The Associate Degree in Aquaculture has been specifically designed to offer student education and training in aquaculture, and to prepare students for the workplace.
New in 2012, this course provides an innovative, multi-disciplinary and applied science approach to learning about the marine environment in Australia. Students gain broad introductory exposure to the areas of natural sciences, social sciences, technology and environmental management; alongside electives including environmental economics, policy and law.
This degree program addresses national and international issues in the Marine Environment. Major study is available in the areas of Aquaculture, Fisheries Management and Marine Conservation.
The BAppSci (ME) Honours degree builds on the base skill and knowledge developed in a Bachelor degree. The Honours course provides an experience in independent, research-based study through which problem-solving skills are further honed. Please click here to view the list of 2014 Honours Project titles.
- Graduate Certificate of Applied Science (Marine Environment) (J5T)
- Graduate Diploma of Applied Science (Marine Environment) (J6T)
The GradCert (ME) and GradDip (ME) provide broadening specialist skills and professional development in one of the three degree major disciplines. A key focus of these courses is development of students’ capacity to deliver increased value in the workplace through increased skill level and specialised knowledge.
- Master of Applied Science (Marine Environment) (J7T)
- Master of Applied Science (Marine Environment) with Honours (J7V)
The Masters program builds on the base skill and knowledge built across the 8 units completed to achieve the award of Graduate Diploma of Applied Science (ME). The Masters course exposes students to independent, research-based study through which research and problem-solving skills are developed.
POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH DEGREES
Please visit the NCMCRS Graduate Research section or the Postgraduate Research section for further information.
Boasting a team of research academics with world class credentials, the NCMCRS has the resources to mix and match broad and complementary capabilities, and to deliver students world class multi-disciplinary research training, providing choice and allowing graduates to occupy a unique niche. With a ‘translational’ research philosophy and a strong applied science focus, training for research students takes advantage of established links with industry and government stakeholders.