The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Australia is a dynamic university dedicated to providing quality on-campus and online study programs for students of all study levels from over 110 countries. USQ is ranked Australia’s number one university for graduate salary[1] and has a five-star rating for internationalisation and employability[2].

About Us

In over 50 years, USQ has become a prominent teaching and research institution, providing education from three campuses (Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich), an outreach hub (Stanthorpe), online and through trusted education partners.

Today, USQ maintains outstanding community support and provides current and relevant programs of study to build students’ careers to excel in the current competitive global environment.

USQ is a leader in its key, chosen research fields, such as agriculture, engineering, and built environment, astrophysics and health, and has been acknowledged for its achievements via the Australian Research Council’s 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings. USQ has achieved ERA ratings for 18 research fields as ‘well above world standard’ and 12 research fields as ‘above or at world standard’[3].

Programs and Courses

USQ’s campuses provide students with a community-focused and career-centered experience. Smaller class sizes allow for greater lecturer-to-student engagement and increased peer connections. Over 25 000 students from across Australia and around the world choose to study at USQ in:

  • Agriculture & Environment
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Aviation
  • Business & Management
  • Media & Communication
  • Education & Teaching
  • Information Technology
  • Law and Criminology
  • Nursing & Allied Health
  • Psychology & Human Services
  • Science & Engineering
  • Surveying & Built Environment
  • Visual & Performing Arts
  • Research
  • English Language & Pathway Programs

USQ Toowoomba is a regional university campus equipped with a wide range of facilities and support services catering to student needs. It offers the complete on-campus experience with residential college accommodation and a great range of student life activities complementing the academic program.

Toowoomba’s relaxed lifestyle and family-friendly atmosphere is a great choice for students wanting relief from large city life whilst still pursuing their career goals. Toowoomba is located just 1 hour and 45 minutes from Brisbane and 2 hours from the Gold Coast.

USQ Springfield provides a student-focussed educational environment with the latest in program delivery and technology. With high-quality facilities such as a digital production and performance hub and a world-class flight simulator, it has close industry ties to link students with work experience opportunities. It is located about 45 minutes from Brisbane city.

USQ Ipswich offers custom-built paramedical training facilities and new clinical nursing laboratories, a midwifery simulation centre, sports fields, café and gym. USQ has been part of the Ipswich community since 2006 and has now over 1000 students studying at this campus, featuring a stunning library with a living rainforest. USQ Ipswich is a 55 minute drive from Brisbane city and is accessible via public transport.

Online

Join over 70 percent of USQ students who choose to achieve their career goals through online study. With over 100 courses available, students have flexible online classrooms to choose where, when and how they study.

Scholarships

USQ offers a range of bursaries and scholarships catering to students from all backgrounds. These are regularly updated.

International student support

USQ ensures students get the most from their learning experience by offering flexible study options in a supportive environment. Whether students study on-campus or online, they have access to dedicated Student Relationship Officers to provide support during every stage, from enrolment, right through to graduation.

As an international student arriving to study with USQ in Australia, students are offered the following:

  • Free airport collection and transfer to accommodation (for newly arriving students)
  • Free daily intercampus shuttle bus service
  • Residential colleges and advice about off-campus accommodation
  • International student career advice
  • Student welfare, health, counseling and wellbeing
  • Multi-faith support and services
  • Regular student events and activities
  • Disability resources
  • Career development
  • Library resources, including study support.

Where to stay?

USQ facilitates the accommodation in its three campus locations. In Toowoomba and Springfield, on-campus accommodation is available to provide a friendly, residential community environment for students. In close proximity to the Ipswich campus, independently owned and operated off-campus accommodation is available.

Research

USQ is committed to conducting research that is academically relevant and contributes innovations to benefit our communities, nation and the world.

USQ’s research culture is to make a difference and its researchers engage, collaborate and understand stakeholders and industry to deliver world-changing solutions.

