Bachelor of Applied Science (Marine Environment) with Honours (J4T)

Overview  2019

ATAR

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Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2

Commonwealth Supported places available

ATAR

No Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Achievement of a specified ATAR will guarantee acceptance into a course or institution, subject to any non-ATAR criteria being met, such as a prerequisite study or English language proficiency.

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See entry requirements

Duration

Minimum 1 Years
Entry requirements

Location

Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
This course specifically aims to equip students with knowledge, skills, competencies and awareness in preparation for employment in translation of science research into practice, management and policy in government and industry.

The course also provides an entry point to a research higher degree for students who have graduated from the Bachelor of Applied Science (Marine Environment) or other science-based degrees this and other approved institutions.

Career outcomes

Graduates are prepared for employment in the translation of science research into practice, management and policy in government and industry.

Professional Recognition

The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) has accredited this degree as meeting the academic base requirement, in full, for registration as a Registered Marine Scientist; and, as meeting the academic base requirement, in part, for registration as a Chartered Scientist and Chartered Marine Scientist.

Course structure

Each candidate will conduct research and write a thesis. The subject of this thesis requires approval from the Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies (IMAS) Degree Coordinator. In addition, candidates MAY BE required to study and pass either advanced level units, or a maximum of 12.5% of undergraduate units with extra assessment requirements, and/or undertake other activities, which may include the preparation of literature reviews, projects, reports, grant applications, position papers and seminars. Students should refer to IMAS entries in the 'Unit details' section for more information.

Schedule

The unit will develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine environmental science. Research training will be provided through workshops, seminars and completion of a research project in an appropriate area of marine environmental science. Students will be required…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The unit will develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine environmental science. Research training will be provided through workshops, seminars and completion of a research project in an appropriate area of marine environmental science. Students will be required…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The unit will develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine environmental science. Research training will be provided through workshops, seminars and completion of a research project in an appropriate area of marine environmental science. Students will be required…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The unit will develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine environmental science. Research training will be provided through workshops, seminars and completion of a research project in an appropriate area of marine environmental science. Students will be required…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

Candidates for the degree of Bachelor of Applied Science (Marine Environment) with Honours require the approval of the IMAS Degree Coordinator and the AMC Research Committee and shall have qualified for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Applied Science (Marine Environment) at this University or have obtained an equivalent qualification at another approved tertiary institution. Candidates would normally be expected to obtain at least a credit average in the last three semesters (full time equivalent) of undergraduate studies.


Candidature is subject to appropriate supervision and project support being available for the thesis topic approved by IMAS Degree Coordinator and subject to satisfying the prerequisites for the chosen field of study.

Students with degrees in: environmental management, wildlife management, environmental economics, ecological economics,marine affairs, marine science, environmental science or related disciplines (e.g., Fisheries, Aquaculture, Marine Conservation) from other universities will be accepted for entry. Students will be expected to have demonstrable experience in aquatic science or marine affairs; students without this experience may be required to undertake remedial study.

Graduates have access to a range of Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Masters Degrees in related disciplines. Honours graduates may apply for enrolment in Higher Degree Research courses including Masters or Doctoral programs

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units a student enrols in. In 2018, this fee is $44.70 per unit. In 2018, the maximum charge for full time students is $298.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

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