Undergraduate Course Guide 2018

Undergraduate Course Guide 2018
Undergraduate
Course Guide 2018
Cloud Campus   Geelong   Melbourne   Warrnambool




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Open-minded.
  Innovative.
Deakin.
At Deakin, we do things differently. We live
and breathe a spirit of innovation and optimism.                                        2     Deakin University
We foster a progressive community. We shape                                             4     Locations
dynamic, curious thinkers for the real world.
                                                                                        10 Life at Deakin
Deakin is ranked top three in Australia for
                                                                                        12    Study options
graduate employability.* Our courses prepare
you for a real-world career, integrating industry                                       14    Pathways to Deakin
partners, work placements and practical skills                                          16    Applying to Deakin
so you hit the ground running.                                                          18 Scholarships and fees
Discover the impact you can make when you                                               20 Courses at Deakin
start your journey with Deakin University today.
                                                                                        56 Key terms
                                                                                        59 Course index
                                                                                        60 Contact us




*Times Higher Education Global University Employability Ranking 2016



Deakin Hallmarks
Deakin Hallmarks are prestigious
University awards that recognise
students’ outstanding achievement,
at course level, of capabilities that
                                        Communication    Digital       Teamwork    Critical    Problem       Self          Global
are key to employment success.                          literacy                  thinking      solving   management    citizenship
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The university
    where new thinking                                                                                                                                                                                                      'During my time at Deakin I was challenged and


 never gets old
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             encouraged to think outside the box and develop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             my critical thinking skills. Not just to accept any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             information at face value, but to think about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             what else could be there in front of me.'
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jess Holsman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Graduate Diploma of Psychology graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Founder and managing director at seed.ED Educationery
With more than 40 years of experience, Deakin                                                                                                                                                                               and YouTube's Study With Jess
is a multi-award winning university that teaches
more than 53,000 students each year. We offer
students world-class learning experiences across
four Victorian campuses and our online Cloud Campus.
Study at the cutting edge
Access tomorrow’s technology today in our inspiring learning
environments. Learn by doing as you walk through virtual landscapes,
prototype ideas with 3D printing, trade stock in a simulated trading
room, and merge movement and art in our motion capture lab.
                                                                                                                                                     Deakin’s top achievements
Courses to careers
Deakin is ranked top three in Australia for graduate employability.
Our courses integrate real-world expertise with practical skills,
giving you a competitive edge in your future career. Gain direct
                                                                                                                                                     Top graduate employment rate
access to industry through our learning partnerships with some                                                                                       Ranked top three university in Australia for graduate employability.
of Australia’s biggest companies and graduate job-ready.                                                                                             Times Higher Education Global University Employability
                                                                                                                                                     Ranking 2016
Learning without limits
Study when, where and how it suits you at Deakin. Our progressive,
                                                                                                                                                     Top two per cent university worldwide
                                                                            Travel the world                                                         Ranked in the top two per cent of universities
supportive and flexible approach to education helps create successful
                                                                            See the world with an international internship, exchange, study tour     globally by all three international university rankings.
graduates. You might decide to study online, switch between part-
                                                                            or volunteer placement. Get a competitive edge and gain credit towards   QS World University Rankings 2016–2017, Academic
and full-time study, or fast-track your degree by taking extra units –                                                                                                                                                                    Facilities at Centre for Advanced Design in Engineering Technology (CADET)
                                                                            your degree by studying overseas at a Deakin partner university,         Ranking of World Universities 2016, Times Higher
the choice is yours.
                                                                            located in more than 40 different countries.                             Education World University Rankings 2016–2017
Open infinite possibilities
                                                                            Build a better future                                                    5-star rated university
Join the university that’s shaping big-picture thinkers for a big future.
                                                                            Access more than 17 research bodies that advance knowledge,              Rated 5 stars for our world-class
We empower our students to break the conventions of today in search
                                                                            better humanity and preserve our planet. With our sought-after           facilities, teaching and research.
of a better tomorrow. Find your place at the home of young thinking –
                                                                            graduates and ambitious research programs, we aim to make a              QS Stars University Ratings 2016–2017
Victoria’s #1 university under 50 years old.
                                                                            positive difference in Australia and around the world.
                                                                                                                                                     #1 uni under 50 years
                                                                            Online learning revolution                                               Victoria’s #1 university under 50 years old.
 School of Architecture and Built Environment, Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                            Join the thousands of students currently studying online at Deakin’s     Times Higher Education 150 under 50 Rankings 2016
                                                                            Cloud Campus. Online students access the same quality academics
                                                                            and resources as campus students, and enjoy the ultimate flexibility     Most-satisfied students
                                                                            to study anywhere, any time. Choose from more than 160 courses           Voted #1 for overall student satisfaction
                                                                            and experience world-class learning 24/7 using the latest digital        in Victoria seven years running.
                                                                            tools. Find out more on page 12.                                         Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2016




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Locations


Deakin has five campuses, with each offering                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Melbourne Burwood Campus

an engaging study environment and atmosphere.
Cloud Campus
Join our 12,000-strong community of online students. Cloud Campus
students learn with the same top academics as on-campus students,
with the ultimate flexibility to study anywhere, anytime.
•• The Cloud Campus is a virtual campus – in the cloud you’ll engage
   with classes, submit assessments and chat to students and academics.
   All of your study can be done online, using any device, which means
                                                                                           Visit deakin.edu.au/courses/study-online
   you can study from anywhere in the world.
                                                                                           for more information.
•• Students who study online are taught by the same academics as
   on‑campus students, and online courses cover the same content
   as on-campus courses. As a result, studying online means the
   same high-quality course experience, but with greater flexibility.         DeakinSync is a digital study hub that gives you easy access to University resources