USQ facilitates a wide variety of research programs across multiple disciplines within its research institutes, centres, faculties and schools. Its three institutes and nine centres represent its vibrant and supportive research environment, contributing to success in its key areas of research excellence as measured by the Australian Government's Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) ratings.

Research excellence

USQ strives to produce pioneering research with global reach and impact. It has various research strengths evident across a range of key research areas.

The world-class quality of its research efforts have been confirmed by results from the 2018–2019 Australian Research Council’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report[4].

The following research areas were rated:


[1] Good Universities Guide, 2020

[2] Quacquarelli Symonds, QS Stars 2019

[3] Australian Research Council’s 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings.

[4] Australian Research Council’s 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rankings.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)

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Open a window to the past

Archaeologists give us the chance to see how people lived in the past, and how they interacted with one another and the environment. Studies of the material traces of the past also help people to make important decisions about property, resources, and cultural heritage in the present day.

Within the Bachelor of Arts (Archaeology), you will learn from some of Australia's most respected archaeologists, with opportunities to get hands-on through practical archaeological training, including field methods and laboratory analysis.

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Want to become a professional writer? Through the Bachelor of Arts (Creative and Critical Writing) you can develop and refine your ability to write engaging works for dif ... [+]

Become the writer you’d love to read

Want to become a professional writer? Through the Bachelor of Arts (Creative and Critical Writing) you can develop and refine your ability to write engaging works for different audiences and markets. Learn to act creatively and think critically about writing, and produce compelling, professional narratives in fiction and non-fiction. You will experiment with diverse forms, genres, and styles of writing and learn how to conceive, write, edit and proofread your work to a publishable standard.

Industry collaboration

You will work collaboratively with other emerging writers, editors and publishers to produce online and print publications. This major will provide you with an understanding of the art of creative writing, as well as introduce you to the theories and philosophies that inform professional writers and the writing industry.... [-]

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Understand the global political climate

Interesting and ever-changing, the global political climate is a combination of relationships between nations, political systems and ideologies, economies, security regimes, policy frameworks and institutional structures.

The Bachelor of Arts (International Relations) gives you the chance to learn how countries and regions interact on a global scale and explore the issues these relationships can face. You will also gain a strong understanding of Australian domestic and international affairs.

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Explore the world of journalism with the Bachelor of Arts (Journalism Studies). Throughout this major, you will learn about the history and development of the free press ... [+]

Discover the history of journalism

Explore the world of journalism with the Bachelor of Arts (Journalism Studies). Throughout this major, you will learn about the history and development of the free press from lecturers with decades of journalism experience. You will study the practices of news institutions in the modern world and gain an understanding of the theories and principles that govern them.

Bachelor of Arts students who wish to become industry practicing journalists should study the Journalism 12 unit extended major.

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Graduates will be equipped for a career as a journalism scholar, researcher, or media commentator/specialist.

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Be the voice

Why study public relations with us? Public relations practitioners are the voice of organizations and corporations. They communicate between media, customers, suppliers, community, government, industry, employees and other groups that interact with the organization they work for.

Our Bachelor of Arts (Public Relations Studies) degree will give you important industry skills, teaching you how to create public awareness campaigns and improve organization, public, and media relations.

Our lecturers are active in the industry and have connections for referrals and internships. We also have a Public Relations Advisory Committee of senior practitioners who are always keen to provide students advice and help them gain internships.... [-]

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With the Biology major in the Bachelor of Science, you will gain a broad knowledge in biology, chemistry, and communications, as well as the option of more detailed knowl ... [+]

Gain a broad understanding of science

With the Biology major in the Bachelor of Science, you will gain a broad knowledge in biology, chemistry, and communications, as well as the option of more detailed knowledge in disciplines such as biochemistry, genetics, microbiology, and physiology. This degree will give you a strong grounding for a range of science-related careers or for more specialized postgraduate study.

