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Dual Major

Computational Science and Geographical Sciences

Bachelors of Commerce/Science

Learn how to plan for sustainable futures in both natural and built environments with this compelling dual major.

You'll covers climate change and its major effects, such as water scarcity and the planet's loss of biodiversity.

This dual major sees graduates in high demand for roles in natural resource management, national parks and wildlife conservation, ecotourism, planning the delivery of human services, environmental consultancy, environmental monitoring and pollution control, teaching and research, meteorology and Geographic Information Systems.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for geography

QS World University Rankings 2020

43 in the world for geography

QS World University Rankings 2020

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:

  • Biodiversity specialist
  • Environment officer
  • Land management officer
  • Natural resources commissioner

Graduate salary

Business and management (undergraduate)

$55K–$57K

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Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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