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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Marine and Antarctic Science - Sustainable Aquaculture

Course code: #P3L

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Marine and Antarctic Science - Sustainable Aquaculture

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $39,294 AUD

  • Application fee

    Free

  • Duration

    3 years

  • PSW

    4 years

  • Min GPA

    65 out of 100

  • CRICOS Code

    081797J

Highlights
Practical Experience
Work-Placement

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-February 31-October-2021 2021-10-31
Winter-July 31-March-2022 2022-03-31
Fall-February 31-October-2022 2022-10-31
Winter-July 31-March-2023 2023-03-31

Overview

Bachelor of Marine and Antarctic Science - Sustainable Aquaculture

Marine and Antarctic Science degree is the only one of its kind in Australia and is offered at one of the best places in the world for temperate marine studies. 

It gives you the skills and knowledge for a career in the exciting, growing and globally critical marine, fisheries, aquaculture, and Antarctic sectors.

Sustainable Aquaculture Major

Sustainability is the key to the future of the aquaculture industry. 

Designed with industry needs in mind, gain knowledge and skills to create innovative processes that provide sustainable environmental, economic, and community benefits to, and from, the aquaculture industry.

Practical experience

Your university learning experience goes well beyond lectures, labs and tutorials with study opportunities that take your learning into Tasmania’s thriving aquaculture industry, and nature’s classroom right on UTAS doorstep: the Southern Ocean.

Group work, projects and field trips provide extra challenges, and you have significant opportunities to engage with industry, and work alongside world-class researchers.

Your learning experiences also benefit from the strong relationships and proximity to international experts and industry-leading facilities including the Australian Antarctic Division, CSIRO, and CCAMLR

You will have the opportunity to pursue work experience and research projects with these organisations, including field trips to coastal sites around Tasmania.

Work placement

Tasmania has thriving aquaculture and marine research sectors for you to engage with and learn from while you study, with work placement and experience opportunities are available for all study options.

It offers opportunities for placements and research projects within businesses, non-government organisations, and research centres. 

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$46,794

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $6,168
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,500
Tuition 1 person $39,294

Hourly wage

Min wage

21.38 AUD / 1 hour

in Australia every student can work 40 hour per fortnight

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Official translations of documents in a language other than English

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6
5.5
listening
5.5
writing
5.5
speaking
5.5
reading

TOEFL

72
9
listening
19
writing
16
speaking
10
reading

PTE

50
42
listening
42
writing
42
speaking
42
reading

Cambridge

169
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

If your goal is to study for an undergraduate or post-graduate degree at the University of Tasmania, UTAS can help you achieve this with its English for Academic purposes courses - EAP1 and EAP2.

Improve your academic English skills and meet the English entry requirement for your chosen degree with the UTAS Access-Direct Entry course.

Successful completion of this program at the relevant level satisfies the English requirement for University of Tasmania undergraduate and post-graduate studies.

You won't need an English test score to enter the University of Tasmania if you successfully complete this program.

ProgramDurationEntry RequirmentsPathway
General English 110 weeks

IELTS 4 - No band < 3.5

TOFEL 31

PTE 26

General English 2
General English 210 weeks

IELTS 4.5 - No band < 4

TOFEL 34

PTE 29

General English 3
General English 310 weeks

IELTS 5 - No band < 4.5

TOFEL 40 - writing 12

PTE 35 - No band < 32

EAP 1
EAP 110 weeks

IELTS 5 - No band < 5

TOFEL 40 - writing 14

PTE 38 - No band < 35

EAP 2

Foundation Studies

Advanced Diploma

EAP 210 weeks

IELTS 5.5 - No band < 5.5

TOFEL 46 - writing 18

PTE 46 - No band < 42

UTAS undergraduate &

postgraduate degrees


Academic background and requirement

Admission to undergraduate courses at the University of Tasmania requires completion of qualifications equivalent to Year 12 Australia.

You can also meet the General Entry Requirement for this course with the following qualifications or prior studies:

  • Completion of an equivalent AQF Certificate IV or above
  • Complete or incomplete (minimum 25 credit points) of previous tertiary study at Bachelor level or higher

Course Specific Requirements

This major does not have any course specific requirements.

China: 

Middle School   70% overall for all graded subjects undertaken

India: 

All India Senior School Certificate    65% overall for all subjects undertaken excluding work experience, physical and health education and general studies

Indian School Certificate (ISC)         65% overall for all graded subjects undertaken

Foundation Studies Program:

Foundation Studies programs are a direct academic pathway to first-year undergraduate degree study, or equivalent. 

The programs act as a bridging course for international students who wish to study a university undergraduate degree course but don’t yet meet academic requirements and/or have the English language skills for tertiary study.

Career opportunities

  • Fishery Resources Specialist
  • Sustainable Seafood
  • Aquaculture Manager
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Hatchery and Nursery Manager
  • Aquaculture Farms Technician

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