Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

When you combine science and arts, you’ll develop the critical thinking and communication skills along with the specialised skills and practical knowledge in the biological, clinical, chemical, physical and mathematical sciences. You’ll have the freedom to tailor your degree around your interests in your foundation first year, before gaining specialist knowledge and abilities—based on your chosen majors—throughout the remainder of your studies. This degree sits within both the humanities and science departments, offering you a broad choice of majors from either study area. The result is a well-rounded, interdisciplinary degree that sets you up to start your career equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to tackle the problems of today. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts at GU.


Science: applied mathematics; archaeology (Nathan only); biochemistry and molecular biology; chemistry; clinical sciences (Nathan only); geography; marine biology (Gold Coast only); microbiology (Nathan only); physics; wildlife biology. Arts: creative writing; criminal justice; drama; history; Indigenous studies; Islam–West relations; journalism; language, culture and society; languages; literary studies; popular culture and screen studies; psychology; security and international studies; social justice; sociology.

Fee notes

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Admissions Criteria

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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

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
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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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

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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

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Career opportunities

As a graduate, you’ll be equipped with a wide-ranging skill set that will prepare you for roles across the scientific, technological, commercial and social sectors, making you highly employable across a range of career paths.

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CSP/$10500 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Gold Coast