further English testing is required (except for Nursing and other higher English course requirements). Therefore, with a minimum of 65%, you are able to graduate to the next AEP level or your designated course.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate their English language proficiency before they enter an ECC program.
English language proficiency can be determined by submitting evidence of Year 12 studies or IELTS Test scores, or Pearson English Test scores or equivalent as shown in the table below.
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|Entry requirements (IELTS Score)||Duration|
|IELTS 4.5||AE 2 - 10 weeks|
|IELTS 5.0||AE 3 - 10 weeks|
|IELTS 5.5||AE 4 - 10 weeks|
|IELTS 6.0||AE 5 - 10 weeks|
Special entry may be considered for students with a cognate first degree (or with appropriate experience) who can apply for a reduced course duration:
1.5 years full time (3 years part time) – 180 credit points
Admission is based on:
Bachelor degree in a related discipline*, or
Bachelor degree in any discipline, plus five years relevant work experience^, or
Graduate Certificate of Environmental Science (or equivalent), or
Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
*Related discipline refers to any environmental science / biology related discipline
^Relevant work experience constitutes Senior/Managerial positions to be approved by the Course Coordinator.
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