Biology is the natural science that involves the study of life and living organisms, including their physical structure, chemical composition, function, development and evolution. Are you ready for the lab?Find out more
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The practical focus of our Bachelor of Science courses gives graduates the skills for professional employment in biology-related positions in research, industrial, teaching and government agencies, as well as science-based businesses.
"I've always had a passion for animals"
Conservation and Wildlife Biology student Shanaaz Badat talks about her ECU experience.
"The benefits of doing a work placement while studying"
Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management) student Melissa talks abouther experiences completing a Work Integrated Learning placement in a government agency, giving her an opportunity to travel and to clarify her career goals.
"The lecturers are of the highest standard and are always approachable and personable"
I’ve always been really interested in the natural environment and concerned with the multitude of stresses which threaten its condition.
ECU’s course offered the perfect avenue to enable me to understand the way catchments and ecosystems function and how we can successfully manage our environment and natural resources.
The great thing about ECU is the combination of both theoretical and practical course components which I believe will make me highly employable.