•• Online students access a range of tailored support services,
   easy‑to‑use digital tools and resources, and dedicated orientation
   sessions. An experienced student success coach will connect with
   you regularly, providing ongoing support to ensure your personal
   and professional development.
•• Online study is made easy with our personalised digital study hub,
   DeakinSync. Manage everything from your enrolment and course
   material to email, classes and career plan, in one online platform                                                                                                Melbourne Burwood Campus
   tailored to your needs.                                                                                                                                           Our Melbourne Burwood Campus is just 30 minutes from Melbourne’s
•• As an online student you can visit physical campuses and learning                                                                                                 bustling central district in a leafy suburb with many open spaces and parks.
   centres to use facilities, including libraries, printers and fast wi-fi.                                                                                                                                                                         Living on campus
                                                                                                                                                                     •• Melbourne Burwood Campus is our busiest campus, with around
                                                                                                                                                                        26,000 students and 1500 staff.                                             •• On-campus residences accommodate more than 1000 students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       year‑round, with a range of accommodation options, from private
                                                                                                                                                                     •• The campus boasts architecturally impressive buildings and top-notch           studio apartments to private bedrooms within large unit complexes.
                                                                                                                                                                        facilities, including the professional motion capture lab, dance, drama
                                                                                                                                                                        and television studios, food and nutrition labs, IT gaming facilities,      •• Life on campus is so much more than just a comfy bed in a safe
                                                                                                                                                                        and much more.                                                                 building. Our campus-based residents enjoy a range of exclusive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       activities throughout the year. You’ll be connected with a supportive
                                                                                                                                                                     •• Burwood students love the relaxed suburban atmosphere                          student community, and this encouraging environment will ensure
                                                                                                                                                                        and huge choice of learning and social spaces.                                 a balanced study/social life.
                                                                                                                                                                     •• The campus sits alongside parkland, which is great for cycling and walks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Living near campus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• The closest suburbs to our Melbourne Burwood Campus are Burwood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       East, Box Hill South, Camberwell and Ashburton.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• From Melbourne’s CBD it takes about an hour to get to our Melbourne
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Burwood Campus using either train, tram and bus. It is also possible
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       to drive or cycle to Burwood.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• To find accommodation visit Houseme (studystays.deakin.edu.au) –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       our online database of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Visit deakin.edu.au/locations/melbourne-burwood-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    campus for more information.




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Visit deakin.edu.au/locations/geelong-waurn-ponds-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  campus for more information.




                                                                                                                                   Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
                                                                                                                                   You get the best of both worlds at our Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus –
                                                                                                                                   access to world-class programs and superb facilities, as well as a relaxing,
                                                                                                                                   regional environment, close to some of Australia’s best surf beaches.
                                                                                                                                   •• Geelong is on a peninsula, with surf beaches, diving and recreational
                                                                                                                                      fishing all on offer.
                                                                                                                                   •• On campus there are heaps of outdoor areas and spacious new
                                                                                                                                      buildings, perfect for both socialising and studying.
                                                                                                                                   •• Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus offers incredible sport facilities.
                                                                                                                                      The campus is home to Deakin’s Elite Sport Precinct, which includes
                                                                                                                                      an MCG-sized AFL oval, FIFA-grade soccer pitch, eight-lane 400-metre
                                                                                                                                      athletics track, outdoor basketball court and more. A deluxe health
                                                                                                                                      club complete with gym, workout studios and group fitness classes
                                                                                                                                      is also available.
Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                                                                                   Living on campus
Geelong Waterfront Campus                                                                                                          •• We have townhouses, units and apartments available for 790 students
Our Geelong Waterfront Campus is right on the seafront – in the heart                                                                 at our Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, close to classes and our
of Geelong, about an hour away from Melbourne. Originally built as                                                                    sporting grounds.
wool stores in the 19th century, the buildings have been extensively                                                               •• Living on campus gives you exclusive access to residential programs
renovated, creating a modern, impressive campus.                                                                                      including Health and Wellbeing, Social, Academic, Arts and Culture
                                                                                                                                      and Leadership, connecting you in a supportive student environment
•• Geelong is the second-most populated urban area in Victoria
                                                                                                                                      to ensure a balanced study and social life.
   (after Melbourne), with a population of about 180,000 people.
•• One of the world’s most beautiful coastal drives, the Great Ocean                                                               Living near campus
   Road, is just 30 minutes away, complete with famous surf beaches                                                                •• Our Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus is a 20-minute drive from the                    Elite Sports Precinct (above) and CADET (below), Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
   and the occasional whale sighting.                                                                                                 centre of Geelong, so if you choose to live centrally you won’t be far
•• Geelong Waterfront Campus was founded in 1994. It currently                                                                        away from your classes. Closer suburbs to live in include Grovedale,
   has 4330 students and offers 201 courses.                                                                                          Wandana Heights and Highton.
                                                                                                                                   •• You can access the campus by car, train, or the free shuttle bus
Living on campus                                                                                                                      that runs between our two Geelong campuses – and Melbourne
•• The Geelong Waterfront Campus will accommodate its first residential                                                               is just an hour away.
   community of 410 students in 2018, with 33 studio apartments also
                                                                                                                                   •• To find accommodation visit Houseme (studystays.deakin.edu.au) –
   available within Geelong’s iconic T&G House. Postgraduate students
                                                                                                                                      our online database of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.
   receive first preference within T&G House.                                                                                                                                                                                       Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
•• Life on campus is so much more than just a comfy bed in a safe
   building. Our campus-based residents enjoy a range of exclusive             Visit deakin.edu.au/locations/geelong-waterfront-
   activities across the year. You’ll be connected with a supportive           campus for more information.
   student community and this encouraging environment ensures
   a balanced study/social life.

Living near campus
•• If you choose to live centrally, you’ll be residing very close to your
   classes. If you live further from the city centre, getting to the Geelong
   Waterfront Campus by car, bike or public transport is easy.
•• To find accommodation visit Houseme (studystays.deakin.edu.au) –
   our online database of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.




