Associate Degree in Applied Science - Marine Environment

University of Tasmania

The Associate Degree in Applied Science (Marine Environment) is offered by the IMAS (Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies) North and is available at Launceston. This course provides an innovative translational science approach to the educational experience in Australia with a broad introductory exposure to the areas of natural sciences, social sciences, technology, management and electives that include economics and policy, and law. Students choose two areas of study to specialise in from the five specialisations on offer: Aquaculture, Aquatic Science, Aquatic Biology, Fisheries Management, Marine Conservation.

Course Fee:

International: $30,500

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Certificate III in relevant discipline; Industry experience

Subjects you can Study:

Aquaculture; Aquatic Science; Aquatic Biology; Fisheries Management; Marine Conservation

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
AMC Launceston No info Yes Part time 5 years
AMC Launceston No info Yes Full time 2 years
At the University of Tasmania students study at a quality institution in one of the most beautiful locations in the world. Founded in 1890, we are the fourth oldest university in Australia, and our institution is classed within the top two per cent of universities worldwide.

The University offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 150 postgraduate programs across a wide range of disciplines. Many of our programs are accredited and professionally recognised by industry and professional bodies in Australia and abroad.

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The University of Tasmania campuses in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie offer students a focused and engaged learning environment with excellent facilities. Beyond our campuses, the University community is strengthened by a network of more than 100,000 alumni spanning more than 120 countries.

Tasmania is an affordable place to live, with a stunning natural environment and a friendly and welcoming community. For students looking for an exceptional, personalised university experience that will shape their future success, there is no better place to study.

Provider CRICOS: 00586B (TAS); 03058B (NSW)

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