Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Bachelor of Science is designed to be a practical degree with a focus on laboratory and fieldwork. Students study a major in an area of science that interests them and develop a strong scientific understanding within that area. Students gain skills they can transfer to the workplace and graduate ready to make a real difference in the world.
- 108 units
- fundamental studies in communication and statistics (9 units)
- 2 professional science majors (72 units)
- electives (27 units)
- at least 2 electives (9 units) must be science electives
- up to 4 electives may be at an introductory level.
- Applied Physics
- Environmental Systems
- Mathematics and Statistics
Standard entry requirements
- Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR
- Or complete secondary education equivalent to SACE
- Complete International Baccalaureate Diploma
- Complete or partially complete higher education program
- Complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above
- Complete a Certificate IV level or above
- Qualify for special entry
- Complete a Foundation Studies program
- And meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.
With the right grades students can apply for entry into a highly-regarded honours program and spend a year on more detailed scientific research. Students who are interested in secondary school teaching can apply for the Bachelor of Science/Master of Teaching (Secondary), it's a direct pathway to postgraduate study.
|Campus||Fees||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Mawson Lakes||International: $100,800||Yes||
At least two of the following prerequisites: SACE Stage 2 Biology, SACE Stage 2 Chemistry, SACE Stage 2 Physics, SACE Stage 2 Specialist Math, SACE Stage 2 Math Methods, SACE Stage 2 Geology. For assumed knowledge refer to the UniSA website.