Graduate Certificate of Science (General)
- CRICOS: 069701A
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- 4 units
- 0.5 year/s or part-time equivalent
Personalise your study in science
USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Science (General) specialisation allows you to choose four courses across any of the Graduate Certificate of Science specialisations to personalise your degree to meet your professional and career aspirations. Explore subjects of interest across a variety of areas, such as mathematics, wine science, astronomy, physics or applied data science to increase your knowledge in the field of science.
Other specialisations in the Graduate Certificate of Science include: Agricultural Science, Applied Data Science, Applied Climate Science, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Environment and Sustainability, Mathematics for High School Teaching, Mathematics for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, Psychology in Schools, Science for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Wine Science.
If you are enrolled in the External study mode in this degree, you will have the opportunity to come on-campus for residential schools, where you will attend face-to-face lectures and tutorials, use the facilities and meet staff and other students.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (4 units) in this program:
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
This program includes an on-campus residential school component that involves travel, accommodation and meal expenses.
- 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent.
- equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption procedure.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:
- Semester 1, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.
- Semester 2, 2020 - Monday 13 July 2020.