Bachelor of Geology

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Bachelor of Geology

JCU is the only Australian university to offer a Bachelor of Geology degree, a vocationally-oriented professional qualification concentrating solely on Geology.

Your JCU Geology studies take place in tropical North Queensland, where the University has strong links with mining and allied engineering industries and government bodies. Practical field work and the industry connections you can make throughout your studies mean that when you graduate, you'll be ready to begin a well-paid career in Australia or internationally.

Townsville, Cairns
1st year only available in Cairns
Start dates
February, July
3 years full-time
Part time available
Study mode
On campus
Assumed knowledge
Assumed knowledge: English, Maths B. Recommended study: at least one of Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Geography, Maths C or Physics

What is Geology?

This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.