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Help solve two of the biggest problems facing humans today: global warming and our dependency on fossil fuels.

You could provide solutions through the study of ecology, evolution and conservation, plant pathology, physiology and biotechnology.

Use your knowledge to become a researcher, consultant or teacher with multinational companies, universities or government departments.

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Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Environmental scientist
  • Agronomist
  • Environmental adviser

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Fungi and Plant Diseases
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Microbe and Insect Interactions
  • Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

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