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Graduate Certificate of Environmental and Resource Economics

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There has never been a better time to upskill, retrain, and change tracks. The new degree could be your gateway to become an economics specialist or policymaker stepping up to confront the challenges in environmental management and climate change policy making. Apply now.

Commencing in 2021, all courses offered by the Crawford School will be available for either online or on campus study. The online and in person learning modes will assist you to secure an un-interrupted study experience in an uncertain world.

ANU Graduate Certificate Fee Discount available

ANU provides a fee discount available for all domestic students for this program, as a substitution of the previous Short Course Scholarships.

Domestic applicants offered a place in this Graduate Certificate commencing their studies in 2021 will be eligible for reduced course fees as indicated on the Admission and Fees tab.

This fee will apply to courses completed in this Graduate Certificate within 2021 and the first half of 2022 allowing you to study part time. If you do not complete by mid-2022 the remainder of your subjects will be billed on a full-fee basis from second semester 2022 (including winter/spring sessions).

About the program

In six-month full time, or equivalent part time, our world-class academics and exceptional professionals are here to guide and support you to go through a study journey that could be life changing.

You will have the opportunity to explore the world of economics focusing on environmental and resource management, and be equipped with the knowledge and skills that are in high demand in the field of analysing and evaluating human interactions with environment and resources allocation.

The program will enable you to understand fundamental economic concepts and theories, apply analytical tools to answer real world questions, and engage in tackling complicated issues in environment management and climate change policy making.

You will learn from globally renowned researchers and teachers in the field, enjoy flexible study modes at your own pace, interact with future leaders, and be part of the Crawford School alumni network. After your successful study, you will be able to articulate credits towards the Master of Environmental and Resource Economics, another big step forward for your future career development.

Upon completion of the study, you will be able to:

  1. Understand and be able to analyse economic policies;

  2. Use economic concepts and methods to analyse key issues in environmental and resource economics;

  3. Engage with the academic literature in applied economics.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia’s top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row. Crawford School’s graduates in environmental economics are playing key roles in Australian Commonwealth and state governments; Not-for-Profits and social enterprises; Advocacy organisations; International bodies and agencies.

View the full degree program structure, admission requirements and academic information.

Application deadlines:

6 June 2021 for Semester 2 2021

15 December 2021 for Semester 1 2022

To find out more, contact us today at crawford.degrees@anu.edu.au.

Degree structure

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In six-month fulltime study, or equivalent part time, you will be required to complete 24 units, which must consist of:

Completion of the following pre-sessional component:

CRWF7900 Graduate Academic and Research Skills for Public Policy

And either:

IDEC7901 Graduate Preparatory Microeconomics

IDEC7902 Graduate Preparatory Mathematical Methods

Or:

IDEC7903 Graduate Preparatory Macroeconomics

IDEC7904 Graduate Preparatory Econometrics

6 units from the following compulsory course:

EMDV8078 Introduction to Environmental and Resource Economics

18 units from the following Environmental and Economics courses:

EMDV8080 International Climate Change Policy and Economics

EMDV8081 Domestic Climate Change Policy and Economics

IDEC8002 Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy

IDEC8015 Mathematical Methods in Applied Economics

IDEC8016 Microeconomic Analysis and Policy

IDEC8017 Econometric Techniques

IDEC8029 Issues in Applied Microeconomics

Your career

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Further information

Program Coordinator

+61 2 6125 0093

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The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia’s top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Crawford School’s graduates in environmental economics are playing key roles in Australian Commonwealth and state governments, not-for-profits and social enterprises, advocacy organisations, international bodies and agencies.

Scholarships and fees

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Further information

Program Coordinator

+61 2 6125 0093

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Tuition fees, aid and scholarships

Costs associated with your study at ANU will depend on a number of things, including your study program and whether you’re a national or international student.

Find out more about costs and fees associated with studying at ANU.

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