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Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation

Campus External

Degree Type Graduate Certificate

Duration 6 months full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code 3GC068

CRICOS 999999A

Please note: this program will not be offered to new students after 2016.

Our climate is changing and the reality is some of the most dynamic cities on the planet are most vulnerable to the impacts these changes will bring. Presently, there is a global skills shortage of people with the right qualifications to help society adapt to the impacts of climate change. The Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation will help you fill that gap and become a global leader in this field.

If you are a university graduate or are already working in planning, infrastructure, government, ports management, shipping, logistics, environmental management or engineering, the Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation will greatly enhance your professional career.

Delivered 100% online via innovative interactive PDF technology, the Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation fits around your busy schedule, not ours!

This program is available to domestic and international students.

  • Entry Requirements

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    Domestic applicants

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    SATAC Code 3GC068
    Mid-year entry? Yes
    Enquiries Ask Adelaide
    Selection Criteria
    Graduate entry only.
    A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent.
    How to Apply
    SATAC Code: 3GC068

    International applicants

    Not an international applicant?

    Mid-year entry? No
    CRICOS 999999A
    Enquiries Ask Adelaide
    Selection Criteria
    Graduate entry only
    Additional Entry Requirements
    Please note that this program is delivered 100% online. International applicants are eligible to apply for this program provided they do not require a student visa.
    How to Apply
    For information on how to apply for this program please contact the Program Coordinator, Dr Melissa Nursey-Bray on 08 8313 3497.
  • Fees and Scholarships

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    Domestic applicants

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    Tuition fees
    Australian Full-fee place: $15,500 for 6 months

    International applicants

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    Tuition fee International student place: $15,500 for 6 months

    Scholarships

    These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.

    Find a Scholarship.

  • Careers

    Career Readiness

    Higher level management positions in planning, infrastructure, government, ports management, shipping, logistics, environmental management or engineering.

    The University of Adelaide Careers Service prepares, inspires and empowers students to achieve successful career transitions and connect with industry.

  • Global Learning

    A Global Learning Experience is an integral component to your academic journey at The University of Adelaide. The university is committed to offering its students the opportunity to study overseas through a range of degrees offered via the Global Learning Office, including student exchange, study tours, short study degrees, internships and placements. There are many exciting opportunities in Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, and Oceania ranging from a few weeks to a full academic year.

    To find Global Learning opportunities available in your study area click Global Experiences.

  • Degree Structure
    The Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Adaptation is a 12 unit program comprising of four core courses. It is delivered 100% online and students are provided with direct access to award winning teaching staff.

    Academic Program Rules

    The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.

    Example Study Plan

    Core Courses

    GEOG 5011EX Introduction to Climate Adaptation
    GEOG 5012EX Identifying Risks and Vulnerabilities
    GEOG 5013EX Communication and Evaluation of Climate Adaptation
    GEOG 5014EX Adaptation Options for Management

    Assessment

    Coursework and assignments.
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Last updated: Wednesday, 18 Jan 2017

 

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