Graduate Certificate of Education for Sustainability
Information valid for students commencing in 2015.
Graduate Certificate (AQF Level 8)
Tropical Environments and Societies
Completion of an undergraduate teaching degree, or other relevant degree or diploma, from this or another university; or equivalent.
Minimum English language proficiency requirements
Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency requirements of Band 2 – Schedule II of the JCU Admissions Policy.
Additional selection requirements
Special admission requirements
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
12 credit points as per course structure
Additional course rules
Additional completion requirements
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Education for Sustainability, graduates will be able to:
ED5911:03 Education for Sustainability
Select 9 credit points of specified subjects from List 1
EV5008:03 Professional Placement
EV5208:03 World Heritage and National Estate Processes
EV5209:03 Principles and Practices of Protected Area Management
EV5210:03 Management of Marine Protected Areas
EV5251:03 Environmental Impacts of Human Activities in Protected Areas
EV5252:03 Indigenous Environmental Management
EV5404:03 Field Studies in Tropical Geography
EV5601:03 Social Impact Assessment: Environmental Management
ED5912:03 Co-Learning for a Sustainable Future
ED5913:03 Communicating Sustainability and Climate Change
ED5914:03 Individual Researched Action Project
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
6 months full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
Students may apply for advanced standing for previous tertiary study in accordance with the Advanced Standing and Articulation policy and associated procedures.
6 credit points
Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 10 years prior to the commencement of this course.
Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 12 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the student has not completed the course of study prescribed for the degree.
GRADUATE CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award