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Deakin learning centre locations
                                                                                                                                      Deakin learning centres
                                                                                                                                      Deakin learning centres act as an extension to our campuses – including
                                                                                                                                      the Cloud Campus – with locations in outer-metropolitan Melbourne               •• Deakin at Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn
                                                                                                                                      and Victorian regional centres. Learning centres give you the opportunity       •• Deakin Learning Centre – Dandenong
                                                                                                                                      to study higher education courses and access support without having             •• Deakin Learning Centre – Lilydale (facilities and student
                                                                                                                                      to travel to a university campus.                                                  support at Box Hill Institute's Lilydale Lakeside Campus)
                                                                                                                                      •• There are four learning centres in the outer-metropolitan area of            •• Werribee Learning Centre, which is jointly operated with
                                                                                                                                         Melbourne, and we deliver courses at several TAFE partner sites.                The Gordon – Werribee
                                                                                                                                      •• Anyone can study at a learning centre, from school leavers to
                                                                                                                                         mature‑age students.
                                                Warrnambool Campus and surrounds
                                                                                                                                      •• Learning centres allow you to start your higher education in a           TAFE locations
                                                                                                                                         supported environment, with small classes, mentors and study             You can also study Deakin's Bachelor of Education
Warrnambool Campus
                                                                                                                                         skills workshops.                                                        (Early Years) at select TAFE partner locations across Victoria.
Three hours from Melbourne, Warrnambool is a welcoming campus,
                                                                                                                                      •• Study options are flexible and can be tailored to suit your needs –      Visit deakin.edu.au/learning-centres for more information.
close to the town centre and beautiful surf beaches. Deakin’s
                                                                                                                                         combine online and face-to-face study, or study part or full time,
Warrnambool Campus offers a friendly, close-knit community, with
                                                                                                                                         for example.
a personal and informal relationship between students and staff.
                                                                                                                                      •• You can use our learning centres as a pathway into studying                     Visit deakin.edu.au/learning-centres
•• Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus is set on the banks of the                                                                                                                                                                for more information.
                                                                                                                                         at a Deakin campus or online.
   picturesque Hopkins River, close to local surf beaches and
   popular tourist attractions.                                                                                                       •• Some Deakin learning centres offer the first year of a range of
                                                                                                                                         bachelor degree courses, with some second-year units available
•• The 94-hectare site is approximately 5km from the centre of
                                                                                                                                         at Werribee.
   Warrnambool CBD, which is serviced by the Princes Highway
   and its own railway station and bus services.
•• Warrnambool has a population of about 34 000 people,                            Visit deakin.edu.au/locations/warrnambool-campus
   and is roughly 250km south-west of Melbourne.                                   for more information.
Living on campus
•• We have studio apartments and shared houses available on
   campus at Warrnambool, just metres from the Hopkins River
   and close to local surf and fishing hot spots.
•• Living on campus in Warrnambool means you are part of                                                                                                                                                                     'Deakin gave me a great foundation for
   a close‑knit residential community, giving you access to
   exclusive residential programs.                                                                                                                                                                                            working in a graduate position, as well
Living near campus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              as giving me valuable life skills.'
•• Warrnambool is an increasingly popular tourist destination,                                                                                                                                                               Josh Dundas
   with historic buildings, beautiful waterways and surf beaches,                                                                                                                                                            Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Public Health
   and a whale-watching centre.                                                                                                                                                                                              and Health Promotion graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Graduate nurse, Austin Health
•• Living off campus is a great – and affordable – way to get to know
   the town and wider community while you’re studying.
•• Visit Houseme (studystays.deakin.edu.au) – our online database
   of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.




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Life at                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  'Ending extreme poverty 15 years


   Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ago might have seemed like idealism,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          but this generation can have a voice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          because of their ability to connect
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          with campaigns and use social and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          traditional media to do so. They have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the capacity to do something.'
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Elliot Costello
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Co-Founder & CEO of non-profit organisation YGAP



There’s more to university life than just textbooks
and lectures. At Deakin, we’ve got so much to offer.
From making new friends and orientating yourself
to getting the individual support you need to do
well, we’ve got you covered.
Why study at Deakin?
There’s a reason why we’re rated one of Australia’s top universities:
we’re all about giving you the best university experience. Our student
satisfaction ranks the highest among all the Victorian universities, and
has done for the past seven years. We’re a top choice for students thanks   Student life
to our first-rate teaching, varied work placements, innovative research     Your social life is a top priority. Away from the textbooks,
and top-notch facilities.                                                   there’s a whole campus and local area to explore. We’ll help you
                                                                            find great accommodation, the best eateries and work out which
Orientation and getting started                                             clubs and societies to join. Find out more at deakin.edu.au/life-at-
Nervous about starting university? There’s no need to be – we’ve got        deakin/student-life.
everything in place to help you through the process. Check out our
handy online checklist at deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/orientation-         Support services
getting-started for what to prepare before you start at Deakin and          At Deakin, you get support every step of the way. For job advice,
learn everything about enrolment, orientation and your course.              our career service can help. For health or mental wellbeing services,
                                                                            healthcare professionals are on hand. From childcare services to
Study assistance                                                            disability support, we take care of your needs so you can enjoy life at
Whether you want to improve study skills or need help on a tricky           Deakin. Find out more at deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/support-services.
assignment, there's plenty of support available. As a Deakin student,
every aspect of your study will be supported by online resources,
student mentors and, of course, our staff. DeakinSync Communities
enables like-minded students to connect online, collaborate and
support each other, and even arrange to meet in person. Find out more                                                                                             Disability support
at deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/why-study-at-deakin/study-support.                                                                                                Deakin’s Disability Resource Centre (DRC) promotes inclusion and
                                                                                                                                                                  access, and delivers information and services for students with a
                                                                                                                                                                  disability, health or mental health condition that affects their study
                                                                                                              Elite Sports Precinct, Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
                                                                                                                                                                  or participation in university life.
                                                                                                                                                                  If you have difficulty with reading, writing, mobility, concentration,
                                                                                                                                                                  being understood, or meeting deadlines you may be eligible for services.
                                                                                                                                                                  Support is available whether your disability, health or mental health
                                                                                                                                                                  condition is ongoing, temporary or affects you from time to time.          Clubs and societies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             As a Deakin student, you can explore more than 120 clubs and societies
                                                                                                                                                                  Find out more at deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/support-services/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             across our campuses. We’ve got groups dedicated to everything from
                                                                                                                                                                  disability-services.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             anime to basketball. From sports, health and personal development
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             clubs to academic, religious, course and discipline-specific groups, there’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             sure to be a club or society to suit you. Make the most of your time at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Deakin: meet new people, try new things, share your skills and discover
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             your hidden talents. Find out more at deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             student-life/clubs-and-societies.




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Study                                                                                                                                                         Types of undergraduate courses




   options                                                                                                                                                    If you are studying for an associate, bachelor's or honours
                                                                                                                                                              degree in a particular subject, you’re known as an undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                              student. The term can also be used to describe the degree
                                                                                                                                                              you’re taking, i.e. an undergraduate degree.

                                                                                                                                                              Associate degree
                                                                                                                                                              Two years full time or part-time equivalent (for example,
                                                                                                                                                              Associate Degree of Arts).
                                                                                                                                                              •• Geared towards a specific career or used as preparation
                                                                                                                                                                 for abachelor’s degree.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Cloud Campus allows you to combine work and study
                                                                                                                                                              •• Guaranteed entry into a bachelor’s degree on completion
                                                                                                                                                                 (as approved by Deakin).
                                                                                                                                                              •• May give you up to 18 months’ credit towards your next degree.
                                                                                                                                 Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
                                                                                                                                                              •• Some roles (such as medical assistants and paralegals) only
                                                                                                                                                                 require an associate degree.

