36 months
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36500 AUD/year
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About

The Marine Biology degree at Flinders University provides you with the ability to acquire extensive knowledge in marine biodiversity, ecology, genetics, conservation, fisheries and related areas, and builds transferable skills.  

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Overview

Why study Marine Biology at Flinders University  

  • Learn from internationally eminent marine biologists and oceanographers undertaking world-class research on current issues in marine science
  • Focus on global environmental issues related to the oceans and marine life
  • No background in science required, just an inquiring mind
  • Combines cutting-edge technical and theoretical knowledge with flexibility, allowing you to tailor your progress, skills and knowledge to suit your interests
  • Opportunities to participate in marine-based fieldwork, including field trips to different marine bio-regions

Your career  

The range of specialty areas and career opportunities are expansive. There are marine biologists who study the basic biochemistry of marine organisms, or the growth or behaviour of individual plants or animals. Some adopt an even larger perspective and study how entire marine ecosystems function.

Potential occupations include:

  • marine biologist
  • marine and coastal community education officer
  • oceans science project officer
  • marine policy officer
  • marine parks scientist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evolution of Biological Diversity  
  • Molecular Basis of Life  
  • Marine Biology   
  • Marine Sciences  
  • Nature of STEM  
  • Biostatistics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

108 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 033068G  

  • The minimum entry requirement is comparable to an ATAR of 65, please note that some Flinders programs require higher than a comparable ATAR of 65. For further information please see the individual requirements for programs on the course listings.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36500 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8036 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8036 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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