7. Future pathways

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This virtual work experience is coming to an end, but it doesn’t mean that your learning and personal development stop here. We’ve dipped our toes into a few lines of work: planning, ecology, and cultural heritage.

Did anything stand out for you? Tell us about it on the community feed

In the meantime, we’ve put together a list of useful resources and possible pathways below to see if anything sparks your curiosity. 

Explore the pathways and projects environmental planning can lead you to:

Check out this neat roadmap of environmental planning pathways!

Fields of environmental policy and planning careers to explore - this link leads you to info about what different fields of environmental planning and policy might look like, and what education/skills they require

Extra overview of a career in environmental planning - education pathways, salary prospects, videos on a day-in-the-life

Importance of environmental planning in our world - Shows you why the environmental planning process is important in the future of infrastructure development

Twitter updates on state-specific environmental planning and management – showcase the latest projects and news in environmental planning, sustainability, and volunteering opportunities.

Go beyond Australia  - and check out some cool feature articles on environmental planning projects happening elsewhere in the world

Dailyoverview - a unique instagram page that uses satellite and aerial imagery to show a unique perspective on how urban development and natural forces are changing the Earth’s landscape. 

Have fun exploring these pathways and resources and let us know if you know of any relevant materials in our social feed!