Master of Sustainable Environments and Planning

Bond University

This program focuses on Environmental Management as well as Urban Design & Planning. The Environmental Management component provides an in-depth examination of environmental management, including field work. The content is globally focused, providing qualifications that are in demand worldwide. Students may apply for a postgraduate industry internship in the final semester of the program. This includes the option of being involved in a client based environmental management capstone project or research dissertation. The Urban Design and Planning curriculum equips graduates with the theoretical and practical skills required to undertake the design, appraisal and management of urban and regional developments. With this qualification, professionals from a built environment background will be able to undertake urban planning and development at a professional level.

Course Fee:

Australian: $58,820
International: $62,140

Entry Requirements:

Completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree.

Structure:

12 Subjects: 10 Foundation Subjects; 2 Faculty Electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Economics of Sustainable Development; Environmental Assessment; Environmental Management and Climate Change; Environmental Science Fieldwork; Planning Theory and Ethics; Planning and Assessment Processes; Regional Planning Policy and Practice; Research Project; Sustainable Communities; Urban Design and Place Making

Further information:

This program is delivered in Intensive Mode. Intensive Mode Delivery is a compact and time efficient way to complete a postgraduate qualification with minimal impact on professional and personal lifestyles. Each subject is delivered over two weekends during the semester. There are two sets of three day sessions per subject, scheduled Thursday to Saturday (approximately six to eight contact hours per day) with a break of four or five weeks between session one and session two of each subject. Participants will receive 40 hours of combined lectures, discussion groups, case studies and workshops during contact hours. International students are required to be on campus every week.

Recognition:

Graduates of this degree are internationally recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The Master of Sustainable Environments and Planning is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA).

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00017B

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info Yes Part time 2.6 years
Gold Coast No info Yes Full time 1.3 years
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