Curtin University

Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)

Curtin University
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
3 yearsfull-time
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
July

Why study this course

This course combines a comprehensive background in geological principles with a practical emphasis on mineral, petroleum and groundwater resources and their environmental management. Geology is the study of the Earth and its resources. It is designed to produce career-ready professionals trained to discover new resources, and develop and manage these resources in an environmentally responsible manner.


Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
50%
Roles related to this course: Geologist and Geotechnical Engineer.

Recognition

This program is recognised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Perth

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

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

Career Insights

Explore roles related to this industry:

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Geotechnical Engineer
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)
Curtin University
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Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)Curtin University
Graduation date2014
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Good facilities, state of the art learning and teaching tools, practical hands on field trips, great alliance with industry, my first job I got was because I have a degree from Curtin School of Mines. It can be hard to juggle work and study with this degree.
Published May 2018
Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)Curtin University
Graduation date2016
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Staff support wasnt that good, even course content should include more industry related softwares etc.
Published Apr 2018
Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)Curtin University
Graduation date2016
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
overall a good coarse to study, but very costly inregards to field trip expenses

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Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)

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