Bachelor of Science (Professional)

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

BA-SC2PROF Degree including work placement Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Bachelor of Science (Professional) provides you with a broad science overview with the ability to specialise and complete a built-in 12-month work placement.

The course aims to equip you with the skills, knowledge and key theoretical insights required to work in a range of professional scientific environments. You'll practically apply what you learn through project-based units of study, which are a distinctive feature of the course.

Drawing on the expertise of leading teachers, researchers and a variety of industry experts, the course allows you to tailor your degree and develop a unique range of interdisciplinary skills.

The topics covered seek to blend a range of key scientific skills and knowledge required by current and projected industry needs.

All our bachelor degrees include a guaranteed Work Integrated Learning opportunity, which could be a placement, internship or industry-linked project. This Professional Degree includes a mandatory 12-month paid work placement. You'll benefit from Swinburne’s unique industry partnerships, gain invaluable full-time work experience and earn credit towards your degree. In Grand Challenges in Science (NPS30003), you’ll also have the opportunity to work on an individual research project to develop valuable research and development skills.

Heads-up! If you would like to study our new Space Technology co-major as part of your studies, it's easy to find!
Just choose your major and scroll down the page until you see the heading ‘Other studies’. Click on 'co-major' and choose ‘Space Technology’. All that’s left to do is explore the units, apply and enrol!

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 28 February 2022

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210931 (CSP)
  • 3400210933 (IFP)