Bachelor of Computer Science/Bachelor of Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Be at the forefront of emerging technologies such as cyber security, data science and artificial intelligence. Apply your theoretical studies of algorithms and data structures to the practical challenges of implementing hardware and software systems. Build your strong analytical, logical and development skills through practicals, workshops, internships and work experience. Choose your science specialisations from one of the broadest ranges of scientific disciplines in Australia. Gain a broad science education with in-depth knowledge in one or two scientific disciplines You’ll graduate with skills that are in high demand from some of the world’s largest corporations, such as Apple, Google, Oracle and Microsoft. For more information, visit Bachelors of Computer Science/Bachelor of Science at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Majors

Applied mathematics; archaeological science; biochemistry and molecular biology; bioinformatics; biomedical science; cell biology; chemistry; coastal and ocean science; cyber security; data science; earth science; ecology and conservation biology; food science and nutrition; food technology; genetics; geographical science; marine biology; mathematics; microbiology; microbiology, infection and immunity; physics; plant science; programming languages; psychology; public health; scientific computing; statistics; zoology.

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); One of Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Earth and Environmental Science (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

99.75

96.30

89.10

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

98.30

89.10

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

<5*

0

0

11

<5*

0

<5*

17

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

64.7%

<5*

0.0%

<5*

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Science.

Course Code
733601
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$6940 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Information technology, Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane