Bachelor of Science – Biology
University of Southern Queensland - Toowoomba

Course outline

Students gain knowledge in biology, chemistry and communications and develop a strong foundation for a range of science-related careers. There is also the option to develop more detailed knowledge in areas including biochemistry, genetics, microbiology and physiology. Students benefit from study in laboratories with world-class facilities including gel documentation facility, seed store and fungal pathology laboratory. Students have the option of choosing a second area of specialisation to complement their science major and create a program that best suits them. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Science – Biology at UniSQ.

Note

This offering has a highly recommended residential school .

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Prerequisites

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

Recommended study
Mathematical Methods; Biology, Chemistry, or Physics.<br>
Assumed knowledge

English (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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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

91.00

68.00

68.45

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

91.00

75.00

68.45

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

<5*

0

<5*

0

6

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

100%

Notes

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

Career opportunities

Research officer, technical officer (labs), agricultural scientist, technical/sales representative in pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnological industries, molecular biologist, microbiologist.

Course Code
906831
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Darling Downs & South West QLD