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Physical sciences and mathematics

Do you enjoy problem solving, critical analysis and scientific discovery? Science and mathematics are at the heart of new discoveries, inventions and technology. Courses in this area can develop your knowledge in subjects such as chemistry, physics, biochemistry, statistics or industrial modelling. You'll learn how to apply your studies to real-world problems and situations, and have opportunities to work in environments where research and discovery abound.

Online courses

These courses are delivered online, giving you the flexibility to study when and where it suits you, without having to attend lectures or tutorials on campus.



Geographic and Geospatial Information Science

Free online courses (MOOCs)

MOOCs are free online courses available to anyone and Curtin's MOOCs are delivered through external online study platforms.


If you don't meet our entry requirements, there are still plenty of ways to gain entry to Curtin.

Enabling Course for Science, Engineering and Health

This one-year course will give you a solid understanding of science and maths, and can help you qualify for Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Engineering and other science degrees. Learn about the Enabling Course for Science, Engineering and Health.

StepUp to Curtin Scheme

Stepup grants bonus ATAR points based on your circumstances or location, and could help make you eligible for admission into Curtin courses. Learn about StepUp to Curtin.

Portfolio entry

If you don't have the marks to qualify for university, you can now submit a portfolio to gain entry into a Multidisciplinary Science, Fine Art or Marketing degree.

Our other enabling courses are:

Other ways to get into Curtin include: