Where will this take me?
With this major you might pursue careers in research and development areas including astrophysics, quantum computing, medical physics, meteorology, mining, scientific instrumentation, or synchrotron science.
Or you could consider roles in telecommunications, government, teaching, patent law, communications, or consulting within government or private enterprise.
You can find our graduates working for employers including universities, Telstra, Deloitte, ANZ, PwC, and the Defence Science and Technology Group.
If you wish to continue your studies at graduate level, this major is a great foundation for the Master of Science (Physics).
Depending on the subjects you take in your Bachelor of Science, a range of other graduate degrees may be possible – in fields as diverse as science and technology, health sciences, teaching, law, business, humanities and more.
If you complete a masters course with a significant research component, you can go on to study a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), or another graduate research program.
This will set you up for a rewarding career in research with a university, research institute, government, or technology company.