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A career in science can open up a fascinating world of research and discover for you. Science encompasses many disciplines, from biology to chemistry, astronomy, physics, meteorology, zoology, and much more. And check out our range of articles and other career resources to help you make your path to success as smooth as possible.

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  • Graduate Certificate of Science (Applied Statistics)

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    Studying this online Graduate Certificate of Science (Applied Statistics) course with Swinburne University will give you the opportunity to broaden your education in statistics.
  • History of Astronomy

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    Enrol in this online Swinburne University unit to learn about the incredible development of the science of the physical universe.
  • Water chemistry

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    This Water Chemistry unit from the University of South Australia focuses of the chemical and bio-chemical processes of water and wastewater.
  • Microbiology 1

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    Microbiology 1 will develop your knowledge base and practical skills in microbiology, with a focus on microorganisms that impact human health.
  • Multivariate Statistics

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    Multivariate Statistics is an online unit offered by Swinburne University of Technology, that will teach you how to design and execute studies and statistical analysis for scientific purposes.
  • Environmental Biology

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    Learn about the intricacies of the natural ecosystems found on our planet with this online Environmental Biology unit offered by Murdoch University.

Science news & views

Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in the ACT?

With a large number of public sector jobs set to get the chop, where will the jobs be in the ACT? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS investigates the opportunities won and lost for the nation’s most highly educated workforce.

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High school students abandoning maths and science

A recent Sydney University study has found that HSC students are losing interest in maths and science.

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Study to earn more in 2014

PayScale’s Wage Index has shown that, against all the odds, media and publishing employees can expect more in their pay packets.

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Three career lessons from Breaking Bad

We take a look at what career lessons you can learn from AMC's Breaking Bad, from meth to morality, and everything in between.

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