Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Information Technology

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

This program prepares students for careers involving the application of information technology to science. It gives students the ability to use creative as well as analytical methods to solve scientific problems. In the science component, students complete a set of core units to support advanced level studies in specialist areas. Students select a science major and undertake laboratory work, and may participate in fieldwork. IT students build and apply creative, innovative IT solutions across diverse industries to gain deep understanding within their chosen major area of computer science or information systems.

Structure

IT: 16 units: 6 Core Units, 10 Major Units. Science: 6 Core Units, 10 Major Units. 384 credit points in total.

Subjects

  • Biological sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Earth science
  • Environmental science
  • Information systems
  • Physics

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA) and Maths B (4,SA)

Recognition

Australian Computer Society; Australasian Association of Clinical Biochemists; Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy; Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society; Australian Institute of Geoscientists; Australian Institute of Physics; Australian Mathematical Society; Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Australian Society for Medical Research; Australian Society for Microbiology; Australian Society for Operations Research; Australian Wildlife Management Society; Ecological Society of Australia; Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand; Geological Society of Australia; Royal Australian Chemical Institute; Soil Science Society of Australia.

Study pathways

An honours year is available in either Information Technology or Science. Students may be able to claim advanced standing for part of their course, on the basis of completed or partially completed studies, and other assessable learning outcomes.

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Gardens Point International: $163,200 Yes No information available

Further information

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for students. Applicants who receive an OP 1-5 or equivalent are guaranteed an offer for this course in the major offer round.

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