48 months
34700 AUD/year
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In the Advanced Science - Coastal and Marine Science (Hons) program from Curtin University you will study Marine Science with an emphasis on marine biology, oceanographic sciences and resource management.

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In this Advanced Science - Coastal and Marine Science (Hons) program from Curtin University you'll study marine science with an emphasis on marine biology, oceanographic sciences and resource management. Fields of study include biology, sustainable aquaculture, environmental impact assessment, marine taxonomy/biodiversity, marine ecology, geomorphology and the physical environment of the coastal zone.

The curriculum focuses on Australian marine ecosystems; however, international case studies are incorporated. This degree is an opportunity to meet the need for increased research into coastal environments while managing the sustainability of current and future anthropogenic activities within marine and coastal systems.


  • Aquaculturalist
  • Ecotoxicologist
  • Environmental officer
  • Fisheries scientist
  • Marine scientist
  • Natural resource manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research, Leadership and Entrepreneurship in Science 
  • Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences
  • Quantitative Biology
  • Applied Genetics
  • Fisheries and Wildlife Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


800 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 095949E

Curtin University welcomes applications from International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma students. You’re eligible to apply to Curtin if you have:

  • achieved a full IB Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points in six subjects.
  • fulfilled Curtin University’s English proficiency requirements.
  • fulfilled the course prerequisite requirements, if applicable. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34700 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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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