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Dual Major

Computational Science and Marine Science

Bachelors of Computer Science/Science

This dual major lets you combine the exploration and understanding of unique marine environments with learning state-of-the-art technologies.

UQ has the largest marine research facilities of any Australian tertiary institution.

Graduates can seek job opportunities in engineering and consulting companies, fishing and aquaculture industries and food technology. 

You could also work in marine parks, ecotourism, marine resource development, museums, pharmacology, teaching, or wildlife conservation.

Highlights

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:

  • Marine environmental consultant
  • Fisheries research scientist
  • Marine biologist
  • Marine research officer

Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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How you'll learn

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

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials

What you'll study

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

  • Introduction to Bioinformatics
  • Marine Science
  • Fish, Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Marine Ecology and Conservation