Two new postgraduate science degrees at Deakin University

Deakin University have announced the introduction of two new postgraduate science degrees from Trimester 2 (July) 2018.

Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

The Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics is a cutting-edge course providing hands-on experience of the latest techniques in biotechnology and bioinformatics research as well as up-to-date bio-processing and production technologies. Strong industry links ensure that guest lectures from key industry partners are embedded into each unit to provide students with an understanding of industry-engaged research and commercialisation in the biotechnology environment. Students also have the opportunity to participate in site visits and are required to undertake a Research Project in a Biotechnology related field.

Start dates: Trimester 1 (March) or Trimester 2 (July)

Duration: 2 years

Campus: Geelong Waurn Ponds

Master of Sustainability

With globalisation, population growth and climate change affecting economies around the world, issues of ‘sustainability’ become increasingly critical.   Throughout the Master of Sustainability, students will acquire advanced knowledge and contemporary skills in the multidisciplinary approaches to examining environmental impacts, why they occur and to developing appropriate solutions to managing these impacts. Explore how we can learn to meet the needs of the present without permanently negatively impacting our future.

Start dates: Trimester 1 (March) or Trimester 2 (July)

Duration: 2 years

Campus: Burwood

If you would like to find out more about studying at Deakin University or about the range of postgraduate science degrees available in Australia, contact Study Options to talk to an advisor.

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