Bachelor of Science (Animal Science)

The University of Adelaide

This program offers a broad range of animal science courses that cover wildlife, livestock and companion animal species. The program focuses strongly on the practical skills used in the area of animal science.

Course Fee:

International: $115,500

Entry Requirements:

Assumed knowledge: SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Studies and Chemistry


In the first year level, students undertake foundation science courses which form the background for later studies in areas such as animal physiology, nutrition, breeding and management. Level 1 involves studies at both North Terrace and Roseworthy campuses, while the core elements of the rest of the program will be based at Roseworthy campus. Students within the program are encouraged to undertake work placements in relevant industries.

Subjects you can Study:

Animal science

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Related Careers:

Animal Attendant,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace 55.75 No Part time 6 years
North Terrace 55.75 No Full time 3 years
Roseworthy 55.75 No Part time 6 years
Roseworthy 55.75 No Full time 3 years

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