A bachelor degree in a related science field is needed to work as a Life Scientist. Many Life Scientists complete postgraduate studies.
Membership with the Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, AusBiotech, the Australasian Systematic Botany Society, the Australian Marine Sciences Association or the Australian Society for Microbiology may be useful.
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
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