The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Master of Science (By Thesis and Coursework)

The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00126G

UWA scientists are excited and passionate about their research. We invite Honours (or equivalent) graduates to consider undertaking the one-year Master of Science by Thesis and Coursework to work with, and learn from, our internationally recognised teaching and research staff in Science.We are engaged in a wide range of scientific research across biological, molecular, human, psychological, agricultural, environmental and earth sciences.In this course, you'll gain advanced understanding and skills in your chosen area of study, through undertaking a supervised research project and coursework units that include a literature review/proposal unit and an advanced coursework unit. You will present your thesis as a scientific paper to demonstrate high level research skills including project design and management, data gathering, analysis and synthesis, and development of summaries and conclusions as appropriate for the scientific discipline in which the research is undertaken.


The course consists of units to a total value of 48 points.


  • Science

Standard entry requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—(a) a Bachelor of Science with at least upper second class Honours (2A), or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;and(b) a written agreement by a suitable research supervisor.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Crawley International: $43,600 No
  • Full-time : 1 year

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