Science Courses

Stunning facilities, inspirational teaching and professional recognition await those undertaking our Science degrees.

The Science facilities at Western Sydney University span three campuses and include Anatomical, Biological and Chemical Facilities, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance facility, the Mass Spectroscopy Lab and Confocal Bio-Imaging Facility. If you are working with animals, there is the Australian Freshwater Turtle Research Facility, as well as the Mammal and Reptile House.

Our Hawkesbury campus is also home to a dedicated Crime Scene House.

Depending on the major and electives chosen, your career opportunities include roles in industry, research, forensics, patents, quality control, universities, product development, environmental analysis, scientific instrumentation, medical laboratories, and technical management. You will also have the option of becoming a secondary school science or mathematics teacher or you might pursue a high-level research career by a Master of Research.

Course NameLocationDurationATAR
Bachelor of Medical Science Campbelltown; Hawkesbury 3F / 6P 75.55; 75.55
Bachelor of Medical Science (Advanced) Campbelltown; Hawkesbury 3F 90.00; 90.00
Bachelor of Natural Science (Advanced) Hawkesbury 3F 90.00
Bachelor of Natural Science (Animal Science) Hawkesbury 3F / 6P 70.00
Bachelor of Natural Science (Environment and Health) Distance 6P 70.00
Bachelor of Natural Science (Environmental Management) Hawkesbury 3F 70.00
Bachelor of Science Campbelltown; Parramatta; Hawkesbury 3F 76.30; 73.00; 75.55
Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science) Campbelltown; Parramatta; Hawkesbury 3F / 6P 90; 90; 90
Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences) Campbelltown; Parramatta; Hawkesbury 3F / 6P 73.00; 73.00; 75.55
Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) Campbelltown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 73.00; 75.55
Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science) Hawkesbury 3F / 6P 73.00
Bachelor of Science (Forensic Science) Hawkesbury 3F 80.00
Bachelor of Science (Mathematical Science) Campbelltown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 73.00; 75.55
Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Food Sciences) Hawkesbury 3F 73.00
Bachelor of Science (Zoology) Hawkesbury 3F 74.65
Bachelor of Science (Zoology) / Bachelor of Natural Science (Animal Science) Hawkesbury 4F / 8P 75.80
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Arts Parramatta 4F 75.55
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of International Studies Parramatta 4F 75.55
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Business Campbelltown; Parramatta 4F 73.00; 75.55
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Laws Campbelltown; Parramatta 5F / 10P 95.00; 95.00
Bachelor of Science / Master of Teaching (Secondary) Campbelltown; Parramatta; Hawkesbury 4-4.5F 74.00; 74.00; 76.00
Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security Hawkesbury 3F/6P 70.00

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.