Get a great introduction to science and technology with specialisations that suit your career goals with this flexible and versatile Bachelor of Science course from Edith Cowan University.
You’ll have the flexibility to choose two majors in scientific disciplines that appeal to your skills and interests while building a broad knowledge base in scientific concepts and practices.
Other options available to you in this course include studying overseas for part of your degree and enrolling in electives in the humanities that allow you to pursue a postgraduate teaching qualification.
Get professional experience while you study! This course offers the opportunity for students to undertake a semester long Work Integrated Learning placement with a relevant industry partner, giving you insight into your future work environment.
You may be eligible to apply for this course at ECU if you meet the following requirements:
- Hold a minimum indicative of ATAR of 70 (or equivalent); OR
- Have undertaken a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) qualification at the appropriate level; OR
- Have previously completed units of study at University level; OR
- Hold a STAT result that meets ECU’s standard requirements; OR
- Have completed a bridging or enabling course; AND
- Meet ECU’s English Competency requirements and special entry requirements (see below).
Please note that School Leaver applicants will require completion of WACE or equivalent. If none of the above applies to you, but you have work and life experience, you may be eligible to apply via ECU’s Experience-Based Entry Scheme.
Special Admissions Requirements: Please note that one or more of the majors of this course have admission requirements.
What You’ll Learn
In this science course, subjects you may study include:
- Case Studies in Science
- Professional Science Essentials
- Introductory Statistics
- Form and Function in Biology
- Origins and Evolution of Life
- Chemistry for the Life Sciences
- Physics of Motion
- Waves and Electricity
- Work Experience Project
Available majors include:
- Addiction Studies
- Applied Chemistry
- Biological Sciences
- Computer Science
- Conservation Biology
- Data Science
- Environmental Management
- Health Promotion
- Human Biology
- Marine and Freshwater Science
- Occupational Safety and Health
- Sports Science
Why study with Edith Cowan University?
Since opening in 1991, Edith Cowan University (ECU) has established itself as the go-to Australian university for a quality learning experience. Students graduate among some of the best in the world and have continued to serve society in many important roles.
ECU produces winners because they are a winner! In 2018 Times Higher Education ranked ECU in the world’s top 150 universities under 50 years old, and the Good Universities Guide has given them a 5-star rating for teaching quality 12 years straight.
From social work, youth work, nutrition, engineering, technology, management and more, ECU offer a host of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that’ll excel your career and expose you to new levels of success. Enquire today and see where an ECU qualification can lead you!
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.