Master of Integrated Water Management

Program code

5722

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time

Credit points

120

Indicative fee

$36,500.00* per year (more)
* 2019 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Related Bachelor degree or higher and related practical experience

    (more)

Offered in

Trimester 1

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2020 (more)

Applications close

Friday, 31 January 2020

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

To be eligible for the award of Master of Integrated Water Management (MIntegratedWMgt), you must successfully complete 120 credit points including:

  • 40 credit points for research project courses;
  • 20 credit points for elective courses.

Advanced standing

To be eligible for the award of Master of Integrated Water Management (MIntegratedWMgt), a student who has completed the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management and admitted with 40 credit points of advanced standing must successfully complete 80 credit points including 40 credit points for research project courses.

To be eligible for the award of Master of Integrated Water Management (MIntegratedWMgt), a student who has completed the Graduate Diploma of Integrated Water Management and admitted with 80 credit points of advanced standing must successfully complete 40 credit points for research project courses.

This degree/s may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur and will appear below the conferral date of the award.

Exit points

To be eligible to exit the Masters program with the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management award, you must successfully complete 40 credit points including:

  • 20 credit points for Trimester 1 courses.

To be eligible to exit the Masters program with the Graduate Diploma of Integrated Water Management award, you must successfully complete 80 credit points including:

  • 20 credit points for elective courses.

To exit, you should apply for a program transfer.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 9 - Masters Degree (Coursework).

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Program options

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1   Standard program (see Note 1) 120
OR
Tri 1   Program with 40 credit points of advanced standing (see Note 2) 80
OR
Tri 1,2   Program with 80 credit points of advanced standing (see Note 3) 40

Note 1: For students with a related Bachelor degree.
Note 2: For students with a Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management.
Note 3: For students with a Graduate Diploma of Integrated Water Management.

Standard program

Year 1

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 7900ENV New Perspectives on Project Management  10
Tri 1 7901ENV Science of Water  10
Tri 1 7902ENV Water, Sustainability and Development  10
Tri 1 7903ENV Water Governance and Policy  10
Tri 2 7920ENV Catchment and Aquatic Ecosystem Health  10
Tri 2 7921ESC Economics for Water Resource Management  10
Tri 2,3   Elective courses  20
Exit points

Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management (3346). To exit (after completing 40 credit points from the above courses with at least 20 credit points from Trimester 1), you should apply for a program transfer.

Graduate Diploma of Integrated Water Management (4194). To exit (after completing the above 80 credit points of courses), you should apply for a program transfer.

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P1 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P2 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P3 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P4 Final Project  10

Program with 40 credit points of advanced standing

Year 1

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7920ENV Catchment and Aquatic Ecosystem Health  10
Tri 2 7921ESC Economics for Water Resource Management  10
Tri 2,3   Elective courses  20

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P1 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P2 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P3 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P4 Final Project  10

Program with 80 credit points of advanced standing

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P1 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P2 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P3 Final Project  10
Tri 1,2 7930ENV_P4 Final Project  10

You must complete 20 credit points from the following courses:

WASH and Development

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 3 7940ESC Community, Livelihoods, Development and Water  10
AND
Tri 2 7941ESC WASH: Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene  10

OR

Urban Water

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7950ESC Urban Futures: Delivering Water Sensitive Cities  10
AND
Tri 2 7951ESC Urban Metabolism: Resource and Energy Recovery Systems  10

OR

Water, Land and People

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 3 7960ESC Water, Agricultural Landscapes and Food Security  10
AND
Tri 2 7961ESC Collaborative Planning  10