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Science, Engineering and Technology


Graduate Certificate


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2012 Graduate Certificate in Marine Sciences(S5M)

Responsible faculty or institute:
Science, Engineering and Technology (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Course Duration: Minimum .5 yrs, Maximum 2 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school): Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology (03) 6226 2125 or Dr Tom Trull (03) 6226 2988, email


The course aims to provide students with a broad scientific background across a number of interdisciplinary areas of marine science and specific orientation towards quantitative aspects. The course is designed to develop students' ability to solve problems, both within and outside the marine scientific community, and to learn independently. As graduates, students will be able to adapt and contribute to technological advances and be able to use their scientific knowledge to effectively manage the use of marine resources.

Admission & Prerequisites

An undergraduate degree with a major (or the equivalent thereof) directly related to the marine environment.

Articulation to/from Course

The Graduate Certificate will articulate with the proposed Graduate Diploma. The Graduate Diploma will allow opportunities for further graduate studies.

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