Master of Science (coursework and dissertation)(70540)

This two-year course provides in-depth study in the chosen program, adding significantly to a relevant undergraduate degree for students with no or minimal independent research experience.
In the first year they obtain training and understanding of research technique and the writing of research documents while undertaking coursework units to deepen their knowledge. In the second year they progress to higher level units and undertake independent research. Students undertake an approved list of units totalling 96 points by way of coursework and dissertation. The first year of the course (48 points)comprises four six-point undergraduate units (24 points) and a research project (24 points). The second year (48 points) comprises four six-point master's level units (24 points) and a research dissertation (24 points). All coursework units and the research topic are chosen in consultation with appropriate faculty staff. The programmes available for this course are: Agricultural and Resource Economics (PG-ARECS), Agricultural Sciences (PG-AGSCI), Animal Science (PG-ANSCI), Botany (PG-BOTNY), Climate Studies (PG-CLIMS), Conservation Biology (PG-CONBI), Environmental... Read Moreervation Biology (PG-CONBI), Environmental Management (PG-ENVMM), Genetics and Breeding (PG-GENBR), Geographical Information Systems (PG-GINFS), Geography (PG-GGRPY), Horticulture (PG-HORTR), Hydrogeology (PG-HGEOL), Land Rehabilitation (PG-LNDRH), Land and Water Management (PG-LWMGT), Marine and Coastal Management (PG-MCMGT), Marine Biology (PG-MRBIO), Natural Resource Management (PG-NRMGT), Petroleum Geoscience (PG-PETGS)*, Soil Management (PG-SOILM), Wildlife Management (PG-WLFMM), Zoology (PG-ZOOLY) Hide Text
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Length
2 years (Full time) 4 years (Part time)
Delivery Mode
On Campus
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
Course Level
Postgraduate & masters
For more information, please contact the School by sending in your query to science@fnas.uwa.edu.au. International students can send in their queries via the online email form: www.ask.uwa.edu.au.
Length
2 years (Full time) 4 years (Part time)
Delivery Mode
On Campus
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
Course Level
Postgraduate & masters
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Length
2 years (Full time) 4 years (Part time)
Delivery Mode
On Campus
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
Course Level
Postgraduate & masters