Choose an Extended Major:

You will need to choose a major by the beginning of your second year. Our 1st year study plans will set you on the right track towards a major that interests you. Some study plans will keep your options open for more than one major.

If you are unsure or undecided about your major you can use the First Year Course Map to help you select courses that will keep a number of major options open to you upon completion of your first year.

Listed below (and in the right-hand menu) shows all of the majors on offer, and the first year courses they require you to complete.

To choose the right courses for your intended major complete the following steps:

  1. Browse the information about each major (listed below) that interests you.
  2. Review a study plan. Some study plans lead to more than one major option.
  3. View the First Year Course Map to help clarify which major options will be available to you.
  4. Enrol in all compulsory and recommended courses.
  5. Select and enrol in electives from the table.
  6. Learn about the structure of the BSc.
  7. Refer back the Starting at UQ website for your next step