Sciences

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Science plays a key role in finding solutions to world issues. From reducing our carbon footprint and the impact of climate change on our planet to stem cell research and the use of forensic science techniques to solve crime.

Explore the possibilities that science offers

Gain more than a degree when studying science at Deakin. Our hands-on, practical and flexible approach - along with industry collaboration and expert teaching staff - prepares you for your science career ahead.

Finish with a global perspective

You'll graduate with more than just a degree. You'll have worldly skills and a global education. 

How? Through our Global Science and Technology Program, which allows you to travel throughout your degree.

More than just a qualification

Get real-world experience through innovative and practical programs, and develop the skills employers want. 

Our Work Integrated Learning Program can help you incorporate a full or part-time industry placement that's credited towards your degree.

Research and teaching excellence

Our teaching and research staff are experts in their fields, with broad international links and experiences.

Much of our science research is conducted in partnership with government departments, industry, and leading international scientists.

Students are able to seek out opportunities for real world experience in labs, both within and outside of the uni.

Michelle Harvey

Associate Professor/Course Director, bachelor of forensic science

Design your own degree

Our Bachelor of Science offers flexibility, with over 10 possible study areas – from biology and chemistry through to mathematical modelling and environmental science. Want to expand your career path further? Combine your science studies with arts, commerce, law or teaching.

Find out more about our science courses

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