When you study science at the University of Newcastle, you will have the opportunity to specialise in an area of interest through an extensive majors program.

Bachelor of Science

What you will study


Study science and Newcastle UniversityA major is an area that you can specialise in within your science degree.  It allows you to gain detailed skills and a strong understanding of key principles in your chosen speciality. There is also the opportunity to undertake a double major to maximise your skill and knowledge base. The Bachelor of Science offers 11 majors so that you can tailor your degree to suit your interests and career objectives.

Find out more about the Bachelor of Science majors:

If you perform well in your Bachelor of Science you are encouraged to undertake another year of study to obtain an Honours degree, which will give you a competitive edge and enhance your career prospects.

For more detailed program information about the Bachelor of Science, please refer to the handbook.

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