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.
Courses within sciences
Bachelor of Biological Science
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Biological Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Biomedical Science
Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Environmental Science (Environmental Management and Sustainability)
Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Environmental Science (Marine Biology)
Bachelor of Environmental Science (Wildlife and Conservation Biology)
Bachelor of Forensic Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Forensic Science
Bachelor of Forensic Science/Bachelor of Criminology
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science (Honours)
Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science
Doctor of Philosophy - Environmental science
Doctor of Philosophy - Biology and chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy - Health
Doctor of Philosophy - Health and disease
Doctor of Philisophy - Information technology
Master of Applied Science - Health
Master of Applied Science - Health and disease
Master of Philosophy (Electromaterials)
Master of Science - Information Technology
Master of Science - Environmental science
Master of Science - Biological and chemical sciences
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.
Students are able to seek out opportunities for real world experience in labs, both within and outside of the uni.
Associate Professor/Course Director, bachelor of forensic science
Design your own degree
Our Bachelor of Science offers flexibility, with 12 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.
Gain professional accreditation
Deakin is the first university in Australia, and the only university in the Asia-Pacific region, to offer a professionally accredited forensic science degree. The Bachelor of Forensic Science is accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences in the UK.