Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Engineering and Management - Postgrado en Ingeniería y Gestión Medioambiental
This program offers an interdisciplinary and applied set of courses which outline some of the main decision-making frameworks and tools relevant to environmental management. The program also provides discipline-specific knowledge relevant to work in a range of environmental professions. The program can be taken by environmental specialists and non-specialists from a wide range of disciplines and interests.
completion of a recognized bachelor degree
meet English requirements.
* Some programs have additional entry requirements, please contact UNSW for this information.
Demonstrate an understanding of environmental management and policy, and an ability to apply these in a range of contexts;
Demonstrate an understanding of some of the disciplinary areas related to environmental decision-making, such as environmental law, economics, ecosystem management, physical sciences (physics and chemistry), social sciences and engineering;
Demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills;
Demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively to a range of audiences, and be capable of independent and collaborative enquiry and working effectively with others within broad parameters;
Have an awareness of international environmental issues.
This program is 48 UOC which is comprised of 12 UOC of core courses, 24 UOC of fundamental knowledge courses, and 12 UOC of electives.
IEST5001 Frameworks for Env. Mgt. (6 UOC)
IEST5002 Tools for Env. Management (6 UOC)
Disciplinary Knowledge Courses
Students must take four Disciplinary Knowledge courses (24 UOC). Selection will be from those in the following list for which a student cannot demonstrate sufficient background:
IEST5008 Ecosystem Management (6 UOC)
IEST7100 Environ Management: Economics (6 UOC)
IEST7200 Environmental Law Fundamentals (6 UOC)
IEST7300 Environ Mgmt: Physical Science (6 UOC)
IEST7400 Environmental Social Science (6 UOC)
IEST7500 Env. Eng Fundamentals (6 UOC)
Choose 12 UOC from specialist electives listed for 8623 Master of Environmental Management.