B.Sc. On Campus


Edith Cowan University

36 months
35600 AUD/year
7050 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Bachelor of Science in Sustainability from Edith Cowan University allows students to develop knowledge in biology and environmental administration, and undertake a relevant project in natural sciences to enrich understandings of ecologically sustainable processes on land and in water.


Students of the Sustainability course from Edith Cowan University will be able to apply these understandings to nature conservation, impact assessment and natural resource management. Studies will include an emphasis on field-based exercises and workplace learning.

Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities

Sustainability and environment officers work for government, industry and the non-government sector, in areas such as environmental protection, conservation, natural heritage, land and water management, mining and industry.

Possible future job titles

Sustainability Officer, Sustainability Practitioner, Consultant, Environmental Officer, Policy Advisor, Planning Officer, Research Officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aboriginal Perspectives on the Environment
  • Health, Society and Sustainability
  • Waste Management
  • Environmental Management and Sustainability
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Environmental Impact Assessment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend you apply as soon as you can. It's best to receive an offer as early as possible so you can prepare for orientation and semester start.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 106397D

  • Complete one of the following:
  • AQF Cert IV;
  • Successfully completed 0.25 EFTSL of study at bachelor level or higher at an Australian higher education provider (or equivalent);
  • Undergraduate Certificate;
  • Special Tertiary Admissions Test;
  • University Preparation Course;
  • Indigenous University Orientation Course;
  • Aboriginal University Readiness Assessment; or
  • Experience Based Entry Scheme.
  • Complete one of the following English requirements
  • Year 12 English ATAR/English Literature ATAR grade C or better or equivalent;
  • Special Tertiary Admissions Test;
  • IELTS Academic Overall band minimum score of 6.0 (no individual band less than 6.0);
  • Successfully completed 1.0 EFTSL of study at bachelor level or higher in the UK, Ireland, USA, NZ or Canada;
  • University Preparation Course;
  • Indigenous University Orientation Course;
  • Aboriginal University Readiness Assessment;
  • AQF Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35600 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    7050 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7050 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Joondalup

1400 - 2500 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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