This dual degree will appeal to students who want a strong foundation in science, complemented by studies in the visual arts. Both degrees offer plenty of flexibility, allowing you to tailor your studies to suit your interests and career goals.

With 24 majors – from bioinformatics and chemistry, to psychology and statistics – the Science component gives you the flexibility to try out a wide range of subjects before deciding on your specialisation. Science courses will provide you with a solid education in scientific theory, method and research.

Fine Arts components will encourage you to explore a wide range of artistic processes, techniques and media through theory and practice. World-class facilities, workshops and equipment are at your disposal as you develop your talents in animation, visual effects, interactive media, painting, photography, printmaking or sculpture.

Program Code


UAC Code




Total units of credit (UOC)



Kensington & Paddington

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

  • Anatomist
  • Conservation scientist
  • Product analyst
  • Science communicator
  • Visual artist
  • Arts administrator
  • Arts journalist

Assumed Knowledge

Chemistry; Mathematics; Visual Arts plus one of Biology, Earth and Environmental Science, Mathematics Extension 1 or Physics (depending on chosen area of study)

Entry requirements

2018 Lowest Rank


2019 Guaranteed Entry


2018 A Levels
2018 IB Diploma


2018 QLD OP


How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply.

For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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Annual Tuition Fee


Commonwealth Supported Place - Student Contribution Bands apply for this dual award degree. See single degrees for the applicable fee bands.

* The student contribution for a Commonwealth Supported Place is an indication only of the amount payable in Year 1 based on a standard full-time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). The actual student contribution you will pay depends on your individual program of study and the calendar year in which you enrol. Actual fees are calculated upon enrolment.

Student contribution amounts are subject to annual review by the University and will increase each year of your period of study (subject to caps determined by the Australian Government), effective at the start of each calendar year.

The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only – other fees and charges are not included.

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