Course Description

You will gain specialised skills and practical knowledge for a professional career in the biological, clinical, chemical, physical and mathematical sciences.
In your first year, you will study core science courses. From your second year onwards, you will choose a major that suits your interests and career plans. You can undertake laboratory work in state-of-the-art facilities or fieldwork, depending on the major you choose. In your final year, you can participate in industry internships to gain employment-relevant experience.
You will have access to experts from renowned research centres such as the Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD), the Centre for Quantum Dynamics, Queensland Micro and Nanotechnology Centre, the Institute for Glycomics, the Australian Rivers Institute and the Environmental Futures Research Institute.
Majors (from 2017)

Applied Mathematics (Gold Coast, Nathan)
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Gold Coast, Nathan)
Chemistry (Gold Coast, Nathan)
Clinical Sciences (Nathan)
Geography (Gold Coast, Nathan)
Marine Biology (Gold Coast)
Microbiology (Nathan)
Physics (Gold Coast, Nathan)
Wildlife Biology (Gold Coast, Nathan)

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $9,185 total course cost.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at Griffith University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 71.1% (national average 67.0%)
Improved skills: 85.9% (national average 85.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 85.6% (national average 83.7%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Griffith University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at Griffith University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 47.3% (national average 57.2%)
Studying full time: 56.5% (national average 45.2%)
Median full time salary: $51,600 (national average $55,300)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Griffith University Code: 1018