Deakin’s Bachelor of Environmental Science (Wildlife and Conservation Biology) gets you out of the classroom and into nature. Learn how to capture and handle native animals, measure the health of ecosystems, survey wildlife populations, develop conservation strategies and even have the opportunity to visit global biodiversity hotspots.Deakin is a leader in the environmental science education sector, with this specialised course being the first of its kind to be offered in Victoria.
As a graduate of the Bachelor of Environmental Science (Wildlife and Conservation Biology) from Deakin University, you’ll be qualified for a career in wildlife conservation and management, or in environmental science more generally, and ready to take up challenging roles such as:
- wildlife officer
- conservation officer
- wildlife manager
- park ranger
- project officer
- environmental consultant
- research scientist
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- Cells and Genes
- Ecology and the Environment
- Biodiversity: A Global Perspective
- Physical Geography
- Biology: Form and Function
- Society and Environment
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesBiodiversity & Conservation Animal Sciences Environmental Sciences View 43 other Bachelors in Animal Sciences in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Prerequisite subjects
- Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
- This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection consideration
- Personal statement
- If you wish for your professional, work, life or community experience to be considered you are required to complete and submit a personal statement.
- CRICOS code: 055286D
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International37000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 37000 AUD per year during 36 months.
National8223 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8223 AUD per year during 36 months.
- National - Commonwealth Supported Place
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.