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Master of Ocean Leadership
Master of Ocean Leadership

Master of Ocean Leadership

  • ID:UWA610114
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have

(a) a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;


(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent.

English Requirements

  • Internet-based Test (iBT): An overall score of 82 with a minimum score of: 22 in the Writing section; 18 in the Reading section; 20 in the Speaking section; and 20 in the Listening 

  • IELTS (Academic) including IELTS for UKVI (Academic): Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 (must include Academic Reading and Writing modules)

  • PTE (Academic): Postgraduate Research Studies applicants: An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 64 in the reading and writing sections, and no less than 54 in the other sections.

Course Information

The Master of Ocean Leadership provides graduates with the multidisciplinary knowledge and skills across science, engineering, law and environmental management that are required to strategically address complex human challenges within ocean systems. Students will be equipped to work in multidisciplinary contexts to lead and contribute to effective teams. The course is a highly interactive program, designed to be flexible and challenging for professionals and recent graduates alike. 
The course will provide up-to-date knowledge about ocean processes, changes and hazards in marine environments, management and governance of the ocean, the use of new technologies in ocean engineering, and ocean data analysis. Students will also build expertise in managing the marine environment and strategic leadership skills in socioeconomic and regulatory contexts.


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Course structure details


Take all units (48 points):

  • BIOL4407 Marine Conservation and Fisheries Management (6)

  • EART4415 Coastal Hazards and Adaptation (6)

  • LAWS5179 Law of the Sea (6)

  • OCEN4003 Strategic Leadership for the Blue Economy (6)

  • OCEN4005 The Indian Ocean Environment (6)

  • OCEN4006 Working with Multiple Disciplines (6)

  • OCEN5001 Ocean Data Analysis (6)

  • OCEN5002 Ocean Engineering and Technology (6)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Analyst

  • Conservation Officer

  • Conservationist

  • Econometrician

  • Environmental manager

  • Environment officer

  • Policy and Planning Manager

  • Research officer

  • Risk manager

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) per year

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