Whether you’d like to join the forefront of agricultural research or improve food security to make the planet a better place, a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Agriculture) will give you highly sought-after skills for a huge range of careers.
The Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Agriculture) bring you into the multidisciplinary world of agriculture, as you examine how living systems interact with their non-living surroundings, and economic and social constructs. In this degree, you’ll gain knowledge in four key areas: soil and water science; plant production; animal production; and agribusiness.
You’ll graduate armed with the skills to embark on a huge range of careers from scientific research to agricultural policymaking and agribusiness.
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Units Of Study:
- Anatomy and Histology
- Animal Health, Disease and Welfare
- Applied Medical Science
- Behavioural Sciences
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Cell and Developmental Biology
- Computer Science
- Data Science
- Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
- Environmental Studies
- Financial Mathematics and Statistics
- Food Science
- Genetics and Genomics
- Geology and Geophysics
- History and Philosophy of Science
- Immunology and Pathology
- Infectious Diseases
- Information Systems
- Marine Science
- Medicinal Chemistry
- Nutrition Science
- Quantitative Life Sciences
- Software Development
Eligibility Criteria :
Admission to this course is on the basis of a secondary school leaving qualification such as the NSW Higher School Certificate (including national and international equivalents), tertiary study or an approved preparation program. English language requirements must be met (where these are not demonstrated) by sufficient qualifications taught in English. Special admission pathways are open for domestic mature aged applicants who do not possess a school leaving qualification, educationally disadvantaged applicants and for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Applicants are ranked by merit and offers for available places are issued according to the ranking. Details of admission policies are found in the Coursework Rule, the Coursework Policy, and Faculty Resolutions.