Bachelor of General Studies (Science)

Charles Sturt University
Duration: 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time
Qualification: Bachelor Degree
Location: Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Orange, Wagga Wagga

Drawing on the Faculty of Science’s extensive portfolio of subjects, as well as other faculties’ subject offerings and approved tertiary study you have previously undertaken, this degree aims to increase your potential to meet diverse vocational needs in an increasingly broad variety of science environments.

  • Versatile offering – The Bachelor of General Studies (Science) may suit you if you know you want to study but are unsure which areas interest you; want to mix scientific disciplines that are not offered in another course; wish to start university study in a supportive environment that builds your academic skills, or you’re seeking to return to study after a break; wish to study a generalist science course or subjects as a pathway to another tertiary degree; need an opportunity to finish your science-based university degree.

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Units Of Study:

This course of 192 points duration consists of:

  • Restricted elective subjects (160 points; 20 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from undergraduate subjects offered by the Faculty of Science and the School of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences
  • Elective subjects (32 points; 4 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from any undergraduate subjects offered by Charles Sturt University.
Online Course: Yes
Funding Available: Yes

Eligibility Criteria :

A completed High School Certificate (or equivalent), with an ATAR of at least 65, inclusive of any eligible adjustment factors.
Successful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
A completed AQF Certificate III or higher level qualification.
50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.
A completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
STANDARD English Language Proficiency requirements. Refer to for the specific requirements.

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