Career outcomes

As a graduate, your career opportunities include; research officer (universities, defense, CSIRO, DPI, industry, government, and health), the technical officer (labs), agricultural scientist, technical/sales representative in pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnological industries, molecular biologists, microbiologists. After further study, you would be able to become a biotechnologist, dietician, research scientist, a secondary science teacher, or medical specialist. Employment opportunities also exist in laboratory work in agricultural, food, health, medical, veterinary, educational and industrial settings, plant breeding, science journalism.... [-]

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If you would like to study computing and science then this is the degree for you. The Bachelor of Science (Computing) develops your skills and knowledge in several key ar ... [+]

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Dynamic, global and in demand

If you would like to study computing and science then this is the degree for you. The Bachelor of Science (Computing) develops your skills and knowledge in several key areas of computing, including software development and computer systems. You can combine your computing skills with other scientific studies. This is a great study path if you would like to become a teacher of secondary science and computing.

Problem-solvers and innovative thinkers

USQ’s computing degrees are flexible and relevant to a workforce that thrives on science and technology. As a graduate, you will become a better problem-solver and an innovative thinker. You will possess a high academic standard and competitive advantage in a career that is dynamic, global and in demand.... [-]

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Do you want to study a science degree by distance or on-campus to position yourself for an exciting career in the emerging ‘green’ professions? With a focus on climatolog ... [+]

A grounded flexible ‘green’ degree

Do you want to study a science degree by distance or on-campus to position yourself for an exciting career in the emerging ‘green’ professions? With a focus on climatology, ecology, and conservation, the Bachelor of Science (Environment and Sustainability) is designed for those of you wanting to explore environmental science, biodiversity conservation, and practical aspects of climate change mitigation and adaptation and natural resource management for more a sustainable future. Want to understand more about major environmental issues and the social, political and environmental implications of human impacts on the globe? We look forward to sharing our knowledge and experience with you.... [-]

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Indulge your passion for food and science

The food industry is adding value to the country’s great strength in agriculture and increasingly delivering exports into the world’s markets. You can be part of Australia’s largest manufacturing industry by studying USQ’s Bachelor of Science (Food Science) and discover the science behind the development of new food products.

You will learn about food chemistry and analysis, food processing and product development, as well as food safety. You will also develop an understanding of the effects of food components on human nutrition and health.

USQ is at the forefront of the developing market for ‘functional foods’ such as purple carrots and Queen Garnet plums. The University is a world leader in functional food research (ERA National Report, 2015).... [-]

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Extend your undergraduate specialization

The Bachelor of Science (Honours) gives you the opportunity to extend your knowledge and skills in the specific discipline area that interests you. Building on your undergraduate studies in Chemistry, you will have the opportunity to increase your knowledge through research. You will conduct, and report on, a research project under the supervision of a staff member with the appropriate expertise.

The Honours program will give you an appreciation of the professional standards required of the practicing scientist, and the ethical challenges presented by modern science and technology. You will also participate in research teams, be introduced to advanced experimental and literature research methods, and have opportunities to make contact with the wider scientific community in the local region, elsewhere in Australia and overseas.... [-]

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Combine rigor and logic

Do you want to play a leading role in science, education, industry, and society? Combining the rigor and logic of a scientific approach with the specifics of a professional area, the Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) is designed for those of you interested in finding patterns in numbers, space, and abstractions. Offering courses in algebra and calculus, high-performance numerical computing and foundation mathematics, the innovative degree utilizes online technologies to improve the learning experience.

Career outcomes

Would you like to work for the Australian Bureau of Statistics, one of the ‘big four’ banks, an insurance company, in computing, logistics, engineering or finance? Well, graduates of this degree are in high demand in a variety of industries. Specific jobs include work as a Mathematician, Operations Manager, Financial Analyst, Systems Analyst, Supply Chain Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Data Mining Researcher, Speech Processing Researcher and Market Researcher. Many of our students also find work as secondary or tertiary maths teachers following further study.... [-]

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Swirl, sniff, sip, spit and study

Do you have dreams of growing your own grapes or producing some wine in Burgundy, Margaret River or the Granite Belt? Do you want to be an important part of an exciting and growing industry? Dream no more. USQ’s Bachelor of Science (Wine Science) is the only degree of its type in Northern Australia and it will not disappoint.

