Master of Arts

Environmental Advocacy

For candidates admitted under Rule (c)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Bachelor with Honours or an AQF Level 9 Masters qualification in a relevant discipline.
48 cps
Advanced Standing 48  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 6 credit points from the following units:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
GEPL538 Applied Research Methods 6  
HASS500 The Foundations of Research for the Master of Arts 6  
SOCY545 Mixed Methods in Social Research 6  
WRIT503 Research in Writing 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 12 to 18 credit points from the following units:
12-18 cps
AGEX510 Agricultural and Natural Resource Extension 6  
EDCX510 Learning in Social Movements 6  
EM512 Environmental Impact Assessment 6  
ENGL582 Literature and the Environment 6  
GEPL535 Environmental Planning and Administration 6  
GEPL541 Environmental Biogeography 6  
GEPL570 Place-making for People and the Environment 6  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
IDIG511 Indigenous Peoples and Colonisation: Land and Nature 6  
NR511 Natural Resource Policy and the Community 6  
PAIS516 Paradise Lost? Governance in the Pacific 6  
PAIS565 Politics and the Environment: Intersecting Crises 6  
PEAC503 Active Resistance: Contemporary Nonviolence 6  
PEAC504 Environmental Security and Peaceful Futures 6  
PEAC508 Creating Cultures of Peace 6  
PEAC528 Resolution or Transformation of Conflict 6  
PEAC573 Globalisation as if People and Ecosystems Matter 6  
PEAC588 Refugees, Rights and Responsibilities across the Contemporary World 6  
PHIL566 The Ethics of Environmentalism 6  
PSYC515 Environmental Psychology: How to Tame an Ecological Serial Killer 6  
SOCY501 Changing Climate, Changing Lives 6  
SOCY519 Global Societal Challenges 6  
And complete 0 to 6 credit points from the following units: 0-6 cps
LLM527 Natural Resource Policy Risks 6  
LLM528 Governance of Natural Resources 6  
LLM529 Sustainability Strategies 6  
LLM530 Natural Resources, Relationships and Agreements 6  
Elective Units
Complete 6 to 18 credit points at 500-level:
6-18 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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