Campuses and locations
The University of Newcastle is a multi-campus institution offering programs in a number of locations.
Face to Face
0.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 3 years maximum.
$19,455 (indicative annual fee, 2019)
Indicative annual fees are based on a full year full time load (80 units) Find out more about fees
0.5 years full-time.
Face to Face
The University of Newcastle’s Graduate Certificate in Pollution Impact Assessment provides environmental practitioners with creative solutions and specialised skills to help minimise the human and ecological risks associated with environmental pollution.
Using a balanced approach that includes both hands on and case studies, you’ll examine the core concepts, principles and techniques underlying environmental risk assessment and remediation that can be applied on a national and global platform.
The University of Newcastle Graduate Certificate in Pollution Impact Assessment will provide you with specialized skills required to assess the impact of pollution. Upon completion, you will understand the key principles underpinning risk assessment and be ready to apply your acquired knowledge as an environmental practitioner or as a stepping stone for career development.
Core courses that you will complete include:
Download a program plan for further details on your degree's structure and what courses you will study.
These program plans are applicable to new students. Current students should refer to the program handbook to access the plan relevant to the year they commenced.
The University of Newcastle Graduate Certificate in Pollution Impact Assessment will prepare you to assess the risks and impacts of contaminants. With a core focus on environmental risk assessment, you will have specialised instrumental skills that will be highly valued by mining, the property development and industrial sectors. Your capacity to work internationally will be supported by the University’s own reputation in the field.
Possible career paths include: