English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:
A minimum overall band score of 6.5 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 6.0
OR a minimum score of 575 on TOEFL
OR an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79 (no sub-score less than 19)
OR no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only)
OR a minimum overall score of 176 (no score less than 169) on C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English) or C2 Proficiency (formerly Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English)
OR an overall score of 58 in the Pearson Test of English (Academic) with no score less than 50.
English test results must be no more than two years old
Post-secondary qualifications are required for entry into this program.
Successful completion of one year of study at a recognised tertiary or higher education institution is required in addition to the completion of high school studies.
Graduates may find employment in the following areas:
Ecology and Conservation: Environmental consultant, Wildlife biologist, Conservation ecologist.
Environmental Management: Environment consultant, Environmental scientist, Environmental manager, General scientist.
Soil and Water Science: Environmental chemist, Soil scientist, Catchment restoration and management officer.
Urban Environments: Urban ecosystems are the largest growing environment on earth with a major in urban environments you will work with urban and regional councils dealing with urban specific issues such as pest animals and plants, urban storm water management or advising urban planners.
OSHC: 609 ($) AUD per year