Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Data Science
Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

Across the world, scientists are collecting data from our environment and creating a better picture than we have ever known of how the biosphere works. Having data skills coupled with the competencies gained from your accredited environmental science major, you will be extremely well placed to contribute to this rapidly growing field. The data science elements of this double degree will facilitate the exploration, gathering, manipulation, visualisation, automation and interpretation of large data sets using digital platforms and includes hands-on experience across common data science tools. You will broaden your career options and develop a specialised skill set that can be applied to your chosen major of study and you will have the ability to work to find solutions to some of the greatest problems of our time. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Data Science at GU.

Majors

Environmental science: ecology and conservation; environmental management; soil and water science; urban environments.

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

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Prerequisites

Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3 and 4, C); Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Additional entry requirements

Griffith VET Guarantee and the Year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.

Recommended study
One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Assumed knowledge

General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C).

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
67.00
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

<5*

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ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

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Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

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

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Notes

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

Career opportunities

With a proven mix of work-integrated programs and professional skills, you’ll be prepared to work in research, government, non-government agencies and consultancies developing data driven solutions for a range of environmental issues depending on your major.

Course Code
228871
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$7500 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Primary industries and environment
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane