Bachelor of Science

The big picture approach to your career in science

Our Bachelor of Science has the flexibility to accommodate your individual study and career goals. You will acquire a broad science education while keeping your options open with cross-disciplinary subjects. On enrolment we encourage you to seek course advice on selecting majors and individual subjects appropriate to your interests, career aims and abilities.

Open to new admissions


Admission open to

Domestic students and International students

Level of Study


Full-time Study Duration

3 years

Lowest Selection Rank




Course code


CRICOS number


Career Outcomes

Study a Bachelor of Science at UC and you will:

  • acquire a solid understanding of your chosen field with a flexible preparation for many areas of applied professional or research employment in science
  • become an independent thinker and improve your complex reasoning skills to develop reasoned and substantiated arguments
  • communicate simple and complex science concepts effectively
  • design a tailored program of study using majors and minors from a range of science and non-science disciplines.

Career Opportunities

  • Laboratory assistant
  • Research assistant
  • Research officer
  • Science communicator
  • Technical writer

Work Integrated Learning

Work-integrated learning (WIL) is all about learning first-hand through real work or work-like experiences. At UC it is an essential component of most of our courses and reinforces our commitment to preparing highly employable graduates with the right mix of skills and knowledge. Throughout your course you will have the opportunity to engage in WIL via internships, clinical placements, industry and community projects, professional mentoring and simulated workplace settings.

Course details

Sample study plan


  • Science Major (x4)
  • Science Minor (x2)
  • Open Elective (x2)


  • Science Major (x4)
  • Science Minor (x2)
  • Open Elective (x2)


  • Science Major (x4)
  • Science Minor (x2)
  • Open Elective (x2)

Course specific

You may also wish to combine your degree with another bachelor degree to form a four-year double degree and strengthen your employment opportunities, such as:

  • Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Communication in Journalism.


Looking for more detail about the units you will study? Want to know more about fees, admission requirements and delivery modes?

Create your personalised course guide

Head over to our Personalised Course Guide for detailed information presented in a simple-to-get PDF.

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