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Student Experience


Graduate job ready, world ready and future ready.

Our real-world approach to education means you’ll gain hands-on experience whilst you learn and have the opportunity to experience life in the workplace long before you graduate. Our flexible degrees put you in the driver’s seat and strike the perfect balance between practice and theory, enabling you to thrive in the workplace of tomorrow.

Academic clubs and societies are an integral part of student life at the University of Canberra. No matter what course you’re studying, there is sure to be something suited to your interests. UC’s student clubs and societies provide an opportunity for you to connect with your classmates, network with industry, and lay the groundwork for your future career.

Science related academic societies include;

  • UC Environmental Science Society
  • Research scientist (in the discipline of your chosen majors)
  • Research officer (in the discipline of your chosen majors)
  • Science educator
  • Science communicator
  • Science policy officer
  • Scientific evaluator
  • Scientist (in the discipline of your chosen majors)
  • Technical officer
  • Science policy developer
  • Allied health scientist
  • Biological scientist
  • Biomedical scientist
  • Clinical Science technician
  • Health technology assessor
  • Pathology scientific officer
  • Research scientist
  • Research officer
  • Scientific evaluator
  • Science policy officer
  • Science educator
  • Ecologist
  • Educator
  • Environmental chemist
  • Environmental manager
  • Environmental protection officer
  • Environmental scientist
  • Geologist
  • Geochemist
  • Geographic information system officer
  • Invasive species officer
  • Natural resource manager
  • Park ranger
  • Research scientist
  • Sustainability officer
  • Water scientist
  • Waterways planner
  • Biological scientist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Biochemist
  • Medical scientist
  • Medical science officer
  • Medical device evaluator
  • Microbiologist
  • Research scientist
  • Research officer
  • Scientific evaluator
  • Science policy officer
  • Science educator
Forensics 3
  • Analytical chemist
  • Forensic biologist
  • Forensic chemist
  • Forensic intelligence officer
  • Forensic scientist
  • Forensic toxicologist
  • Pharmaceutical analyst
  • Police force operative
  • Policy officer
  • Public health officer
  • Quality assurance officer
  • Science educator