Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Science (Earth Sciences)

2 years full-time(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Semester 1 entry
Course CRICOS code:062189B

Upon completion, the Master of Science (Earth Sciences) should:

  • Equip you with discipline-specific knowledge and expertise appropriate for post-graduate research in the Earth Sciences field;
  • Exercise critical judgement;
  • Undertake rigorous and independent thinking; and
  • Adopt a problem-solving approach to new and unfamiliar tasks.

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