Utilising a purpose-built $8.5 million education and training facility, the Queensland College of Wine Tourism, this degree offers on-site training in commercial vineyards, wineries, winery laboratories, and sensory analysis in association with regional wine shows. Who could resist a residential school in the heart of one of Australia’s burgeoning wine districts? Highly applied and analytical, the course is suitable for school leavers, international students, producers and those of you looking for a career change.... [-]

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USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in Accounting is a career-oriented degree designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge for a career as an accounta ... [+]

Prepare yourself for a professional career

USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in Accounting is a career-oriented degree designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge for a career as an accountant.

Accounting is a critical component of any company or organization. Accounting as a profession has seen a major shift in recent decades, from a strictly financial focus of economic accountability to a more complex role within business organizations and management. The accounting profession has also expanded to include areas such as information systems, insolvency, and forensic investigations.

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Studying Business Economics as your major in USQ's Bachelor of Business and Commerce will lead you to understand how businesses manage people, capital, and resources, as ... [+]

Prepare yourself for a professional career

Studying Business Economics as your major in USQ's Bachelor of Business and Commerce will lead you to understand how businesses manage people, capital, and resources, as well as deal with external forces such as competition and government policy in order to best achieve the firm's goals. Business economists conduct research, collect and analyze data, monitor economic trends, develop forecasts and can play a leading role in advising senior management on strategic decisions.

Business economics provides you with the ability to analyze and reason and communicate results concisely. This major can be complemented by a second major or minor in related areas such as law, finance, accounting or IT.... [-]

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With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in finance you will learn about the financial side of running a business, namely managing money and investments. You ... [+]

Take control of business finances

With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in finance you will learn about the financial side of running a business, namely managing money and investments. You will cover the fundamentals of financial environments and modern analytical techniques and apply your study to various areas of the financial spectrum, learning the ins and outs of business finance, stockbroking, investment management, international financial management and financial economics.

You also have the option to choose a second major from a range of business and commerce fields to shape the career you want and strengthen your position. For example, a double major in accounting and finance is one of our most popular combinations.... [-]

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Become a leading workplace expert

With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce become a leading workplace expert on strategies and practices for guiding and partnering with employees so that the people working for the business are motivated to provide a source of competitive advantage for the business.

This is becoming increasingly challenging as workplaces become more diverse and place greater emphasis on work-life balance in order to recruit, retain and develop top talent. Your studies will cover courses such as organizational behavior and management, talent management, workforce design, risk mitigation, work health and safety, workplace relations, enhancing employee performance, organizational learning, strategic human resource management, managing knowledge and leading organizational change.... [-]

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Prepare yourself for a career in business

Firms conducting business in an increasingly global working environment need employees who understand how to deal with the challenges facing them. With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce (International Business) prepares you for such a role with a unique blend of business and international relations courses alongside the opportunity to learn a language (Indonesian, Mandarin or German) as a second major, or choose from a wide range of business and commerce related fields.

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Are you creative, self-motivated, like to work in a team, organized but flexible, and most of all are interested in how people think and act? Then USQ’s Bachelor of Busin ... [+]

Deliver value to customers and organizations

Are you creative, self-motivated, like to work in a team, organized but flexible, and most of all are interested in how people think and act? Then USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Marketing) may be the degree for you. Marketing encompasses the steps taken to position your product or services into the hands of potential customers. As such, it can focus the energy and resources of an organization to their best potential for maximum gain in the marketplace.

