Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool

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Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool
Course Guide 2020
Cloud Campus   Melbourne   Geelong   Warrnambool
Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool
Secure your future                                                          Choose Deakin
Study at a multi-award winning, internationally                             Join the #1 university for skills                  Get work-ready with our industry                    Gain study credit through
                                                                            development in Victoria2                           connections and work placements                     real-world experience
recognised university, and join more than 61,000                            Gain the practical skills and know-how             Our close ties with industry mean that you get:     Get your career off to the best start by gaining
high‑achieving students who’ve chosen Deakin for its:
                                                          Top 1%
                                                                            that employers want. From our $55 million                                                              skills, knowledge and networks through work
                                                                                                                               • work placement and study abroad
                                                                            engineering training facility to our dedicated                                                         experience – and earn credit towards your
                                                                                                                                 opportunities to graduate work‑ready
                                                                            studios and hi-tech equipment for the creative                                                         degree at the same time.
• excellent graduate outcomes                                               arts, you’ll gain the expertise to become one of
                                                                                                                               • a well-recognised qualification that stands

• practical, hands-on approach to learning                of universities   our highly sought-after graduates.
                                                                                                                                 out to employers
                                                                                                                               • courses matched to current industry practice.
                                                                                                                                                                                   Depending on the course, we offer:
                                                                                                                                                                                   • workplace internships
• state-of-the-art facilities                             worldwide1                                                                                                               • placements
                                                                                                                                                                                   • work-integrated learning programs.
• teachers with experience and influence in their field                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/why-study-at-
•	courses that are informed by industry and offer
  real‑world learning
•	exceptional industry connections and work
  placement programs, in Australia and overseas
•	flexible study options, whether on campus or online.

                                                                                                                                                                         #1 university in Victoria for
                                                                                                                                                                         student satisfaction
                                                                                                                                                                         Year on year, our students are the most-satisfied students
                                                                                                                                                                         of all Victorian universities.3 We’ve ranked this highly for
                                                                                                                                                                         the past nine years, with students being particularly happy
                                                                                                                                                                         with our:
                                                                                                                                                                         •   teaching
                                                                                                                                                                         •   learning resources
                                                                                                                                                                         •   student support
                                                                                                                                                                         •   skills development
                                                                                                                                                                         •   learner engagement.

1    Choose Deakin
4    Your guide to applying to Deakin
6    Study the way you want
7    Study where you want
12   Ways we can support you to get there
14   Find your pathway to Deakin
16   Courses at Deakin
60   Key terms
                                                                                                                                                                                               1	ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking
63   Course index                                                                                                                                                                                 of World Universities 2018.
                                                                                                                                                                                               2 2018 Student Experience Survey.
65   Contact us                                                                                                                                                                                3	Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2015,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Graduate Outcomes Survey – Quality
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Indicators for Learning and Teaching

Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool
Choose Deakin                                                                                                                              Make the most of student life
                                                                                                                                           Getting started at university is a fun and exciting experience,
                                                                                                                                           but it's not without its challenges. That's why we lend a hand,
                                                                                                                                           helping you find somewhere great to live, scope out the clubs
                                                                   Learn from leaders in their field                                       and societies you'd like to join and discover your campus’ best
                                                                   Our outstanding academic staff are active participants and              local spots to shop and eat. We can even help with finding a job,
                                                                   influencers in their fields. They share their skills and knowledge      student finances, how to get involved at uni, disability support
                                                                   and give you valuable industry insights.                                and health services.
‘My favourite part of Deakin is the learning                       Travel overseas
 environment fostered on campus. From                              See the world with an international internship, exchange, study
                                                                   tour or volunteer placement. Gain a competitive edge in the
 the facilities themselves to the incredibly                       workplace and get credit towards your degree by studying abroad
 accommodating staff, it’s a wonderful place                       at a Deakin partner university, located in more than 40 different
                                                                   countries. Visit deakin.edu.au/overseas-study for more
 to learn.’                                                        information on where your Deakin degree can take you.

