Master of Science (Environmental Marine Science)
This program enables science graduates to pursue their interest and develop their knowledge and skills in physical oceanography and meteorology, utilising the unique marine and tropical environments of northern Queensland.
|Mode|| On campus study.
Part time available
What is environmental marine science?
Environmental marine science combines oceanography, meteorology and applied environmental physics.
Who is this course for?
This course provides specialist skills and knowledge for science graduates wanting to pursue careers in environmental marine science.
How you will study
This course is available in Townsville. It is available part time (domestic students only) and full time.
The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences teaches this course. The School brings together a team of academic and associate staff across multiple disciplines.
Nationally-recognised leader in geoscience
major research centres including the The Australian Coastal Ocean Radar Network
internationally-acclaimed academic teaching staff
strong collaboration with industry and research organisations, both locally and internationally.
Graduates in the field from JCU have found jobs in agencies and organisations such as the Bureau of Meteorology, Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Australian Institute of Marine Science, CSIRO, and the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation.
This course can also take you to careers in environmental consultancy, geophysical exploration, environment protection, to name a few.
This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.