Bachelor of Science

The University of Adelaide

The Bachelor of Science program is ideal for students who enjoy and are inspired by the breadth of science. It provides the most flexibility due to its diverse range of course offerings from a number of disciplines. In the first year level, students enrol in a combination of courses that prepares them to follow pathways through to major study areas in third year. Science students learn a number of transferable skills including: analytical methods, laboratory and field techniques, information technology skills, teamwork, initiative and the ability to communicate and cooperate with people from varied backgrounds and expertise. These are highly sought after skills that are useful in a wide range of careers and are not limited to scientific areas.

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At a glance

Type of Institution: University
Level: Undergraduate
Campus/Location: North Terrace
Institution CRICOS: 00123M

Subjects

  • Anatomical science
  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Ecology and spatial science, Experimental and theoretical physics
  • Genetics
  • Geology
  • Geophysics and applied geology
  • Microbiology and immunology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Theoretical physics
  • Soil science
  • Zoology

Since 1874, the university has developed a reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. From the start, the University of Adelaide has been one of Australia's most progressive institutions. It was the first Australian university to grant degrees in science, the first to establish a Conservatorium of Music and the first to admit women to academic programs - in 1881.

At the University of Adelaide, you will be studying in an environment that pursues excellence, values creativity, welcomes cultural diversity and gives its graduates the opportunity to become global citizens.

The International Student Centre provides ongoing support to international students. It works closely with student groups, faculties and university administration to ensure the experience of all international students is positive and successful.

Services offered include:

  • pre-departure information
  • orientation for new international students
  • the Accommodation Service
  • assistance with visa matters
  • information on Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
  • ongoing support from International Student Advisers
  • the Peer Mentor program
  • the Language and Cultural Exchange program
  • an English conversation program -Talking With Aussies
  • the Experience Adelaide program
  • social activities and workshops
  • a students' newsletter and blog
  • the Careers and Employment Service
  • support for students finishing study or returning home.

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