Graduate Certificate in
Environmental Management and Development

Duration: 1 semester full time, 1 year part time
Minimum: 24 units

The Graduate Certificate in Environmental Management and Development is designed to meet the needs of those professionally engaged in government and other policy-related organisations or activities and wish to extend their understanding of key approaches to environmental management and development, but who do not wish to take the full 48 unit Graduate Diploma or Master of Environmental Management and Development. The Certificate provides students with a range of opportunities for advanced investigation of the analytical skills, public policies and practical tools required for advising on key environmental management and development issues such as biodiversity conservation and climate change.

The Graduate Certificate is currently available on-campus at either a full-time or part-time intensity. There are also intensive and distance-education delivery options available. The program can be completed fully on-line for those unable to attend the university.

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Program Administrator
Alison Francis
T: +61 2 6125 5628

Program Director: Colin Filer

Colin has a PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Cambridge. Between 1975 and 1994 he taught anthropology and sociology at the Universities of Glasgow (1975-82) and Papua New Guinea (1983-94). From 1991 to 1994 he also managed the UPNG business arm, Unisearch PNG. From 1995 to 2000, he was head of the Social and Environmental Studies Division at the PNG National Research Institute. Since 2001 he has been Convenor of the RMAP Program.

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