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Drive innovation and discovery.

Science and mathematics are the pillars of invention and technological advancement. At Curtin, you can develop expertise in areas such as biochemistry, industrial modelling, physics, biomedicine and more, to apply your learning to real-world situations.

Physical sciences, geoscience and mathematics

Why choose Curtin

You’ll gain insights into the impact of scientific research and graduate ready to work in an environment of pioneering research, exploration and discovery.

Work experience

Our medical radiation course includes 45 weeks of clinical experience in hospitals, private practices and rural and regional sites.

Professional recognition

Our courses are highly regarded by industry, including Curtin’s applied geology degree which is recognised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, and our medical radiation science degree, recognised by the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia.

Graduate outcomes

The job market for careers within this study area are expected to increase, including actuaries, mathematicians and statisticians, which is expected to grow by 11% by 2026, and medical technicians to grow by 20.7%.

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Curtin geology student Diana Carmona undertaking fieldwork in the Australian outback

Hear what our graduates have to say

I loved studying geology at Curtin. The equipment there is top notch. I completed two lots of vacation work during my course. Working at a gold mine gave me insight into the industry and grew my professional network. I also worked in an engineering geology consultancy and decided this would be my career after I graduate.

Diana Carmona, Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Applied Geology)

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