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Environmental Management Specialisation


The specialisation develops student knowledge and skills in environmental management and provides an understanding of some of the key evaluation and reporting tools used in contemporary environmental practice.

Graduates of the MBA with the Environmental Management specialisation can broaden their employment opportunities into the environmental, resources and primary industry sectors.

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Unit set overview



Availability & Campus

JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online



Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SCI5250Environmental Impact Assessment Procedures20
SCI6110Integrated Environmental Management20
SCI5170 ^Sustainability Assessment and Reporting20
SCI5117 ^Biological Conservation20

^ Core Option

For more detailed unit information for this Specialisation take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook


Learning Outcomes

  1. Reflect critically on a complex body of knowledge to demonstrate a contextual understanding of elements of environmental management.
  2. Apply cognitive, technical and creative skills to identify, predict and evaluate complex ideas, concepts and theories in an authentic environmental management situation.
  3. Apply communication skills to a design meaningful contribution for environmental management stakeholders.
  4. Use high level self-management skills to initiate, plan and execute substantial work.

Related Courses

This Specialisation can be studied in the following courses

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