Diploma of Applied Science/Bachelor of Environmental Science
Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

The Diploma of Applied Science is a pathway program designed to help you transition into the Bachelor of Environmental Science. You’ll develop foundational knowledge and skills in a supportive learning environment. In this degree you’ll study foundational concepts relevant to the chemical, biological and environmental sciences. You’ll have the flexibility to decide what interests you the most, so you can shape a career that you’re passionate about in the environmental, biological or chemical sciences. You’ll have access to experts from renowned research centres who are focused on solving the big problems that face us today. If you continue this pathway into the Bachelor degree, you will have the chance to participate in practical, hands-on learning opportunities, including internships, industry placements, national and international field trips and leading research projects. For more course information, visit Diploma of Applied Science/Bachelor of Environmental Science at GU .

Combined diploma/degrees

Upon successful completion of this diploma, you will be offered guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Environmental Science.

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements


Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed and recommended knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

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

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

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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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Students can use this qualification to transition into associated Bachelor degrees, where they can complete majors to prepare them for a career as an environmental scientist, microbiologist, pharmaceutical scientist, biochemist, chemist, biotechnologist, science journalist, patent lawyer or science teacher.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$8000 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Study Area
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time