The marketing major provides you with opportunities to learn relevant marketing theories and principles in a real-world context through the use of case studies and applied activities. You will also have the opportunity in your final year to complete a professional work experience course where you’ll work with an organization to complete a project.... [-]

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Sustainable business is highly topical, generating a huge amount of political and social interest. With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Sustainable Business) you ... [+]

Learn the skills to guide businesses into the future

Sustainable business is highly topical, generating a huge amount of political and social interest. With USQ’s Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Sustainable Business) you will focus on business operations, as well as gain an understanding of the science that underpins the need for sustainable practices and the knowledge to find effective and practical solutions to the issues that face business. Areas that are covered include environmental studies, biodiversity, conservation, environmental law, sustainable economies, sustainable business and sustainable accounting and finance.

Business leaders with strong environmental backgrounds will be increasingly sought after. By expanding your knowledge into a second area of specialization (major) from a range of business and commerce fields, you can strengthen your position in the marketplace. A popular option is to combine sustainable business with a finance major.... [-]

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Create compelling media

Want to produce television/radio programs, create animation, develop a documentary or understand the ins and outs of video and sound production? USQ’s Bachelor of Communication and Media (Television and Radio) provides a practical environment for students interested in the professional use of media broadcast technologies.

You will have access to USQ’s remote access radio and television studios. You will also receive valuable practical experience through USQ's strong industry links to some of Queensland’s best-known media organizations.

Career outcomes

You can pursue a career as a production technician, studio room operator, animator, camera operator, production coordinator, digital board operator, audio-visual producer or post-production supervisor.... [-]

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Expand your passion for creative arts and enhance your musical abilities through our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Music). This degree will help you to further dev ... [+]

Further practical and theoretical skills

Expand your passion for creative arts and enhance your musical abilities through our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Music). This degree will help you to further develop your practical and theoretical skills in music. Throughout your studies, you will gain independent research skills, learn to apply theory, and develop academic expertise. This degree also gives you the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge through a dissertation you will write under supervision in your area of interest.

Career outcomes

This degree will give you specialized and advanced training in the area of music performance, giving you the edge you need to succeed in the industry. You will have the practical skills and knowledge necessary to become a soloist or part of an ensemble, jazz performer, repetiteur, music critic, music administrator, librarian, concert promoter, accompanist, orchestral musician, scholar, studio teacher and secondary school teacher (with further study).... [-]

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Expand your passion for theatre with our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Theatre). Throughout this degree, you will master your choice of theatre performance, theory ... [+]

Master your choice of performance style

Expand your passion for theatre with our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Theatre). Throughout this degree, you will master your choice of theatre performance, theory or stage management at Australia’s second oldest actor-training institution whilst being supported by our expert staff.

This degree offers you the opportunity to experience an equal mix of studio practice and theory led learning, allowing you to create your own performance material and acquire the skills necessary to sustain a career in theatre. You will also develop an advanced understanding of the nature and impact of drama and theatre in human society.

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Advance your understanding of visual arts theory and practice with our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Visual Arts). This degree will allow you to critically analyze ... [+]

Advance your career

Advance your understanding of visual arts theory and practice with our Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Visual Arts). This degree will allow you to critically analyze a range of historical and contemporary issues and explore their impact on the arts and society. You will also have the opportunity to complete a dissertation under supervision in your area of interest.

Career outcomes

This degree will further your skills, giving you the edge that you need to succeed as a practicing artist, secondary school teacher (with further study), art critic, librarian, curator or in the areas of arts administration, studio and gallery management, community arts and arts research.... [-]

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Are you interested in a career in early childhood education? USQ’s Bachelor of Early Childhood will give you the attributes required in the early childhood education and ... [+]

Child-centered learning

Are you interested in a career in early childhood education? USQ’s Bachelor of Early Childhood will give you the attributes required in the early childhood education and childcare sector. With an emphasis on the knowledge, skills, practices, and values inherent in contemporary understandings of best practice in early childhood education, you will be well positioned to work with children and families in an array of early learning environments.

With USQ, you will have the chance to study your early childhood degree online, on-campus, or a combination of both.

