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Diploma of Conservation and Land Management, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Adelaide, Australia
The Diploma of Conservation and Land Management course reflects the role of personnel working in management positions with technical level skill in land management roles.
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Employment Outcomes

Successful completion of this qualification and suitable experience provides you with the opportunity to become a manager in land management with environmental organisations.

Qualifications and Skills Covered

The course enables individuals to select an indigenous land management, conservation earthworks, lands, parks and wildlife or natural area management context as a job focus, or a mix of these. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 10 elective units.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Collect and classify plants
  • Collect and manage data
  • Conduct a sustainable water use audit
  • Conduct biological surveys
  • Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities
  • Conduct field research into natural and cultural resources
  • Conduct prescribed burning
  • Coordinate the local pest management strategy

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • No Course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding or VET Student Loans will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills.
International Applications
  • Academic IELTS score of 5.5 Overall with minimum of 5.0 in all bands or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of the Certificate III in Conservation Land Management . This course has a large component of field work, therefore a moderate level of physical fitness is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6624 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13244 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6624 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13244 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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