Bachelor of Agribusiness/Bachelor of Wildlife Science
The University of Queensland - Gatton&St Lucia

Course outline

Develop practical business skills and learn to manage native and exotic animals in the wild or in captivity. Access UQ’s specialist animal research and veterinary facilities and study wildlife anatomy and physiology, captive breeding, reproduction, nutrition, health, husbandry, ecology, welfare and behaviour. Students learn from specialists in agribusiness, business management and marketing to develop business skills. In both programs students will undertake field or work experiences to establish industry contacts and gain current and industry-relevant expertise.For more information, visit <a href="https://study.uq.edu.au/study-options/programs/bachelors-agribusiness-wildlife-science-2392.

Note

The majority of courses are based at Gatton with some courses offered at St Lucia.

Other requirements

Students are exposed to animals and agricultural environments as part of their learning. Immunisation against Q fever is mandatory and students will be required to provide evidence of immunisation upon commencement of the program. Immunisation against tetanus is recommended.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Biology, Chemistry, Physics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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

99.00

79.90

76.25

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

79.90

76.25

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, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Agribusiness analyst; export trader; farm management consultant; wildlife scientist; ecotourism guide; conservation officer; land manager; ranger.

Course Code
766501
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

Fee
CSP/$6750 (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
Darling Downs & South West QLD