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Applied Science (Biological Sciences)

Master
18 months
Duration
41988 AUD/year
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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

We recommend that 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

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

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.

CRICOS: 081318G

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41988 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 62983 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in. 

Funding

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