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.
This offering has a highly recommended residential school .
For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.
General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
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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
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
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.
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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
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
Research officer, technical officer (labs), agricultural scientist, technical/sales representative in pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnological industries, molecular biologist, microbiologist.
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time