UWA Handbook 2017

Course details

Doctor of Science

The degree of Doctor of Science is awarded for independent and original research which constitutes a substantial and distinguished contribution to the knowledge and understanding of any branch of learning with which the Faculty is concerned. The candidate's work should demonstrate a high degree of innovative thinking in the development and testing of hypotheses and new investigative procedures, and should be recognised as such by the scientific community at large.

Course overview

Course overview

Course titleDoctor of Science
Award abbreviationDSc
Course code50910
Course typehigher doctorate
Statuscurrent / 2017
Administered byFaculty of Science
COURSE DETAILS
  
Intake periodsThroughout the year
Attendance typefull- or part-time
Delivery modeinternal
Locations offeredUWA (Perth)
Course Coordinator(s)Science Student Office
ENQUIRIES AND COURSE ADVICE
  
Course adviceScience Student Office
Senior Adviser (Postgraduate)
6488 7333
postgrad-science@uwa.edu.au

Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.

Course structure

Course structure

The University Policy on: Higher Doctorates applies to the Doctor of Science.


See also the rules for the course and the Student Rules.

Rules

Rules

Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures

The University Policy on: Higher Doctorates applies to the Doctor of Science.