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Bachelor of Science James Cook University - JCU

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Do you see yourself working in a laboratory solving complex problems or conducting research? Or perhaps you see yourself as an adventurer, exploring your environment, gathering specimens or data? You most likely have a strong sense of curiosity, and a need to understand, and even impact on, the world around you. James Cook University (JCU) Science invites you to join us, on a journey of discovery.

Whether you already have a clear picture of what you want to do with your scientific knowledge and skills, or you are open to the many possibilities, JCU’s Science programs will both inspire and inform.

Real life laboratories
Take part in the ultimate science experience and visit one of JCU’s impressive research facilities including Orpheus Island Research Station and Daintree Rainforest Observatory.

Impressive facilities
Learn and/or research with JCU’s highly awarded Sciences academic team or visit The Science Place, one of Australia’s newest scientific learning environments (Tsv campus).

World renowned
Have the opportunity to become an industry leader by studying the growing field of Data Science and Big Data Analytics, under the supervision of internationally recognised researchers.


Aquaculture Science and Technology
Earth Science
Marine Biology
Molecular and Cell Biology
Zoology and Ecology


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Student Reviews

March 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: lots of field work, good location, highly skilled and engaging professors.
Negatives: can't think of any

My advice to future students is: Plan what subjects you do in first year that will get into the courses for later in the degree

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