                                                                                                                                                              Bachelor’s degree
                                                                                                                                                              Three or four years full time or six years part time (for example,
We give you the flexibility to study what,                                       What’s it like to study online?                                              Bachelor of Arts).
when and how you want, so you can fit                                                                                                                         •• The minimum tertiary requirement for many professional careers.
your studies into your busy life.                                                Just because you’re not physically attending a campus doesn’t                •• The prerequisite for a master’s degree (or, sometimes,
                                                                                 mean you miss out on our support services. Starting with an                     significant work experience in a related area). For some
Study full time or part time                                                     online orientation, we support Cloud Campus students with                       master's degrees, you may need to complete an honours
In most undergraduate degrees you can study full time or part time               specialised peer support programs, language and learning                        year or a graduate certificate.
depending on the number of credit points you take in each trimester.             advisers, writing mentors, and more, all helping you develop                 •• In some courses you may choose one or more majors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Melbourne Burwood Campus
You can even switch between full-time and part-time study throughout             successful study skills.                                                        in specialised areas.
most degrees, to suit your personal situation. This means if things
                                                                                 Students who study via the Cloud Campus:
change, you’re not locked into a pace that no longer suits you.                                                                                               Bachelor’s degree (honours)
                                                                                 •• join the online Cloud Student Community                                   One year full time or part-time equivalent (for example,
Study in the cloud or on campus                                                  •• receive ongoing support from an experienced student                       Bachelor of Arts (Honours)).
You have the option to switch between campus and online learning                    success coach via Skype and email
                                                                                                                                                              •• An additional year of specialised study, taken after you
during your course (provided the course and unit is available in both            •• have remote access to support services and activities                        complete a bachelor's degree or with a bachelor's degree
study modes). You can also combine the two study modes and complete                                                                                              (some courses have a compulsory built-in honours year, for
                                                                                 •• enjoy access to peer support programs and mentors
some units in online mode and others in campus mode in the same                                                                                                  example, Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours)).
trimester. Our students love the freedom this gives them to balance              •• can connect to specialist careers advisers
                                                                                                                                                              •• Can help you gain entry into further research study.
other priorities, such as family and part-time work.                             •• get 24/7 access to the library’s resources and services.
                                                                                                                                                              •• Gives you a competitive edge in the job market.
                                                                                 Find out more about online learning at
Study when you are ready                                                         onlinecourses.deakin.edu.au.
We have three study periods during the teaching year. This gives
you more choice about when to start your degree and can even enable
you to fast-track your study by taking extra units throughout the year.
                                                                             Institute of Koorie Education (IKE)                                                'My course introduced me to concepts
Some students take a trimester off to work or travel, then catch up later.
It also allows you to spread your study load, so you can fit your studies    The Institute of Koorie Education provides community-based education                of sustainability and social research,
                                                                             programs, enabling Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians the
into your lifestyle.                                                                                                                                             allowing me real life experiences in both.'
                                                                             flexibility to gain access to higher education while still being able to
Deakin’s trimesters run from March to June (Trimester 1), July to October    maintain family and community connections and obligations.                         Lucy Hedt
(Trimester 2) and November to February (Trimester 3). Trimester 3 is                                                                                            Bachelor of Environmental Science
optional and subject to availability of units.                               Our programs offer:
                                                                                                                                                                (Wildlife and Conservation Biology) graduate
                                                                             •• community-based delivery                                                        Research Executive, Public Affairs at Ipsos Australia
Digital tools and resources                                                  •• campus-based intensive study blocks in a supportive environment                 & New Zealand; Engagement and Sustainability Director,
Students are fully supported with a range of online resources. Through                                                                                          Trash Puppets
                                                                             •• local tutors in community.
your personalised digital study hub, DeakinSync, you connect with
students, learning and assessment experiences, teaching and support          IKE also offers two graduate programs and one unit in Indigenous
staff and potential employers. An experienced student success coach          Knowledge and Culture.
connects with you regularly via Skype and email, providing ongoing
                                                                             The approach to course delivery promotes access and equity for Indigenous
support to ensure your personal and professional development.
                                                                             Australian students, creating a close-knit learning community, as well as
                                                                             an inspiring and supportive learning environment away from home.
                                                                             Find out more at deakin.edu.au/courses/ike.




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Pathways                                                                                                                                                                       Contact us




   to Deakin                                                                                                                                                                   Sometimes it’s great to talk through options.
                                                                                                                                                                               You can contact our team on 1800 693 888
                                                                                                                                                                               or email myfuture@deakin.edu.au.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Geelong Waterfront Campus

