Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Information Technology

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

With qualifications in both science and IT, you'll be able to pursue a career in a variety of industries, including commerce, industry, corporate IT, government or private consulting.In this double degree, you'll have an introduction to fundamental concepts in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, information systems and computer programming before choosing the majors that suit your interests. You'll have access to next generation technology and state-of-the-art labs throughout your studies as you learn from some of Australia's leading researchers.Industry and expert connectionsYour final year is centred around hands-on projects, which are the core of our unique employability program. You'll gain experience with local and international industry partners with the option to engage with university research, undertake an extended fieldwork program in your major or complete an industry placement.Such experiences will help you develop highly valued skills and attributes such as the ability to work in a team to analyse, develop and implement effective solutions to practical challenges. You will also be taught by expert academics with strong ties to their fields who may be able to assist in developing your networks and connections during your studies.Graduate outcomesIn this emerging specialty industry, research opportunities are available in varied fields to mine data from databases. You'll find other opportunities to apply your knowledge to weather and climate simulations, population models, and business and consumer data analysis.You'll also find opportunities in information technology designing, writing, testing, documenting and maintaining computer applications and research or analytical and development work.MajorsScienceApplied MathematicsBiochemistry and Molecular BiologyChemistryClinical Sciences (Nathan only)GeographyMarine Biology (Gold Coast only)Microbiology (Nathan only)PhysicsWildlife BiologyArchaeology (Nathan only) (from 2021)Information TechnologyInformation Systems and Business Analysis Networks and Cyber SecuritySoftware Development Data Analytics and IoT Information TechnologyFlexibilityTake control of your time - This degree has intakes in Trimester 1, 2 and 3. So, whenever you're ready to study, we're ready to get you started.


  • Biological Systems
  • Calculus I
  • Chemistry 1A
  • Chemistry 1B
  • Chemistry I
  • Chemistry II
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Cyber Security Standards and Operations
  • Data Management
  • Design Thinking in IT
  • Earth Systems
  • Engineering Design Practice
  • First Peoples
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Foundations of Systems Development
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • Genetics and Evolutionary Biology
  • Human Biology: from Cells to Systems
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Information Systems Foundations
  • Introduction to Environmental Sustainability
  • Introduction to Marine Science
  • Language and Communication for Sciences
  • Linear Algebra
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • Object Oriented Software Development
  • Physics 1A
  • Physics 1B
  • Professional Practice in Information Technology
  • Programming Principles
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Software Technologies
  • Statistics
  • The Ethical Technologist
  • Web Technologies
  • Work Integrated Learning - Placement
  • Work Integrated Learning - Single Project
  • Work Integrated Learning Part 1
  • Work Integrated Learning Part 2


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $142,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Nathan Campus International: $142,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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