School of Biological Sciences
Biological knowledge is crucial in our day-to-day lives, and for the long term survival of our natural environment. The School of Biological Sciences offers programs that focus on expanding human knowledge and improving our quality of life. Our degrees are current with scientific advances, just as our research centres are at the forefront of international collaborative discovery. We pride ourselves on our strong connection between research, researchers and teaching, and know the importance of ensuring our graduates have the skills that employers require. This is why there is such a strong demand for our graduates amongst Medical Research Institutes.
6 December 2017
More than a third of patients arriving at Illawarra emergency departments have alcohol or drugs in their system. Neuroscientist Dr Lezanne Ooi and Clinical Pharmacology Researcher Prof. Wilf Yeo are working together, considering a pre-treatment screening program, to cope with the growing problem. More details on this research at: https://www.facebook.com/WINNewsIllawarra/videos/1997724150244318/.
For those unsure of the area of biology that they wish to specialise in. This is a flexible degree which can lead to jobs in industry or further study and research.