Diploma of Science/Bachelor of Science
Griffith College - Mt Gravatt/Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

In the higher education diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills and cement their knowledge in core concepts required for a career in science. Students gain specialised skills and practical knowledge for a professional career in the biological, clinical, chemical, physical or mathematical sciences. On successful completion, students progress into the Bachelor of Science with credit. With this degree, students gain foundational knowledge across all areas of sciences, providing them the flexibility to decide on a future focus. For more course information, visit the Diploma of Science at Griffith College and Bachelor of Science at Griffith University.


Bachelor of Science (Gold Coast and Nathan)
Majors: Applied Mathematics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Data Science, Geography, Wildlife Biology
Bachelor of Science (Nathan only)
Majors: Clinical Sciences, Microbiology
Bachelor of Science (Gold Coast only)
Majors: Marine 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, 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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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

Biochemist; biotechnologist; chemist; marine biologist; mathematician; microbiologist; pharmaceutical scientist; physicist; researcher; teacher.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Level of Qualification
Study Area
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

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