Ellen Gunn                                                         Study when and where it suits you
Bachelor of Biomedical Science student                             Join the thousands of students currently studying online at
Vice-Chancellor’s Professional Excellence Program (VCPEP)          Deakin’s Cloud Campus. You can:
Scholarship recipient                                              •   choose from more than 160 courses – single and combined
                                                                   •   experience world-class learning 24/7
                                                                   •   use the latest digital tools
                                                                   •   fast-track your degree by taking extra units throughout the year.
                                                                   Find out more on page 7.

                                                                                                                                           Why you can confidently
                                                                                                                                           choose Deakin
                                                                                                                                           Top 1% university worldwide
                                                                                                                                           At #211, Deakin is ranked in the top 1% of universities globally.
                                                                                                                                           Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018

                                                                                                                                           5-star rated university
We’ll support your learning                                                                                                                Rated 5 stars for our world-class facilities, teaching and research.
Whether you’d like to improve your study skills or get help                                                                                QS Stars University Ratings 2016–2017
with a tricky assignment, there’s plenty of support available.
Turn to our student mentors, online resources and, of course,
our staff. Our easy-to-use online system, DeakinSync, helps                                                                                Most employable students
like-minded students to connect online, collaborate and                                                                                    #1 university in Victoria for employment outcomes.
support each other.                                                                                                                        Graduate Outcomes Survey 2018

Get a world-class education                                                                                                                Most-satisfied students
When you study at Deakin, you’re choosing a leading                                                                                        Voted #1 for overall student satisfaction in Victoria nine years
university – ranked in the top 1% worldwide1. In fact,                                                                                     running. Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2015, Graduate
we’ve been awarded a five-star rating by the prestigious                                                                                   Outcomes Survey 2016–2018 (GOS), Quality Indicators for
university ranking organisation, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).                                                                                Learning and Teaching (QILT)
We’re leading the way in a range of areas, praised for our
cutting-edge facilities and internationally renowned for our                                                                               #1 university under 50 years old
research and teaching.                                                                                                                     Victoria’s #1 university under 50 years old. Times Higher
1 ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018.                                                                           Education 150 under 50 Rankings 2018

Access state-of-the-art facilities                                                                                                         #1 university for both teaching and skills development
Work with tomorrow’s technology today in our inspiring                                                                                     #1 in Victoria for both undergraduate teaching quality and skills
learning environments, where you can:                                                                                                      development. Student Experience Survey 2018
•   walk through virtual landscapes
•   prototype ideas with 3D printing                                                                                                       #1 careers service in Australia
•   trade stock in a simulated trading room                                                                                                DeakinTALENT was awarded the most popular university careers
•   merge movement and art in our motion capture lab.                                                                                      service in Australia by the graduate recruitment industry in both
                                                                                                                                           2017 and 2018.

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Your guide to applying to Deakin
Applying for your undergraduate degree at Deakin couldn’t be easier. Most applications are
straightforward and easy to complete. Follow these steps to make the process as simple as possible.
Visit deakin.edu.au/courses/how-to-apply.

