Deakin University

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Marine Biology)

Deakin University
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
March

Why study this course

This program enables students to experience learning about everything marine: from coral reefs to icebergs, estuaries to oceans, the surf zone to the deep abyss. This course provides students the opportunity to explore the diversity in aquatic systems and expand their knowledge of living and non-living components in marine and coastal ecosystems and catchments. Students will be able to develop and apply their understanding of environmental sustainability, and use scientific methods and tools to practice sustainable management of natural resources within marine and coastal environments, relevant to both Australia and overseas.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV in a related discipline; OR
  • Completion of a Diploma in any discipline; OR
  • Completion of relevant study at an accredited higher education institution equivalent to at least two Deakin University units; OR
  • Relevant work or life experience

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Warrnambool

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Deakin University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Student ratings of Deakin University courses

Deakin University
4.3
(865 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
89%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
88%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.3
Balance between theory and practical work
4.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.3
Assistance to help you find a job
3.3
Quality of online study portal
4.5
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Bachelor of Environmental Science (Marine Biology)

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  • Study options available at your campus
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Bachelor of Environmental Science (Marine Biology)

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