They also analyse human activities and determine our impact on the environment including climate change.
Environmental Analysts / Scientists advise how to avoid or reduce harmful effects on the environment. They might work for a government organisation or as a consultant in a private business.
Generally, Environmental Analysts / Scientists have a postgraduate qualification in science like a Bachelor’s Degree in:
- Science (with environmental papers)
- Environmental Science
- Environmental Management and Planning
- Agricultural Science
- Biological Science
- Soil Science
- Earth Science
- Fresh Water Ecology
Recommended secondary school subjects include English, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics and Modelling; Science, Maths with Calculus, Economics / Accounting, Geography.
It’s preferred you have a tertiary qualification. Find out about the course, the campus, city life, and lifestyle you can expect, find out where to study.