The path from Year 12 to university isn’t the only
way into Deakin. We welcome students through
diverse entry pathways. If you didn’t get the marks                          Pathways through Deakin College
you needed, haven’t completed Year 12, or are                                Deakin College provides an excellent pathway for students who do not
                                                                             meet the admission requirements for Deakin courses. Deakin College
working and looking for ways to transition into                              diplomas are equivalent to the first year of a Deakin undergraduate
tertiary education, we can help.                                             degree. Upon satisfactory completion of a Deakin College diploma,
                                                                             and subject to meeting academic entrance criteria, domestic graduates
Pathways through Deakin                                                      from Deakin College are eligible to apply for a Commonwealth Supported
Taking a pathway through Deakin means you get to begin the Deakin            Place in the second year of the relevant Deakin undergraduate degree.
experience immediately, starting and finishing your study at Deakin.         Deakin College is located at Deakin’s Melbourne Burwood Campus,
                                                                             Geelong Waterfront Campus and Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus,
Complete an associate degree                                                 allowing you the opportunity to gain access to Deakin’s facilities and
Deakin’s associate degrees in arts and education are two-year, full-time     services, and get involved in university life, while undertaking a diploma.
(or part-time equivalent) programs specifically designed for students        deakincollege.edu.au
who would benefit from a supported entry to tertiary study. Completion
of a Deakin associate degree provides up to 18 months of credit and          Pathways through TAFE
guaranteed entry to certain courses.                                         Use your TAFE study as a stepping stone to study at Deakin. Benefit from
                                                                             having not one but two qualifications and potentially reduce the number
Transfer between Deakin campuses
                                                                             of units you need to complete to obtain your degree. deakin.edu.au/TAFE
One of the great things about Deakin is that we have five campuses.
Many of our courses are offered at more than one campus and the              Complete a guaranteed entry pathway
ATAR required for each campus often differs, but the same high-quality       Deakin offers guaranteed entry pathways from a number of TAFE
degree is delivered no matter which campus you choose. You can               partners in a growing range of disciplines. If you are taking a guaranteed
apply to transfer your studies from one campus to another after your         entry pathway course, as long as your study performance meets the               Find your pathway to Deakin
first trimester of study, with credit for the subjects already completed     required standard, you will be guaranteed a place at Deakin following
(subject to availability and meeting academic criteria).                     successful completion of your TAFE course. You will also benefit from
                                                                             up to 18 months of credit towards your Deakin degree. Currently,                There are many different ways you can get into an undergraduate
Transfer between Deakin courses
                                                                             guaranteed entry pathways are available at Bendigo TAFE, Box Hill               course at Deakin. No matter your ATAR, use our pathway planner
You can apply to study a course with similar subjects or major sequences     Institute, Chisholm, The Gordon, Melbourne Polytechnic, South West              to explore your options and map your journey to Deakin.
with a lower ATAR, and use this as a pathway into your ideal course,         Institute of TAFE and TAFE NSW – Riverina Institute. deakin.edu.au/TAFE         deakin.edu.au/courses/entry-pathways/pathway-finder
gaining credit for the subjects already completed. Pathways between
Deakin courses include moving from a single degree to a combined             Complete a relevant TAFE course
course or from a general to a specialist degree. Transfers may be possible   If you undertake an eligible TAFE or Registered Training Organisation
following completion of your first trimester of study at Deakin (subject     (RTO) course in a field similar to the Deakin course of your choice, you
to availability and meeting academic criteria).                                                                                                             Through
                                                                             may gain credit towards your Deakin degree. A wide range of courses                               Start a related course      Transfer to your Deakin course
                                                                                                                                                             Deakin
                                                                             leads to credit transfer and recognition and all TAFE qualifications are
Undertake single unit (non-award) study
                                                                             considered for application to Deakin.
You may wish to undertake single units of study at Deakin, without being                                                                                                                                                                                            Further
enrolled or accepted into a course. These units are subject to fees and      Pathways through other institutions                                                                                                                                                     study
do not lead to a degree, but may be credited towards a degree if you                                                                                        Through
                                                                             If you’re currently studying at another university and wish to transfer                                                       Enter Deakin as
                                                                                                                                                             Deakin            Complete a diploma
succeed in gaining entry to a course at a later stage.                                                                                                                                                     second year student
                                                                             to Deakin to finish your degree, you can apply for credit transfer and         College
Deakin learning centres                                                      recognition. deakin.edu.au/courses/entry-pathways                                                                                                                  Bachelor's
Deakin learning centres enable you to begin tertiary study in a
                                                                             Pathways through the workforce
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 degree
supported environment. At the end of your first year at a learning
centre, meeting academic requirements, you can apply to transfer             Deakin students come from all walks of life – not everyone                     Through                                        Apply for your
                                                                                                                                                                               Complete a diploma
                                                                             goes straight to university after finishing high school. You may                TAFE                                          Deakin course
to one of our campuses. Find out more on page 9.
                                                                             be able to gain entry to Deakin and/or credit towards a Deakin
                                                                             course, based on your work experience or prior industry training.                                                                                                                      Career
                                                                             deakin.edu.au/courses/entry-pathways
                                                                                                                                                           Through the         Gain experience             Apply for credit
                                                                                                                                                            workforce          in a related field          for prior learning




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Undergraduate Course Guide 2018
Applying
   to Deakin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Visit explore.deakin.edu.au to start your course
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and career exploration at Deakin. With hundreds of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      paired courses and careers, this online tool helps
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      you explore your future career and study options.



Once you’ve chosen a course, submitting an
application to study at Deakin is easy. Read through
the options below to find the right process for you.
Who can apply?                                                                 Special consideration
Whether you've just finished Year 12, or you haven't studied                   At Deakin, we are committed to providing equity and access for individuals
for a number of years, there is a Deakin course or a pathway for               and groups who might not otherwise enjoy the benefits that flow from
you. Generally, applicants are considered either as a Year 12 or a             participation in higher education. Deakin's Access and Equity program
non-Year 12 applicant, depending on your highest educational claim.            considers applicants who may have experienced difficult circumstances,
                                                                               such as family, financial, medical, a disability or other challenges.                 Step 6
Year 12 applicant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Visit vtac.edu.au for how to apply
                                                                               To apply for entry under Deakin’s Access and Equity Program                          List your preferences
•• VCE student                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and other important information.
                                                                               if applying through VTAC, submit an application through VTAC’s                       You can enter up to eight course preferences – it is important to list your
•• Interstate Year 12 student*                                                                                                                                      course preferences in the order you’d most like them to be considered.
                                                                               Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS). If applying direct to Deakin,
•• New Zealand school leaver*                                                  provide information when prompted in our online applicant portal.                    That is, enter the course that you’d most like to study first, followed by
•• International Baccalaureate (IB) student                                    For information visit, deakin.edu.au/access-equity.                                  the course you’d next prefer to study, and so on.

Non-Year 12 applicant                                                          How do I apply via VTAC?                                                              Step 7
•• TAFE/VET student/higher education graduate                                  VTAC applications open in August of each year and will continue to accept            Review your details, submit and pay your application fee
•• Private provider student                                                    late applications up until early December (fee applies). Application dates           You will be asked to review your course preferences, authorised nominee
•• Current/previous member of the workforce                                    and information can be obtained online at vtac.edu.au or by phoning                  details and statistical information, and confirm that the details are
                                                                               VTAC on 1300 364 133. Most Deakin undergraduate applications for                     correct. You may then submit your application. A record of your original
•• Gap-year student
                                                                               Trimester 1 are submitted online through VTAC, unless stated otherwise               course application will be available to view in the ‘course application’
•• Current university student                                                  in the admission guidelines.                                                         section of your VTAC user account and also sent to your email address.
•• Mature-age applicant
                                                                                Step 1                                                                              How do I apply via Deakin’s Applicant Portal?
Entry requirements                                                             Choose your course
When you are applying for a course, make sure you check all of the                                                                                                   Step 1
                                                                               Visit explore.deakin.edu.au to explore courses and careers based
entry requirements carefully. All courses have prerequisites and some                                                                                               Prepare
                                                                               on your interests, or browse courses at deakin.edu.au/courses.
have additional requirements that you will need to complete to be
                                                                                                                                                                    Check your course-specific entry requirements at deakin.edu.au/course.
eligible for selection.
                                                                                Step 2                                                                              Prepare the documents and information required for the application.              Offers
Selection requirements for non-Year 12 applicants may include:                 Register                                                                                                                                                              Information about dates and offers from VTAC can be found on the
•• VTAC Personal Statement                                                                                                                                           Step 2                                                                          VTAC website, vtac.edu.au. For Trimester 1, Deakin makes most of its
                                                                               Register for a VTAC user account online at vtac.edu.au.
                                                                                                                                                                    Register                                                                         offers in the first round of offers to applicants.
•• entrance tests as specified, e.g. STAT (Special Tertiary Admissions Test)
•• supplementary information form                                               Step 3                                                                              Start your online application by registering as a user at deakin.edu.au/apply.   For applications made direct to Deakin, offers are made via email, timing
                                                                               Log in                                                                                                                                                                varies depending on the course and time of year, but offers are generally
•• audition, interview or folio presentation.
                                                                                                                                                                     Step 3                                                                          made within 10 working days.
                                                                               To access the course application, log in to your VTAC user account using
For an explanation of key terms, please refer to pages 56–58.                                                                                                       Provide documentation
                                                                               your VTAC ID and PIN.
Extra requirements are listed in this guide’s course table (page 20                                                                                                 Submit the following supporting documentation:                                   Deferment
onwards), as ‘Year 12 prerequisites’ and ‘Non-Year 12 requirements’.            Step 4                                                                                                                                                               At Deakin, we understand that you might want to have a break before
                                                                                                                                                                    •• copies of qualification/s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     you commence your university course. That’s why we have made
The Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) website (vtac.edu.au)          Open the course application                                                          •• curriculum vitae detailing work experience applicable to your                 deferring your studies easy. Most courses allow you to postpone
also contains information on all Deakin courses, how to apply and other        To open the application, select ‘course application’ in your VTAC user                  course application                                                            your studies, but still retain your Deakin place for up to two years.
important information.                                                         account. All course applications through VTAC are submitted online.                  •• other course-specific information or documents required
What is a VTAC Personal Statement?                                                                                                                                  •• personal statement
                                                                                Step 5                                                                                                                                                                          Visit deakin.edu.au/courses/how-to-apply/your-offer-
It allows you to provide additional information that is not collected                                                                                               •• if you have previously studied at Deakin under a different name,
as part of your application. For example:                                      Enter details                                                                           a certified copy of documentation detailing your name change.                            and-enrolment-options for information on offers,
                                                                               The next few sections ask for details of your secondary studies,                                                                                                                 deferring and more.
•• motivation to study
                                                                               post‑secondary studies and any admission tests results.                               Step 4
•• work experience
                                                                                                                                                                    Submit
•• community experience
                                                                                                                                                                    Submit the completed online application. You’ll receive an email
•• academic performance
                                                                               *Please note key application dates for some interstate and New Zealand applicants   to confirm your submission and can also track the progress of the
•• languages other than English.                                                 are different from Victorian applicants.                                           application in the portal.


