Natural and Physical Sciences

Natural and Physical Sciences is the study of all living organisms and inanimate natural objects, through experiment, observation and deduction.

The theoretical content of Natural and Physical Science field includes:

  • Atmospheric sciences
  • Biological processes
  • Chemical reactions
  • Geological composition and structures
  • Laboratory methodology
  • Mathematical and statistical techniques
  • Observation and measurement
  • Scientific method
  • Subatomic particles and quantum mechanics
  • Thermodynamics and entropy.

The main purpose of this field of education is to develop an understanding of the workings of the universe, and to extend the body of scientific knowledge.

This study area comprises the following fields of work:

  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Earth Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Other Natural and Physical Sciences.

Subscribe to StudyPerth's newsletter to keep up to date with the latest news and events!

Our stakeholder newsletter is delivered monthly, and the agent newsletter every two months. Both are a great way to hear the latest news on StudyPerth and the wider education industry. Our international student newsletter is delivered monthly with upcoming student events, current student discounts, and more.