The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Wildlife Science

The University of Queensland
Institution rating
4.1
Duration
3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

Wildlife Science at UQ Gatton focuses on whole animal biology and the management of wild animals, including their ecology and conservation. Students will gain the ability to implement and evaluate wildlife management programs for captive and free-ranging wildlife. In this program students will develop a deep scientific knowledge of wildlife anatomy and physiology, captive breeding, reproduction, nutrition, health, husbandry, ecology, welfare and behaviour. With excellent wildlife trapping, identification and animal handling skills, students will be able to make a major contribution to the wildlife, game and vertebrate pest management industries in Australia.

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Gatton

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

Visit The University of Queensland's website to find out more about your study options.

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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Wildlife Science
The University of Queensland
3.0
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Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Wildlife ScienceThe University of Queensland
Graduation date2016
Study modeBlended
Student review
The course is relevant and well delivered for the most part. Some of the more irrelevant courses have been removed since I completed the degree. The university itself is prestigious and the quality of the facilities were great. However, even when I had a legitimate medical issue I was made to attend physically demanding classes and was provided with little help. Overall, it is a fine course, particularly if you intend to enter research industries.
The student would not recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.0
Assistance to help you find a job
N/A
Balance between theory and practical work
4.0
Transparency of course fees
5.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
3.0
Quality of online study portal
4.0
Course content compared to what was expected
3.0
Current and industry-relevant content
4.0

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Bachelor of Wildlife Science