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Scholarships
     and fees                                                                                                                                                                                                                    'The scholarship is a really good motivator
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for me. It encourages me to seek out my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  own opportunities to develop and improve
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  my character, as well as helping me find
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  professional success through networking.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Academically it sets a benchmark for my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  achievements, which also provides an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  important incentive.'
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Nicholas Tran
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Vision Science/Master of Optometry student



Scholarships
We’re here to support you. Whether it recognises your achievements
                                                                                                                       Library, Melbourne Burwood Campus
or helps you overcome challenges, one of our many scholarships could
transform your life and your future.
                                                                        Fees                                                                                                                                                   Mac studio, Melbourne Burwood Campus
You can use our online search tool to help you find information
                                                                        Tuition costs
on scholarships at Deakin. Use the search filters and find out what
scholarships you might be eligible to apply for at deakin.edu.au/       Depending on the course, an Australian Commonwealth supported
courses/scholarships/find-a-scholarship.                                undergraduate student at Deakin in 2017 can expect to pay between
                                                                        $6349 and $10,600 per year of study. These fees will change for 2018.
Deakin scholarships acknowledge a range of strengths and
abilities including:                                                    Eligible students may obtain loans via the Higher Education Contribution
                                                                        Scheme-Higher Education Loan Program (HECS-HELP). Repayments
•• academic excellence                                                  are made through the Australian taxation system once your annual
•• leadership                                                           income exceeds the minimum threshold. Eligible students can pay
•• community service                                                    their contribution upfront and receive a discount.
•• extracurricular achievements                                         A range of government financial assistance is available for eligible students,
                                                                                                                                                           Deakin Accelerate for VCE students
•• elite sports performance                                             such as Youth Allowance and Austudy.
•• commitment to study while experiencing financial or personal need.   Other costs
Deakin offers a variety of scholarships that ensure higher education    As a student you will also need to pay for living costs and course-related         If you’re a high-achieving VCE student, Accelerate allows
                                                                                                                                                           you to study two first-year university subjects during Year 12.                                                  Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
is accessible for all, including:                                       expenses, such as computer equipment, books, field trips and special
                                                                        equipment or clothing (if applicable to your course).                              Studying one subject per trimester through Accelerate gives
•• regional and rural students
                                                                                                                                                           you a headstart in university studies while providing a potential
•• students with a disability                                                                                                                              boost to your ATAR.
•• Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students                           Useful websites                                                                There aren’t any enrolment costs for the units you study as
•• students experiencing financial or personal need.                                                                                                       part of Deakin Accelerate, except maybe the cost of a textbook.
                                                                                                                                                           If your subjects are related to the Deakin course you enrol in
                                                                            deakin.edu.au/fees                                                             after you graduate from secondary school, you’ll gain university
                                                                                                                                                           credit – that’s two units ticked off your uni degree, for free.
                                                                            deakin.edu/scholarships
                                                                                                                                                           For more information or to apply, visit deakin.edu.au/accelerate.
                                                                            studyassist.gov.au
                                                                            humanservices.gov.au




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Courses
                            at Deakin
                         The following table contains a list of
                         all undergraduate courses at Deakin.                                        Course duration in years
                         Here is a rundown of how the table works.                                   This is the course duration in years, based on completing the course
                                                                                                     full time. Part-time study options may also be available. Search for
                         Courses                                                                     your courses at deakin.edu.au/courses to find out.
                         Courses are listed in interest area groupings, for example Architecture
                         and built environment, Business etc. Course name and code are listed,       Entry requirements
                         as well as Year 12 prerequisites, non-Year 12 requirements and other        The Year 12 prerequisites and non-Year 12 requirements are correct
                         admission requirements (if applicable). Find out more about interest        at the time of publication. The entry requirements for each course
                         areas and courses of interest at deakin.edu.au.                             can be checked at deakin.edu.au/courses.

                         Campus/Learning centre and 2017 clearly-in ATAR                             Trimester intake options
                         The 'Campus/Learning centre and 2017 clearly-in ATAR' column                Most courses start in Trimester 1 (T1) (March to June). This column
                         indicates where a course is available and what the 2017 clearly-in          indicates whether you have the option of commencing your studies
                         ATAR is at the campus.                                                      in Trimester 2 (T2) (July to October) or Trimester 3 (T3) (November to
                                                                                                     February). Not all units are offered in every trimester. Check each course
                         Deakin has five campuses and four Deakin learning centres. The course
                                                                                                     at deakin.edu.au/courses for the most up-to-date intake information.
                         is only available at the campuses, or learning centres, indicated in this
                         column. See page 4 for information on each of our campuses and page 9
                                                                                                     Fee
                         for information on learning centres.
                                                                                                     The fees listed are indicative 2017 Commonwealth Supported
                                                                                                     Place (CSP) fees for one year of the course. A CSP is a university
                                                                                                     place for which the government pays a proportion of the tuition
                                                                                                     costs. Visit deakin.edu.au/fees for up-to-date information.




