18 months
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About

This Applied Science (Biological Sciences) programme at University of Tasmania provides you with the opportunity to acquire advanced current knowledge in Biological Science. In addition, you will develop a capacity for independent research and problem-solving that can lead to workplace research and/or a degree by higher research (Masters or PhD). 

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Overview

Objectives

At the completion of the Applied Science (Biological Sciences) programme at University of Tasmania  you will have:

  • acquired advanced current knowledge in Biological Science topics covered in the course;
  • acquired advanced research skills that can lead to workplace research and/or a HDR course;
  • engaged in research and development projects in Biological Science; 
  • developed the ability to apply advanced current knowledge, skills and principles learned in the course to your respective workplace contexts;
  • developed an understanding how the field of Biological Science can be applied to solve global problems from a scientific perspective.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Plants of Tasmania
  • Plants in Action
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Functional Biology of Animals
  • Tasmanian Fauna: Ecological and Evolutionary Studies
  • Field Botany
  • Behavioural and Evolutionary Ecology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
50
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Credits

200 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
50
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 081318G

The Master of Applied Science may be completed in 3 or 4 semesters depending on level of qualifications on entry, and discipline preparedness of the specific candidate.

3 Semester Prerequisites

  • A Bachelor degree in a science field with a major in Biological Science completed to a standard of achievement that is deemed acceptable by the College.

4 Semester Prerequisites

  • A Bachelor degree in a science related area, and some background (e.g. minor sequence) in Biological Science completed to a standard of achievement that is deemed acceptable by the College. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41988 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 62983 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.

Living costs for Hobart

1204 - 2001 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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