Master of Science
This course is designed for students with an undergraduate pass degree in Science, who wish to broaden and enhance their skills and knowledge in science and technology. It is particularly useful for graduates in one science discipline wishing to broaden their expertise in a related scientific field, or for those aiming to work in a multidisciplinary science environment.
This degree recognises the multidisciplinary nature of many current areas of science and technology, and the importance of having a broad skill set to apply to major problems, such as the impact of climate change, provision of clean energy and water, and the management of dwindling resources, facing society at present.
Major areas of study:
- Computer Science
- Mathematical Sciences
- Industrial Engineering
- Sustainable Aquaculture
- Dryland Agricultural Systems
- Environmental Biology and Management
- Sustainability Management
- Water Quality and Supply Systems
Research project units within the course aim to develop high levels of communication and research skills, as well as creativity and flexibility in the application of knowledge and skills to new situations.
Credit for previous study
Credit for recognised learning (CRL) will be assessed on an individual basis.
Australian & NZ students
A bachelor degree in science or an approved equivalent. You are required to have achieved competency in their chosen major area of study to the level of second year in a related Bachelor of Science degree. An honours degree in Science or the relevant postgraduate diploma is a prerequisite for direct entry into the second year of this course.
February or July
Full-time or part-time
Expected completion: 2 years
2015 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum English language entry requirements:
IELTS ACADEMIC (INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM)
- Writing 6.0
- Speaking 6.0
- Reading 6.0
- Listening 6.0
- Overall band score 6.5
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Grade C
Pearson Test of English Academic: 58
February or July
2 years full-time
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