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Architecture and                                                                                                                                                                    Skills and experience employers want              Innovative teaching and facilities              Professional accreditation

built environment
                                                                                                                                                                                    Study architecture from day one, building         Deakin offers a 24/7 contemporary design        Accreditation provides industry recognition
                                                                                                                                                                                    models, examining architects’ projects,           studio, fully equipped workshop with 3D         of the qualifications you receive at Deakin.
                                                                                                                                                                                    and developing drawing, digital design and        printers and laser cutters, rapid prototyping   Our graduates are well regarded in the
Study architecture and built environment and                                                                                                                                        communication skills. As a construction           and a building performance lab. We were         profession, and known for their adaptability,
                                                                                                                                                                                    management student, you will experience           one of the first universities in Australia to   design and technical knowledge, initiative
you will develop the professional expertise                                                                                                                                         practical learning in all aspects of the          integrate Building Information Modelling        and ability to hit the ground running.
to create innovative, well-designed and                                                                                                                                             industry, including cost estimation, project      (BIM) into our courses, and now give
                                                                                                                                                                                    management, construction methods,                 students opportunities to use BIM from
sustainable environments.
                                                                                                                                                                                    contracts and scheduling.                         year one to final year.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Course       Trimester
                                                                                                                                                                                               Campus and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     duration        intake      Fee #
                                                                                                                                                                                            2017 clearly-in ATAR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     in years       options
 Bachelor of Design (Architecture)^ | S342
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                           WF      70.70                        3          T1, T2       $9050
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) | S346
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                           WF      60.35                        4          T1, T2       $9023
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Global Science and Technology Program π
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES Applicants must meet the prerequisites for their specific architecture and construction management preference.                                               WF      80.00 π                      ≠            ≠            –
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS All applicants must complete and submit the Global Science and Technology Program Supplementary Information Form (deakin.edu.au/sebe/global).

 Combined courses
 Bachelor of Design (Architecture)/Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours)§ | D364
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                           WF      78.90                        5          T1, T2       $9050
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours)/Bachelor of Property and Real Estate | D336
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                           B   /   WF   † 70.20                 5          T1, T2      $10,085
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Postgraduate articulation courses
 Master of Architecture | S700                                                                                                                                                      WF      Graduate entry               2          T1, T2       $9061
 PREREQUISITES A bachelor’s degree in the same discipline (accredited, in architecture).

 Master of Architecture (Design Management) | S701
 PREREQUISITES The Master of Architecture (Design Management) is only available to students who have completed the five-year accredited undergraduate combined course Bachelor      WF      Graduate entry               1            T1         $9050
 of Design (Architecture)/Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) at Deakin University.

#	The 2017 indicative Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) fee is based on a typical        †	Students are able to commence this course at either Melbourne Burwood or Geelong
   enrolment for an Australian domestic student enrolled in two trimesters of full-time       Waterfront. Delivery is at both campuses and students will be required to undertake
   study, or 8 credit points, unless otherwise indicated. This fee should be used as a        units of study from both the Geelong Waterfront Campus and the Melbourne
   guide only and is subject to change.                                                       Burwood Campus. Students should seek advice from their course adviser prior to the
^	Leads to professional recognition when followed by successful completion of the            commencement of their course. Please note that all property and real estate units
   Master of Architecture.                                                                    are also offered via online learning.
π	Available for high-achieving students with a minimum ATAR of 80.00. Applicants must
   also meet the published prerequisites for their specific course preference within the
   Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.
≠ Refer to specific course entry.
§	Leads to professional recognition when followed by successful completion of the
   Master of Architecture (Design Management).




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Warrnambool Campus     WB




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Arts, humanities                                                                                                                                                                                 Courses that lead to careers                              Study a language to                           Gain industry experience

and social sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Our courses stay relevant and lead to                     enhance your career                           A number of internships are available to
                                                                                                                                                                                                 excellent career outcomes, thanks to                      At Deakin we teach the world’s most           humanities and social sciences students,
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Deakin’s strong industry connections.                     relevant languages – Arabic, Chinese,         providing work experience and networking
Study humanities and social sciences                                                                                                                                                             Our industry contacts offer direction on                  Indonesian and Spanish – with exciting        opportunities before you graduate. Work
                                                                                                                                                                                                 curriculums, based on what’s affecting                    overseas language study tour opportunities    experience plays a critical role in developing
and help to make Australia a fairer,                                                                                                                                                             industry now and in the future, so you’ll                 available as part of your degree. You can     your employability, with students who
more humane and innovative place.                                                                                                                                                                be able to make your mark on the world,                   also choose to head overseas on a study       undertake placements and internships
                                                                                                                                                                                                 through a rich career, doing what you love.               exchange or through international             highly sought-after by employers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           volunteering opportunities.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Course    Trimester
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Campus and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            duration     intake       Fee #
                                                                                                                                                                                                         2017 clearly-in ATAR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            in years    options
Bachelor of Arts | A300
MAJORS: Animation B | Anthropology C B WP | Arabic C B WP | Australian studies C B WP | Children’s literature C B WP | Chinese B WP | Criminology C B WP
Dance B | Drama B | Education C B | Film and television B | Gender and sexuality C B WP | Geography (minor only) B | History C B WP | Indonesian C B WP
International relations C B WP | Journalism C B WP | Language and culture studies C ∆ B WP | Literary studies C B WP | Media studies C B WP
Middle East studies C B WP | Motion capture (minor only) B | Philosophy C B WP | Photography B WF | Politics and policy studies C B WP                                                           C   NP |      B   63.90 |     WP   55.90      3       T1, T2, T3    $6675
Professional and creative writing B WP | Professional experience and practice (minor only) C B WP | Public relations C B WP | Sociology C B WP | Spanish C B WP
Sport and society (minor only) C B WP | Studies of religions C B WP | Sustainability and society (minor only) B | Visual arts B WF | Visual communication design B WF
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

Bachelor of Criminology | A329
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                         C   NP |      B   67.70 |     WP   64.50      3       T1, T2, T3    $6651
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

Bachelor of International Studies | A326
MAJORS: Anthropology C B WP | Arabic C B WP | Chinese B WP | Indonesian C B WP | International relations C                       B   WP   | Language and culture studies   C   ø   B   WP

Middle East studies C B WP | Politics and policy studies C B WP | Spanish C B WP                                                                                                                 C   NP |      B   62.80 |     WP   61.50      3       T1, T2, T3    $6445
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

Bachelor of International Studies (Global Scholar) | A306
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL and a minimum ATAR of 80 or equivalent.                                  C   NP |      B   NP |   WP   NP              3       T1, T2, T3      ¥
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Minimum ATAR equivalent of 80 with at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.

