Diploma of Environmental Studies

Admission Requirements


The minimum entry requirement for the Diploma of Environmental Studies is the successful completion of Form 6 with good passes in Maths, Science, English and Social Science or Form 5 for matured age candidates with 5 or more years of work experience in the relevant fields will be considered and those with Certificate in Environmental Studies with GPA of 2.8 and above.

Program Structure


Code: NDE
Title: Diploma of Environmental Studies
Duration: 2 years
Core Units: 16 Units
Total Credit Points: 240
Campus: Kukum

Unit CodeUnit TitleSemester OfferedCredit Points
YEAR 1
SNU501Communication Skills and Language115
STE502Computer Skills and Statistics115
ENV501Community and Environment115
ENV502Physical Geographyt115
ENV503Waste Management and Pollution Control215
ENV504Introduction to Environment Economics215
ENV505Introduction to to Climate Change and Weather215
ENV506Biodiversity and Ecology215
YEAR 2
ENV507Legislation and Policy Studies115
ENV508Environmental Assessment and Monitoring115
ENV509Introduction to Geographic Information System (GIS)115
ENV510Energy Resources115
ENV511Integrated Resource Management215
ENV512Sustainable Development and Land Use215
ENV513Industrialization and Urban Development215
ENV514Geo-Science215