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First year indicative tuition fees for 2014 undergraduate courses (domestic students)

Commonwealth supported: AUD $8,613.00
Domestic fee paying: AUD $13,900.00

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Bachelor of Science

Major In Catchment and Land Management

Introduces the concept of a catchment as a natural land unit, where soil types, water, land uses, social and economic factors interact. In particular, the role people play in management of catchments and how this can be harnessed to improve environmental outcomes is explored.

Related careers

Natural Resource Manager, Catchment Manager, Environmental Consultant, Government Scientist

Major structure

This unitset structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.

This major requires a total of eight units (120 credit points) selected fromt he list below.



REQUIRED UNITS

UnitDescription Points
Students must complete the following required units:
SCC1123Chemistry for the Life Sciences 15
SCI1185Ecology 15
SCM2201Soil and Land Processes 15
 


Elective Units
UnitDescription Points
Students must choose five of the below listed electives, with at least two units at 3000 level:
SCI2115Ecological Restoration 15
SCI2257Water and Wetlands Management 15
SCI2269Silviculture 15
SCI3301Catchment Health and Management 15
SCI3122Sustainable Water Resource Management 15
SCM2104Geographical Information Systems 15
SCM2202Applied Aquatic Processes 15
SCM3201Conservation Biology 15
 

This major can also be studied in the following courses:

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