Sample course plans for majors offered in the Bachelor of Environments.
Majors offered in the Bachelor of Environments
A major is a sequence of subjects that you complete throughout your degree. In the Bachelor of Environments, each major consists of a sequence of 8 or 9 subjects taken in second and third years that progressively build a depth of disciplinary knowledge.
Note: Sample course plans are designed as a supplementary course planning tool. The sample course plans provided are examples only and do not reflect all of the course planning options available to students.
Always use the University Handbook as your primary course planning tool.
Important information about workload
These sample course plans presume full-time study of 50 points each semester. Local students may undertake a reduced load or study part-time (25 points or less per semester). This normally increases course duration.
Students requiring help with planning their reduced study load may wish to seek course advice.
Architects combine creative vision, innovation, technological understanding to shape how we live.
The Construction major teaches students to manage a large or small construction project from start to finish.
Engineers use creativity, scientific and analytical skills to shape our essential infrastructure such as roads and public transport.
Environmental Geography combines knowledge of natural environments with an understanding of how human societies work.
This major explores the impact on the Earth’s environment from human activities and natural phenomena.
Landscape Architecture is the design of environments such as city squares, urban forests, parks, streets and gardens.
Landscape Ecosystem Management
Landscape Ecosystem Management major is gives you an understanding of the living and social systems required to plan and manage outdoor environments.
The Property major focuses on ownership, development, management, funding, investment, and occupation of land and buildings.
Spatial Systems is the study of the science and technology of 3D measurement, mapping and visualisation, also known as geomatics. It is concerned with capturing, analysing, managing and presenting spatial information.
Urban Design and Planning
Urban designers and planners are engaged with the pressing issues of our time, including the climate change, sustainable resourcing, and the impact of urbanisation.