About the Faculty
Prepare to be surprised
Are you interested in the world around you? The Faculty of Science and Information Technology provides study and research programs in fast-moving fields that make our world tick. Blending sciences, mathematics, IT, communication, and design, our Faculty offers degree programs at a number of campuses, including offshore. Wherever appropriate, these programs carry professional accreditation.
Our main fields of study include:
- Biological, Chemical and Marine Sciences
- Biotechnology and Food Science
- Exercise and Sport Science
- Environmental Science and Resource Management
- Mathematics and Statistics
- Physical Science
- Visual and Graphical Design
- Information Technology
Study with the best
Our Faculty is big enough to be comprehensive and small enough to be personal. We care about our students, teaching, and research. We take time to talk to and help students. We regularly monitor and revise our degree programs, so that they stay current. Our academics have won major teaching awards, and our teaching is informed by latest developments.
Most of our academic staff are active in research, many at the highest international levels. This means that students are taught by experts. Students are exposed to and can participate in our research, which is focused on new concepts and technologies that will be the basis for tomorrow's world.
Our degrees are not simply job tickets. They provide a foundation of knowledge, skills and attributes that allow graduates to move with the times and contribute actively and responsibly to society. We have a strong focus not just on today’s careers, but on tomorrow's. So, take a look at the Faculty of Science and Information Technology - and prepare to be surprised!