Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Practice

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UTS Online
  • Awarded by

    UTS Online

  • Qualification

    Graduate Certificate

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    FEE-HELP may be availableUpfront payment

  • Duration

    8 months minimum

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Sustainability Consultant | Climate Change and Sustainability Consultant | Sustainable Practices Manager | Sustainability Manager? | View all

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  • In a Nutshell

    As the global focus in business and industry shifts to a pursuit of a sustainable future, the need for visionary leaders who can drive innovation has never been more pronounced. If you are the type of person who wishes to contribute to a more environmentally friendly future and at the same time give your professional career a major boost, then this Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Practice qualification from UTS Online could be a perfect course for you.

    The UTS Online Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Practice course is designed for professionals seeking to formalise their knowledge of science and policy, while integrating sustainability principles to promote environmental and social responsibility.

    Whether your aim is to establish a strong foundation of knowledge to make informed sustainability decisions, actively contribute to the creation of a sustainable future through learned skills, influence policy and drive sustainable change through transformative best practices, or acquire an understanding of cutting-edge leadership and technology integration to overcome challenges, this certificate program provides the essential framework to accomplish your objectives.

    Enrolling in this course empowers you to make a meaningful impact by incorporating sustainability principles into your professional practice. Gain the necessary skills and knowledge to become an influential advocate for sustainable change, ensuring a brighter and more sustainable future for generations to come.

    This course is delivered 100% online, allowing you to effectively balance study with your other commitments.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    To enrol in this course, you must have completed a UTS-recognised bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a science, technology, engineering, education, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, audiology, nursing or biomedical engineering field.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Practice qualification from UTS Online, you will complete four subjects for a total of 24 credit points:

    • Shaping Policies for the Future (6 CP)
    • Science of Climate Change for Leaders (6 CP)
    • Sustainable Energy: Sources and Systems (6 CP)
    • Sustainability Practices in Industry (6 CP)
  • Why UTS Online?

    Technology is driving change. At UTS Online we use the latest learning technology to help you get ahead and stay ahead in a changing world, faster.

    UTS is the top-ranked young university in Australia and ranked 11th globally*. Our 100% online postgraduate courses give you the opportunity to access our world-class education wherever you are.

    Our courses are created by leading industry academics who partner with organisations operating at the edge of progress. The courses are delivered through an innovative and interactive online platform, designed by experts in online education who understand how to make lessons personal and engaging.

    With UTS Online, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge you need for your immediate future as well as the capability to keep adapting as new technologies, new career environments and new social challenges change our world even more.

    *QS Top 50 Under 50, 2020

    You'll have the support you need to succeed with a dedicated Student Success Advisor who will navigate and motivate you through to graduation day.

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you will be awarded a nationally recognised Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Practice qualification from UTS Online. The knowledge and skills you will have gained will place you in a great position to competently perform in one of many existing and emerging roles focused on sustainable industry and business development.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in Sustainability could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Sustainability Officer, Environmental Consultant, Environmental and Sustainability Coordinator, Sustainability and Climate Change Officer, Building Manager, Business Owner, Sustainability Manager

  • Let's talk price

    Maximum cost for this course is $15,410 - this will depend on the number of subjects completed during the course.

    Upfront payment, or FEE-HELP is available for eligible students.

    Enquire for more information on cost and FEE-HELP eligibility requirements.


    You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

    This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

    Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year). 

    Find out more about government study loans here.

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To enrol in this course, you must have completed a UTS-recognised bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a science, technology, engineering, education, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, audiology, nursing or biomedical engineering field.


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