Bachelor of Computer Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

The Bachelor of Computer Science is a 3 year program designed to provide a deeper understanding of all aspects of computer technology, where you’ll combine theory with hands-on experience to learn how to create and analyse computer-based systems. You’ll develop the analytical, logical and development skills necessary to advance computing and its applications and graduate with skills that are in high demand from some of the world’s biggest technology corporations. For more information, visit Bachelor of Computer Science at UQ.

Majors

Cyber security; data science; machine learning; programming languages; scientific computing.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
86.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.95

91.20

84.30

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

93.10

86.00

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

N/P#

<5*

0

58

0

0

62

161

Percentage of all students

N/P#

<5*

0.0%

36.0%

0.0%

0.0%

38.5%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

As a computer science graduate, you have the skills to play a key role in creating, developing, implementing and evaluating technology. As technology evolves, growing demand will create opportunities in finance, energy, transport, health, communications and more. You can expect to find employment in a range of professions. You are equipped with the foundational theory and practical skills to invent, develop and analyse systems that could affect billions of people worldwide.

Course Code
733401
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$6390 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Information technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Brisbane