Doctor of Applied Science (DASC) (Doctoral Degree)

University of Southern Queensland Australia

Cricos: 00244B

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The award
Doctoral Degree

How long you will study

Domestic course fees
AUD 21320 per year

How you will study

Course starts
find out

International course fees
AUD 23800 per year

All study options

About Doctor of Applied Science (DASC) at University of Southern Queensland

Extend your qualifications in your chosen scientific research discipline with USQ's Doctor of Applied Science. With a focus on advanced professional development, you will gain technical and research skills to independently evaluate relevant scientific theories, implement research methods and make significant contributions to the scientific profession. Unique to Australia, this degree gives you online access to a range of research facilities including our Remote Access Labs, a High Performance Computing cluster, and Mt Kent Observatory.

Doctor of Applied Science or PhD?

The Doctor of Applied Science is for the science professional looking to further expand their skills, knowledge and qualifications. The degree also provides an equivalent and efficient alternative pathway to PhD studies to achieve a Doctoral qualification through a complementary combination of coursework and research project work.

Within this degree, your studies will include 8 units of discipline-based coursework and research methodology studies, before embarking on 16 units of independent research. It is also possible for you to undertake industry-based scientific research projects, with the support of technical supervisors.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardDoctoral DegreeHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study find out
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesAUD 21320 per yearInternational course feesAUD 23800 per year

Entry requirements for this course

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