Diploma of Arabic | A221
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                         C       B    WP                              3 PT     T1, T2, T3    $6349
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish to undertake the Diploma of Arabic concurrently with another degree must apply through
VTAC for a place in the degree and, once enrolled, subsequently apply with the faculty for the Diploma of Arabic.

Diploma of Chinese | A222
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                         B       WP                                   3 PT     T1, T2, T3    $6349
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish to undertake the Diploma of Chinese concurrently with another degree must apply through
VTAC for a place in the degree and, once enrolled, subsequently apply with the faculty for the Diploma of Chinese.

Diploma of Indonesian | A223
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                         C       B    WP                              3 PT     T1, T2, T3    $6349
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish to undertake the Diploma of Indonesian concurrently with another degree must apply through
VTAC for a place in the degree and, once enrolled, subsequently apply with the faculty for the Diploma of Indonesian.

Diploma of Spanish | A224
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                         C       B    WP                              3 PT     T1, T2, T3    $6349
NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish to undertake the Diploma of Spanish concurrently with another degree must apply through
VTAC for a place in the degree and, once enrolled, subsequently apply with the faculty for the Diploma of Spanish.

Associate Degree of Arts | A250                                                                                                                                                                      ≠
                                                                                                                                                                                                 C       B    WP    WB                         2          T1         $6626
YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES AND NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS There are no prerequisite studies for this course.

Graduate entry courses
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) | A400
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Applicants must have completed the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts undergraduate degree or equivalent, and have results that indicate they
are capable of undertaking an honours program in their undergraduate major. Students must have completed a major in the discipline or interdisciplinary area in which they wish to               C       B    WP   Graduate entry              1        T1, T2       $6349
specialise in the honours course. Entry is based on a number of factors, including an average grade of distinction or high distinction in the Bachelor of Arts, particularly in the discipline
in which they want to study honours, and the availability of supervision.

Bachelor of Arts – Advanced (Honours) | A401
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Following successful completion of the first three levels of the course, students with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) above 70 can progress to the honours                     C   NP |      B   NP |   WP   NP              1        T1, T2         ¥
level. Students cannot progress to the honours level without completing all 24 credit points at undergraduate level. A WAM of less than 70 results in an alternative exit from A401 with
award A300 Bachelor of Arts.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Warrnambool Campus     WB




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Arts, humanities
and social sciences

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Course    Trimester
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Campus and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             duration     intake       Fee #
                                                                                                                                                                                                  2017 clearly-in ATAR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             in years    options
 Combined courses
 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce | D313
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B   64.05 |       WP   § 62.75      4       T1, T2, T3µ    $9146
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

 Bachelor of Arts – Chinese/Bachelor of Commerce | D317
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    B   NP                                             4           T1         $8916
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA, and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws | D312                                                                                                                                                    C   NP |       B   91.05 |       WF   § 85.50
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 35 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL.
                                                                                                                                                                                             WB   ◊ NP                                          5         T1, T2       $8734
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Refer to the 2018 Undergraduate Law booklet.

 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science | D311
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    B   60.20 |            WP   NP                     4       T1, T2, T3^    $7831
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA.

 Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Cyber Security | D380
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       60.45 |   WP   61.90        4       T1, T2, T3     $7878
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Laws | D335
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 35 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL.                                                                    B   91.05 |            WF   § 84.35                5         T1, T2^      $8641
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Refer to the 2018 Undergraduate Law booklet.

 Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Psychological Science | D390
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       70.65 |   WP   60.80        4       T1, T2, T3     $7007
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA, and VTAC Personal Statement. Some applicants only: STAT Multiple Choice.

 Bachelor of Forensic Science/Bachelor of Criminology | D329
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    WP   66.10                                         4         T1, T2       $8269
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA. Applicants who wish for experience to be considered must include this information on their VTAC Personal Statement.

 Bachelor of Health Sciences/Bachelor of Arts | D391
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       60.75                       4       T1, T2, T3     $7703
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA, VTAC Personal Statement (some) and STAT (some).

 Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Commerce | D338
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       66.40 |   WP   § 68.30      4       T1, T2†, T3†   $8744
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA.

 Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of International Studies | D323
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 35 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       91.30 |   WF   § 84.50      5         T1, T2       $8523
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Refer to the 2018 Undergraduate Law booklet.

 Bachelor of Arts/Master of Arts (International Relations) | D305
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   NP |       B       61.65                      4.5      T1, T2, T3      ¥
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA and VTAC Personal Statement (some).

 Bachelor of Arts/Master of Teaching (Secondary) | D303
 YEAR 12 PREREQUISITES VCE units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                    C   π NP   |       B    60.50                      4           T1         $6675
 NON-YEAR 12 REQUIREMENTS Educational history including GPA, VTAC Personal Statement (some) and STAT (some).

#	The 2017 indicative Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) fee is based on a typical           §	Students enrolled in this course will be required to undertake units of study at both the
   enrolment for an Australian domestic student enrolled in two trimesters of full-time          Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus and the Geelong Waterfront Campus.
   study, or 8 credit points, unless otherwise indicated. This fee should be used as a        ◊	The first two years are available at the Warrnambool Campus. The remaining course
   guide only and is subject to change.                                                          load can be taken by transferring to Geelong Waterfront Campus or the Cloud Campus.
ø A full major is not available at the Cloud Campus.                                          µ Melbourne Burwood Campus and Cloud Campus only.
¥	The course fee was not available at time of printing; please visit deakin.edu.au/courses   † Cloud Campus only.
   for information.                                                                           π	Not all majors and secondary teaching specialist areas are available at the
∆ A full major in Chinese is not available at the Cloud Campus.                                  Cloud Campus.
^ Melbourne Burwood Campus only.
                                                                                              PT means part time.
≠	The four foundation units in A250 course must be undertaken at a campus. Cloud
                                                                                              NP means the course is available at this campus, but the clearly-in ATAR is not published
   Campus–enrolled students must travel weekly to one of Melbourne Burwood Campus,
                                                                                              or is not available.
   Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus or Warrnambool Campus to undertake these units.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Warrnambool Campus     WB




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