Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01595D

Discover the endless opportunities a career in science offers you, while improving our understanding of the universe. This degree is designed to provide flexibility, while preparing you for a variety of work opportunities. Develop specialist skills through your choice of majors and minors in Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Ecology, Mathematics, Agriculture and Aquaculture, Genetics, Microbiology and Sustainability.In this program you will graduate with depth and breadth of scientific knowledge and gain a strong foundation in cell biology, chemistry, biodiversity and ecology, and research methods. You can choose additional introductory courses in mathematics for those interested in specialisation. You’ll learn in specialised labs and gain hands-on experience during field studies, preparing you for work in professional scientific settings.


Total units: 288


  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Food and biosecurity
  • Mathematics

Standard entry requirements

Have completed a minimum level of education similar to successful completion of Australian Year 12 with good grades.

Study pathways

Honours and Deans Scholars available.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
UniSC Moreton Bay International: $85,200
  • ATAR: 50
  • Full-time : 3 years
UniSC Sunshine Coast International: $85,200
  • ATAR: 50
  • Full-time : 3 years

Further information

The University of the Sunshine Coast provides a tertiary option for people in the Sunshine Coast region, which encompasses the shires of Caboolture, Caloundra, Kilcoy, Maroochy and Noosa. The Regional Preference Scheme may apply if: you are currently undertaking full-time study; and you reside in or attend school/college in one of the above shires; and you apply to the University of the Sunshine Coast through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre. Dean's Scholars (Honours) Program is available to high achievers.

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