Science

UNSW Foundation Studies offers two Science Streams. Students considering undertaking a Science Stream should have higher mathematical ability. The Physical Science Stream is designed for students wishing to undertake an Engineering or Science degree. The Life Science Stream is designed for students wishing to undertake a Biological or Health Science degree.

Physical Science: for students with higher mathematical ability and intending to study an Engineering or Science degree.
Life Science:  for students with higher mathematical ability and intending to study a Biological/Health Science degree.

 

'I've always wanted to be an Engineer, the UNSW Foundation Studies Science stream makes certain that I'm well prepared for my major at the university.'

- Hamany from Saudi Arabia

UNSW Foundation Studies Science Stream

wdt_ID Subjects Units Physical Science Life Science
1 Academic English 10 Yes Yes
2 Mathematics (for Science) 12 Yes Yes
3 Chemistry 10 Yes Yes
4 Computing Studies 6 Yes Yes
5 Physics 10 Yes
6 Biology 10 Yes
7 Total Units 48 48

Popular Degree or Diploma Programs

These are the degrees you could be doing in UNSW Sydney upon successful completion of your Foundation program in the Science stream.

Engineering, Medicine, Renewable Energy & Photovoltaics, Aviation, Computer Science, Optometry, Vision Science, Nanotechnology, Science, Medical Science, Health & Exercise Science, Biological & Biomedical Sciences, Environmental Sciences & Management, Biotechnology, Psychology, Food Science & Technology. A full list of programs can be found here.

If you do not meet the entry requirements to UNSW Sydney, why not consider an alternative pathway via the UNSW Diploma program