The Graduate Certificate in Spatial Science provides a package of applied spatial science units and includes a placement project option for those with existing experience in spatial science.
The course stresses both the importance of theory and the application of theory in practice through projects and practical exercises.
Those completing the Graduate Certificate in Spatial Science may be eligible to articulate into the Graduate Diploma and Master of Environmental Management with full credit transfer.
A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 40 credit points (cp) as detailed below. All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
||Specialist Elective units totalling 40 credit points as detailed below.
ENV502 Remote Sensing
ENV506 Environmental Monitoring and Modelling
ENV508 Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Thinking
ENV518 Analysing and Synthesising Spatial Data
SID500 Professional Practice in Environmental Management (repeatable) (no longer available from 2022)
||Total Credit Points
Students who commenced in or after 2013
The grade of "PC" cannot be counted towards a Graduate Certificate AQF Level 8 course award.
Students should refer to the current Grading Policy and Common Course Rules for further information.
COURSE CHANGES - 2022
Students who have completed SID500 should not complete ENV518.
COURSE CHANGES - 2018
ENV508 Applied Geographic Information Systems is now Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Thinking.
ENV518 Advanced Spatial Science is now Analysing and Synthesising Spatial Data.