Diploma of Health Sciences/Bachelor of Science
Griffith College - Gold Coast/Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

Science is at the heart of every facet of life. It is a fascinating career choice, with research and development at its core. In the higher education diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills for future career and study success. On completion be ready to progress into the Griffith University Bachelor of Science with 60 – 80 credit points. With this degree you’ll gain a foundation knowledge across all areas of sciences, giving you the flexibility to decide what you’d like to focus on next. For more course information, visit Diploma of Health of Science or Bachelor of Science.


Applied mathematics; biochemistry and molecular biology; chemistry; clinical sciences; geography; marine biology; physics; wildlife biology.

Fee notes

Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees


Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

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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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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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Depending on major studied: Microbiologist, pharmaceutical scientist, biochemist, chemist, biotechnologist, marine biologist; mathematician, physicist, researcher, teacher (with further study).

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Level of Qualification
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3-31/2 years Full time or 6-7 years Part time

Gold Coast