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Choose Deakin              Find your                        Study the way                Study where                  Ways we can                    Let us help you apply
                           ideal course                     you want                     you want                     support you to                 Whether you’ve just finished Year 12, or                     Recent secondary education applicant Y12                 Non-Year 12 applicant NY12
                           Browse the Courses at            Learning that fits in with   Deakin allows you to study   get there                      you haven’t studied for a number of years,                   • Current Year 12 student in 2019                        • Applicants with higher education study
                           Deakin section of this guide     your life – check out        where you are, with five                                    you’ll find a Deakin course or pathway that’s                • Completed Year 12 in 2017 or 2018                      • Applicants with VET study
                                                                                                                      Find out all the information
                           (pages 16–59) or browse          Deakin’s range of flexible   campuses, including our                                     right for you.                                               • Interstate Year 12 student                             • Applicants with work and life experience
                                                                                                                      and support we provide
                           online at deakin.edu.au.         study options on page 6.     online Cloud Campus,                                                                                                     • New Zealand school leaver                                Applicants who completed Year 12 in
                                                                                                                      to understand fees, other      Generally, applicants are considered either
                           Our undergraduate courses                                     to choose from. Make                                                                                                     • International Baccalaureate (IB) student                 2016 or earlier.
                                                                                                                      study costs, government        as a recent secondary education applicant or
                           generally begin in March;                                     the most of what we can                                                                                                  • Gap-year student                                       For more information on admission requirements
                                                                                                                      assistance and scholarships    a non-Year 12 applicant, depending on your
                           some courses also have                                        offer you and explore our    on page 12. There are also     highest level of educational attainment.                                                                              and to understand the type of applicant you are,
                           intakes in July and November.                                 locations in more detail     many pathways to studying                                                                                                                            visit deakin.edu.au/courses/how-to-apply.
                           Check entry requirements,                                     on pages 7–11.               at Deakin – find one that
                           application methods                                                                        suits you on page 14.
                           and application dates.
                           Phone 1800 693 888 to                                                                                                     It’s important to understand                                 Gather the supporting
                           discuss your options.                                                                                                     the entry requirements                                       documents you’ll need
                                                                                                                                                     Make sure you understand the entry                           When you apply direct to Deakin as a non‑Year
                                                                                                                                                     requirements for your chosen course by reading               12 applicant, it’s important to attach any
                                                                                                                                                     the course page carefully. For recent secondary              requested supporting documentation, which
                                                                                                                                                     education applicants, in addition to the listed              could include a CV, academic transcripts, STAT
                                                                                                                                                     ATAR, some courses may require you to have                   results or a personal statement – otherwise,
                                                                                                                                                     studied a prerequisite subject/s, while others               your application might be delayed. We
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  When can I expect an offer?
                                                                                                                                                     may also need you to submit extra materials,                 recommend gathering all this documentation                      Information about dates and offers from
                                                                                                                                                     such as a portfolio or personal statement.                   before you start the application process, so that               VTAC can be found on the VTAC website,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  you can complete it in one sitting. However                     vtac.edu.au. For Trimester 12, Deakin
                                                                                                                                                     Selection requirements for non-Year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  you can save and return to your application at a                makes most of its offers in the first round
                                                                                                                                                     12 applicants may include one or more
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  later time, if required.                                        of offers to applicants.
                                                                                                                                                     of the following:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  For applications made direct to Deakin,
                                                                                                                                                     • a personal statement
                                                                                                                                                     • entrance tests as specified, e.g. STAT                     Apply online – through VTAC                                     offers are made via email. Timing varies
Supporting a diverse range of needs                                                                                                                    (Special Tertiary Admissions Test),                        or Deakin’s applicant portal                                    depending on the course and time of year,
                                                                                                                                                       or a non-academic assessment                               Depending on your course, you might be                          but offers are generally made within 10
We’re committed to offering equity and access for individuals and
                                                                                                                                                       (for all applicants to teaching courses)                   able to start in Trimester 1 (March), 2 (July)                  working days.
groups who might not otherwise enjoy the benefits of higher education.
Deakin gives additional consideration to applicants who might have                                                                                   • a supplementary information form                           or 3 (November).
                                                                                                                                                     • an audition                                                                                                                Can I defer my studies?
experienced difficult circumstances, such as family, financial or medical                                                                                                                                         If you’re a recent secondary education
                                                                                                                                                     • an interview                                                                                                               We understand that you might want
difficulties, a disability or other challenges.                                                                                                                                                                   applicant, you should submit your application
                                                                                                                                                     • a folio presentation.                                                                                                      to have a break before you begin your
When applying through VTAC, submit an application through VTAC’s                                                                                                                                                  for Trimester 1 through VTAC (vtac.edu.au).
                                                                                                                                                     For an explanation of key terms, please refer                                                                                university course. It’s easy to defer your
Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS). If applying direct to Deakin, please                                                                                                                                          If you’re a non-Year 12 applicant, applying                     studies at Deakin – most courses let you
                                                                                                                                                     to pages 60–62.
provide information and supporting documentation regarding your                                                                                                                                                   for Trimester 1 for one Deakin course only,                     postpone your studies while retaining
circumstances when prompted in our online applicant portal.                                                                                          Further information is listed in this                        you can apply direct to Deakin.1 Otherwise                      your Deakin place for up to two years.
                                                                                                                                                     guide’s course table (page 16 onwards),                      if applying for more than one course, you
deakin.edu.au/access-equity                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Visit deakin.edu.au/enrolment for
                                                                                                                                                     as ‘recent secondary education applicant’                    should apply through VTAC.
                                                                                                                                                     and ‘non-Year 12 applicant’.                                                                                                 information on offers, deferring and more.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Applications for Trimesters 2 or 3 should be
                                                                                                                                                     If you need further assistance, email                        made directly to Deakin via the applicant
                                                                                                                                                     myfuture@deakin.edu.au or call                               portal at applicantportal.deakin.edu.au.
                                                                                                                                                     1800 MYFUTURE (1800 693 888).

