Diploma in Science Extended - Natural Science

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If you missed out on applying for university to start in Autumn session, you may still be able to study in 2019 with our Mid-Year intake.

Study at a world-class university, globally recognised for its research strengths and innovations in teaching. Apply today to start your unlimited journey.

Study Science. Major in Discovery

Study a major in Animal Science, you’ll study animal behaviour, health and welfare, nutrition, production/reproduction, human-animal interactions, vertebrate biodiversity and wildlife science.

On the other hand, a major in Environmental Science focuses on the increasingly complex causes of today's environmental problems, including urban development, global climate change, persistent organic pollutants, decreasing biodiversity and sustainable use of natural resources.

When you successfully complete the 16-month Diploma in Science (Extended) from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Natural Science (Animal Science) or Bachelor of Natural Science (Environmental Management) at Western Sydney University.

To apply, you don’t need an ATAR; all you need are ambition and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. Our Extended Diplomas also cover extra introductory units that will prepare you for success in your tertiary studies and beyond.

At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor courses. Your success starts here.

Your ATAR Doesn’t Determine Your Future. You Do.

Course structure

Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

This course is available to Domestic students only. International students should see one of the following courses:

Fees and delivery

Fees: $17,535*

*Maximum Student Contribution for the indicated period of study based on a full-time study load with no units failed or repeated.

Delivery: On campus

This course is available to Domestic students only. 

Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.

 

 

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"The learning experiences I've had have enriched my life and cemented my desire to work towards a better food future for all."

— Megan Hounslow. Bachelor of Natural Science (Advanced).

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.