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Bachelor of Science University of Queensland - UQ

4.13 out of 5 from 8 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Science is a versatile degree that provides students with the optimal balance between a defined sequence of study and flexible course options. This innovative program has been redesigned to develop graduates with the key practical skills and interdisciplinary knowledge required to address today's global challenges.

Students will study an extensive range of courses underpinned by cutting edge research and develop high levels of personal initiative, independent thinking and communication skills. Graduates will be qualified for employment opportunities in a wide array of science and non-science industries

Majors

Archaeological Science / Extended
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Bioinformatics
Biomedical Science / Extended
Biophysics (Dual major)
Chemical Sciences...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Science University of Queensland - UQ based on 8 reviews
Rating
4.13
Job prospects
4.38
Teachers
4.38
Course work
4.38
Time worthy
4.25
Money Worthy
4.25



Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: Lots of choice, passionate lecturers, good tutors, and they take you into great detail with the content of each course. There's also a lot of other extra options you can take to enrich the experience, like doing extra research courses.

Negatives: Some of the first year courses had way too much content, and some ...

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July 2018
Year completed 2017

I majored in Ecology.

Positives: The tutors are so friendly, and the the other people on the course are all on your wavelength, and people are generally really friendly around the campus.

Negatives: It's seriously expensive, and there is too much workload and the deadlines really are deadlines with no movement on dates....

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June 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: It was the right level of challenging, was very interesting and allowed for a choice in aspects of the field you're interested in

Negatives: Without the Honours year, the bachelor degree itself doesn't leave you ready to work in a science environment like research. The practical element is not at all similar to ...

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June 2018
Year completed 2017

I studied biomedical science (Honours).

Positives: I think the course was very thorough, and made me really well versed in a lot of aspects of biomedical science (my major). A lot of it was very interesting, and theory-wise, it prepared me very well for medicine, which I always intended to go on to. Having the honours year...

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: I am treated like an adult, and it expands my knowledge in the forensics section

Negatives: not much help and harder

My advice to future students is: try as hard as you can and just hang in there, it'll be worse it all in the end

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: The positive aspects of this course is that it is allowing me to transfer into Veterinary Science next year. It also contains 2 subjects that give credit for Vet Science, and it is also a very broad degree with many majors so there is a lot to choose from

Negatives: The subjects are quite boring, but that is to ...

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March 2018
Year completed 2018

Positive is that you have majority of lecturers conducting their own current research, so what you’re learning is at the forefront of knowledge. Very supportive tutors and staff. Only negative is the workload of the course, as it is generally more highly regarded than the same course offering at other institutions.

My advi...

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March 2018
Year completed 2018

Access to world class researchers as lecturers, and first access to leading research as course content and involvement in innovative research as part of practical lessons

My advice to future students is: Ask questions and take advantage of all the resources available to you

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