Gain professional experience

You will receive practical career experience with 80 days of targeted professional experience placements. It is suggested, for both international and domestic students, that 50% of professional placement is carried out in Australia.... [-]

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A Bachelor of Education at U.S.Q. will give you the skills, knowledge, and experience for a stimulating and rewarding career as a teacher. This program is designed to pro ... [+]

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A rewarding career

A Bachelor of Education at U.S.Q. will give you the skills, knowledge, and experience for a stimulating and rewarding career as a teacher. This program is designed to produce graduates who are prepared and confident in their teaching ability. You will study with professionals who have experience in the classroom and will learn in a flexible, engaging and dynamic environment. This program offers:

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The Bachelor of Engineering Science will give you the technical knowledge and skills to practise as a graduate engineering technologist. Gain hands-on experience, work wi ... [+]

Be prepared for the industry

The Bachelor of Engineering Science will give you the technical knowledge and skills to practice as a graduate engineering technologist.

Gain hands-on experience, work with professional equipment and learn the highly sought after skills you will need in the industry.

Majors

Agricultural Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Systems Engineering Electrical and Electronic Engineering Environmental Engineering Infrastructure Management Mechanical Engineering Power Engineering.

Professional Accreditation

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Engineering Science, you will be eligible to apply for membership with Engineers Australia as an Engineering Technologist. After gaining experience from working in the field, you can apply for chartered status as an Engineering Technologist.... [-]

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Build the next step towards your future with USQ’s Bachelor of Engineering Science (Civil). With the opportunity to study externally or on campus, the Bachelor of Enginee ... [+]

Build your future

Build the next step towards your future with USQ’s Bachelor of Engineering Science (Civil). With the opportunity to study externally or on campus, the Bachelor of Engineering Science gives you the flexibility to adapt your study to your life. Get hands-on with the practical courses, work with professional equipment and learn the highly sought after skills you’ll need for the workforce.

With all forms of engineering infrastructure surrounding us through our roads, buildings, bridges, dams, and pipelines; it’s obvious that Civil Engineers play a major role in society. Learn the fundamentals of design, planning, and construction of major infrastructure projects and develop the knowledge and skills that will allow you to achieve success.... [-]

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Be a part of the emerging generation of power engineers and gain the experience to work in a vast range of major industries. Study while you work, either via distance edu ... [+]

Work in a vast range of industries

Be a part of the emerging generation of power engineers and gain the experience to work in a vast range of major industries. Study while you work, either via distance education or on campus, giving you the flexibility to adapt your study to your life.

Why Power?

Be at the forefront of sustainable electricity generation, transmission, and utilization and prepare for the future of power in Australia. With current course content, you will be prepared to take on the challenges of modern power engineering. Your study program allows you to work in power plants and analyze the use of expert equipment to apply your practical knowledge in the industry.... [-]

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With constant advances in technology, internet speed, and social media, professionals are facing the challenge of capturing, storing, transferring and organizing large qu ... [+]

Learn to capture and transform Big Data

With constant advances in technology, internet speed, and social media, professionals are facing the challenge of capturing, storing, transferring and organizing large quantities of data. USQ’s Bachelor of Information and Technology (Data Analytics) will equip you with cross-disciplinary skills to capture, process and interpret large volumes of data and communicate the valuable information to the intended audience.

You will explore computing, statistics, data mining, information systems, data management, sorting, and presentation, as well as problem-solving, project management, teamwork, communication, and ethics.

Apply your skills in our High-Performance Computing facility with cutting edge and industry-related technologies. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.... [-]

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Our Applied Computer Science major is all about giving you the skills to solve computer-related problems. With rapid advances in technology and new applications being dev ... [+]

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We live in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. Our world needs people with the skills to realize the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new technologies, and to help businesses and organizations navigate through this maze.

The information and communications sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals, with the expectation that this shortfall will continue into the future. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.

Why Applied Computer Science?

