Our conservation and land management courses will help you develop theoretical and hands-on field-based skills, that’ll prepare you to create positive, lasting changes for future generations.  

You’ll also learn land management strategies for the maintenance and conservation of flora, fauna, soils and water. Make your mark on the world.

Browse our courses to find detailed course information, application dates, entry requirements, fees, subjects, ATAR requirements and more. 

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  • "This course has offered plenty of hands-on experience in wildlife and natural resource management, and provided opportunities to explore a range of conservation issues. Some of the highlights were handling silky desert mice at Little Desert National Park and spotting greater glider possums in the Healesville forests."

    Alex , Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

The Swinburne Advantage

An undergraduate degree must be about more than just knowledge – it’s also job readiness, professional experience and access to further opportunities. 

We partner with leading Australian and global organisations to offer students authentic workplace experiences. Our degrees can include placements, internships, industry-linked projects, study tours and more. This is your chance to work on real-life projects, solve day-to-day challenges in your field and gain the professional skills that put knowledge into practice. You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence, knowing you have what it takes to land a job by graduation or even before. 

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    Begin planning the units you will study in your course.

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    Work Integrated Learning

    Graduate with real industry experience you can put on your resume by taking on Swinburne’s Work Integrated Learning and workplace training programs.

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