                                                                                                                                                     1	Conditions apply. Visit deakin.edu.au/courses/how-to-apply for current information.
                                                                                                                                                     2	Some courses in Deakin’s Faculty of Health and Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment are offered
                                                                                                                                                        by semester. Semester 1 runs from February to June; Semester 2 runs from July to November. See the course table
                                                                                                                                                        or visit deakin.edu.au/courses.
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Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool
Study the way you want                                                                                                                               Study where you want
Learning that fits in –                            Study when you’re ready                          Take advantage of cutting-edge                   Cloud Campus
study full time or part time                       Deakin has three study periods during the        digital tools and resources                      Australia’s leading online
You can switch between part-time and               teaching year. This gives you more choice and    As a Deakin student you’re fully supported       education provider
full-time study at Deakin, and set your own        flexibility about when to start your degree      with a range of online resources. Through your   Do you need choice and flexibility for your
pace throughout your education.                    and can even help you fast‑track your study      personalised digital study hub, DeakinSync,      studies? Look no further than Deakin’s Cloud
                                                   by taking extra units throughout the year.       you connect with:                                Campus – a 15,000-strong community of
This means that if things change, you’re not
locked into a study commitment that no longer      Some students take a trimester off to work       •   students                                     online students.
suits you.                                         or travel, then catch up later. You can also     •   learning and assessment experiences          Vibrant and virtual
                                                   spread your study load, to fit your studies      •   teaching and support staff
You’re considered a full-time student if you’re                                                                                                      The Cloud Campus is your online one-stop
                                                   into your lifestyle.                             •   potential employers.
enrolled in three or more credit points (units)                                                                                                      shop to access classes, seminars and resources,
in a trimester. Any fewer, and you’re considered   Deakin’s trimesters run from:                    If you’re a Cloud Campus student, an             participate in live-streaming seminars and
a part‑time student.                                                                                experienced student success coach reaches        class discussions, chat with academic staff and
                                                   • March to June (Trimester 1)
                                                   • July to October (Trimester 2)                  out to you via Skype and email, offering         students and submit assignments. When, where
Study on your terms – in the                       • November to February (Trimester 3).            ongoing support for your personal and            and how you study is up to you.
cloud or on campus                                                                                  professional development.
                                                                                                                                                     Extensive online support
                                                   Trimester 3 is optional and subject to
Did you know that you can switch between
                                                   availability of units.                                                                            Mastering your studies requires ambition,
on‑campus and online learning? As long as
                                                                                                                                                     independence and organisation. That’s why the
your course and unit are available in both         Visit deakin.edu.au/flexible-study to find out
                                                                                                                                                     Cloud Campus supports you with:
modes, the choice is yours.1                       more about your study options at Deakin.
                                                                                                                                                     • orientation sessions
You can also combine the two study modes,
                                                                                                                                                     • tailored support services
so that you can study some units online and
                                                                                                                                                     • innovative but easy-to-use digital tools and
others on campus. Many units let you catch up
on missed classes through recordings.
                                                                                                                                                     • 24/7 access to library resources
                                                                                                                                                     • a dedicated student success coach in
                                                                                                                                                       Trimester 1 to keep you on track.

