Bachelor of Biological Science

Deakin University

Student rating (4.18) from 150 reviews
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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Study life in all its forms, from microbes to plants and animals while learning about animal and plant biology, microbiology, genetics, molecular cell biology, biogeography and evolution. This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to tackle the biological challenges of the 21st century, mainly around the environment and climate change, with a focus on experimental design and the Australian biota, and is perfect for people who are passionate about flora and fauna both big and small.

This course qualifies you to become a well-rounded, modern biologist with a knowledge of microbes, plants and animals, and the interactions these have with one another and their environments.

This course provides you with opportunities to gain real-life experience in your chosen profession and to study overseas. The Industry-Based Learning placement will allow you to apply knowledge gained in your course, experience workplace culture and practices, explore career options, and develop a professional network before you graduate.

Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
Careers

You will have the opportunity to be employed in a wide range of areas including primary industries, wildlife biology, the general health and medical industry...

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Additional Information
The course includes a compulsory professional practice unit that requires you to undertake at least 80 hours of work experience in a course-related host organisation

Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Biological Science based on 4 reviews
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4.25
Job prospects
4.25
Teachers
4.5
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
4.75
Money Worthy
4.75