This program is no longer available for enrolment.

Please refer to the alternative program:

Duration

3 Years part-time (only available as part-time study)

Commencing 2015

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

24

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

External

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Community Relations.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

An approved degree and have relevant work experience in the mining industry involving exposure to community aspects; or successful completion of the GDipComRel (Resources Sector).

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2015:

Indicative annual fee 2015: AUD$ 22560

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

Enquiries for Australian students

Manager, Academic Administration, Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Email: enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4777

Web:

Duration

3 Years part-time (only available as part-time study)

Commencing 2015

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

24

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

External

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Community Relations.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

An approved degree and have relevant work experience in the mining industry involving exposure to community aspects; or successful completion of the GDipComRel (Resources Sector).

International students who wish to undertake this program will not qualify for a Student Visa. To study this program in Australia, international students must hold alternative Australian Visa/Residency status with a sufficient study entitlement. See Department of Immigration and Border Protection for further details. Alternatively, for programs available in 'External' mode, students may study from their home country.

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; writing 6, reading 6, speaking 6, and listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 33280

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & Info Tech.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 15 of the previous year for Category 1 and 2 countries; October 15 of the previous year for Category 3 and 4 countries.

How to apply

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Online Enquiries: www.uq.edu.au/international/enquiry

Web:

Why study the Master of Community Relations?

This program supports the professionalisation of Community Relations practitioners. It will cover corporate social responsibility in the context of community development and expand professional capabilities in the resources industry, within government and other stakeholder groups working with this sector. It will provide knowledge and skills relevant to all aspects of the interactions between resource companies and their associated communities.

What you can study

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Community Relations.

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

An approved degree and have relevant work experience in the mining industry involving exposure to community aspects; or successful completion of the GDipComRel (Resources Sector).

Additional application information

International students will need to make arrangements to attend the residential school on campus and may only study the remainder of the program from their home country. They will not be eligible for an Australian student visa.

There is a quota of 35 students and applications will be processed in the order received.

How to apply

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

An approved degree and have relevant work experience in the mining industry involving exposure to community aspects; or successful completion of the GDipComRel (Resources Sector).

Additional application requirements

International students will need to make arrangements to attend the residential school on campus and may only study the remainder of the program from their home country. They will not be eligible for an Australian student visa.

There is a quota of 35 students and applications will be processed in the order received.

Visa requirements

International students who wish to undertake this program will not qualify for a Student Visa. To study this program in Australia, international students must hold alternative Australian Visa/Residency status with a sufficient study entitlement. See Department of Immigration and Border Protection for further details. Alternatively, for programs available in 'External' mode, students may study from their home country.

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; writing 6, reading 6, speaking 6, and listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & Info Tech.

Click here for application procedures for International students.

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 15 of the previous year for Category 1 and 2 countries; October 15 of the previous year for Category 3 and 4 countries.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2015:

Indicative annual fee 2015: AUD$ 22560

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Students' actual annual fees may vary in accordance with their choices of majors and electives and whether they study in Summer Semester. The University reviews fees annually.

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 33280

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007 the indexation rate has remained at or less than 4%.

To calculate the fees for any program, you will first need to choose the courses you wish to complete. To see all courses available please refer to the course list.

Fees calculator

Select the Fees Calculator to guide you through a series of options allowing you to select details of courses you are interested in studying to estimate your fees for a semester.

Fee rules

View the 2015 Fee Rules.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Master of Community Relations

To complete the Master of Community Relations, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

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See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Community Relations.

Program Rules for the Master of Community Relations

Early exit points

Based upon course selection, students may be able to exit this award with the: