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Dual Major

Chemical Sciences

Bachelors of Science/Journalism

Immerse yourself in the incredible world of chemical science, which exploits the strong connections between chemistry and the biological sciences, materials sciences and nano-science.

As a graduate, you can find careers in pharmaceutical and medical research, biotechnology, materials manufacturing or research and development.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for chemistry

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:

  • Senior project chemist
  • Materials scientist
  • Industrial chemical engineer
  • Biomedical technology scientist

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
  • Laboratory work
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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

  • Experimental Chemistry
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Advanced Physical Chemistry