The health of our oceans is essential to a sustainable future. Develop skills in marine science under the guidance of world-leading marine and environmental researchers at our National Marine Science Centre in Coffs Harbour.
As you move between the classroom, cutting-edge laboratories and unique marine locations, you’ll explore global environmental issues such as marine pollution, coral reef ecology, and marine mammal conservation. A degree from Southern Cross will develop your practical skills and knowledge to seek solutions for the management of our precious marine resources.
Marine science leads to a range of exciting career outcomes:
- Marine biologist and ecologist
- Documentary researcher
- Marine park planner or ranger
- Marine tourism operator
- Fisheries manager