Our Applied Computer Science major is all about giving you the skills to solve computer-related problems. With rapid advances in technology and new applications being developed constantly, it is hard to say what those problems will be. One thing is for sure, though, it is going to be exciting finding out.... [-]

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If you know you want a career in IT but don’t want to narrow your focus too early, the Information Systems Development major is ideal. You will gain a broad range of skil ... [+]

Join an exciting and dynamic sector

We live in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. Our world needs people with the skills to realize the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new technologies, and to help businesses and organizations navigate through this maze.

The information and communications sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals, with the expectation that this shortfall will continue into the future. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.

Why Information Systems Development?

If you know you want a career in IT but don’t want to narrow your focus too early, the Information Systems Development major is ideal. You will gain a broad range of skills with the aim of helping you become a versatile and adaptable employee, equally adept at addressing both technical and business issues.... [-]

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USQ’s Bachelor of Information Technology (Information Technology Management) is a career-oriented degree designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you will need ... [+]

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USQ’s Bachelor of Information Technology (Information Technology Management) is a career-oriented degree designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you will need to work in ICT - a sector worth 4.6% of Australia’s GDP. You will start your specialization in your first year and have numerous opportunities to put your learning into practice through an industry-based learning experience or project. You also have the option to choose a second major from a range of business, commerce and science courses to shape the career you want and to strengthen your position.

Why Information Technology Management?

The use of information technology in the success of a business is varied, from electronic commerce, database design and implementation, security, network management, service management and enterprise resource systems.... [-]

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The Networking and Security major will equip you with state-of-the-art skills in network design, management, security and systems development, and administration. You wil ... [+]

Join an exciting and dynamic sector

We live in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. Our world needs people with the skills to realize the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new technologies, and to help businesses and organizations navigate through this maze.

The information and communications sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals, with the expectation that this shortfall will continue into the future. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.

Why Networking and Security?

The Networking and Security major will equip you with state-of-the-art skills in network design, management, security and systems development, and administration. You will become familiar with problem-solving in computer networks, VoIP, video conferencing, network services administration, and gain the professional skills to apply them in the communication sector, healthcare, government institutions, and IT firms. After completing the major courses, you will gain the knowledge and skills required for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) industry certification.... [-]

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If you are seeking a career in law, USQ’s 3-year Bachelor of Laws degree will get you there sooner. Accredited by the Legal Practitioners Admissions Board as an academic ... [+]

Start your career in law sooner

If you are seeking a career in law, USQ’s 3-year Bachelor of Laws degree will get you there sooner. Accredited by the Legal Practitioners Admissions Board as an academic qualification for admission as a lawyer in Queensland, USQ’s Bachelor of Laws is one of only a few degrees which can be completed in 3 years.

Your studies will prepare you for practice as a solicitor or barrister in Queensland or a legal practitioner elsewhere in Australia, but a law degree also prepares you for many other careers in business, commerce, and government.

You can study on-campus at either Springfield or Toowoomba or via distance education and be surrounded by experienced and approachable lecturers and fellow students who are as passionate about law as you are.... [-]

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Do you want to work as a psychologist? You’ve come to the right place. USQ’s Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) is developed specifically for those of you who wish to becom ... [+]

Develop a professional portfolio

Do you want to work as a psychologist? You’ve come to the right place. USQ’s Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) is developed specifically for those of you who wish to become practitioners. As such the program places a heavy emphasis on developing both research and professional skills including a deep understanding of the ethical principles that inform psychological practice. In each semester from your first at USQ, you will be involved in research projects and in activities that foster psychological professional skills.

Along the way, you’ll pick up plenty of practical experience in a supportive environment. You’ll start out doing placements in the second year and clock up further hours in the third year. Current students are working at places like Drug Arm, Disability Services, Queensland Police, local schools, NGO’s and in the private practices. Psychology can be a challenging profession, but by the end of the degree you will have had exposure to treatment regimes and will have had experience in the administration psychological tests.... [-]

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