Environmental Biology
Curtin University

(Tuition fee is not stated)
3-4 years

Course Description


Bachelor of Science (Environmental Biology) - BSc(Curtin) - MJRU-ENBIOScience and Engineering
Guaranteed ATAR 70 This is the ATAR level at which an offer of admission is guaranteed, subject to any other non-ATAR criteria being met.
Location Bentley
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 3 years full time

Environmental exploitation has taken a serious toll on the planet. Environmental biologists are needed to solve issues such as environmental degradation, the impacts of urban and regional development, mining, oil and gas extraction and processing, as well as biodiversity loss and pollution.

Find out more about studying Environmental Biology at Curtin

What the course involves

In this course you will learn how organisms are structured and how they interact with their surroundings. You will study areas such as environmental management, botany, genetics, ecology and ecotoxicology, which examines the effects of contamination on ecosystems.

You will also gain skills in zoology, biomonitoring, conservation biology and environmental management. Working in both the laboratory and the field, you will develop practical skills combined with a strong scientific foundation. You are encouraged to develop specialist interests through project work and industry-based work experience.

You can study this major as part of a Science and Arts or Science and Commerce double degree. 

See the Courses Handbook for the structure of this part of the double degree.

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