                                                                                                                                                     Personalised digital hub
                                                                                                                                                     DeakinSync will make your transition to online
                                                                                                                                                     study a smooth one. It’s the online place you’ll
                                                                                                                                                     call home. Here, you’ll find everything you
                                                                                                                                                     need to manage your enrolment and course
                                                                                                                                                     material, communicate with your classmates
                                                                                                                                                     and teachers, sort out your timetable and plan
                                                                                                                                                     your career.

                                                                                                                                                     Welcome on campus
Support services                                                                                                                                     Everything you need for online study is available
                                                                                                                                                     online but if you live near one of Deakin’s
You get support every step of the way at Deakin.
                                                                                                                                                     physical campuses or learning centres, you’re
For job advice, our career service can help. For
                                                                                                                                                     always welcome. Make the most of our fast, free
health or mental wellbeing services, healthcare
                                                                                                                                                     wi-fi, use our study facilities and connect with
professionals are on hand. From childcare
                                                                                                                                                     staff and students.
services to disability support, we take care of
your needs so you can enjoy life at university.                                                                                                      Connect with others
deakin.edu.au/life-at-deakin/support-services                                                                                                        Connect with other students for study, support
                                                                                                                                                     and socialising. Our Cloud Campus is accessible
                                                                                                                                                     and flexible – making it everything you need it
                                                                                                                                                     to be.

                                                                                                                                                                                                         #1 careers service in Australia
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Get prepared for the jobs and careers of the future through
                                                                                                                                                                                                         our Graduate Employment division. Use DeakinTALENT’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                         programs and services to research different career options,
                                                                                                                                                                                                         hone your interview skills, look for casual work while you
                                                                                                                                                                                                         study or find a graduate job.
1	You may need to meet academic requirements
   before you can switch modes.                                                                                                                                                                          blogs.deakin.edu.au/deakintalent

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Undergraduate Course Guide 2020 - Cloud Campus Melbourne Geelong Warrnambool
Study where you want
Melbourne Burwood Campus                                                  Living on campus
                                                                          More than 1000 students live in campus residences, year-round.
A stunning and spacious campus with state-of-the-art
                                                                          Accommodation options range from private bedrooms in large unit
digital facilities                                                        complexes to private studio apartments.
A 30-minute drive from Melbourne’s bustling CBD, Deakin’s Melbourne
                                                                          Life on campus is so much more than just a comfy bed in a safe
Burwood Campus is our busiest campus, with around 30,000 students.
                                                                          building – it’s a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the Deakin
Set in a leafy suburb with plenty of open spaces and parks, the           experience. Students who live on campus connect better with each other
campus includes architecturally impressive buildings and outstanding      and with the University. Plus, they’re more likely to achieve great results
facilities, including:                                                    with their studies.
•   a professional motion capture lab                                     deakin.edu.au/live
•   dance, drama and television studios
•   food and nutrition labs                                               Living near campus
•   nursing clinical simulation centres                                   The closest suburbs to our Melbourne Burwood Campus are Burwood
•   IT gaming facilities                                                  East, Box Hill South, Camberwell and Ashburton.
•   a simulated foreign currency trading floor.                           From Melbourne’s CBD it takes about an hour to get to campus via
                                                                          train, bus or tram (the tram stop’s on Burwood Highway, right in front of
Enjoying campus life
                                                                          campus). Alternatively, you can get to Burwood in just half an hour by car,
Burwood students love the relaxed suburban atmosphere and huge
                                                                          or even cycle to campus.
choice of learning and social spaces.
                                                                          To find accommodation near campus visit deakin.edu.au/houseme –
Enjoy cafes and food outlets, a bookshop and merchandise shop,
                                                                          our online database of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.
medical centre, gallery, gymnasium, great study spaces and much more.
The campus sits alongside parkland, which is great for cycling,
walking and jogging, and is easily accessible via cycling paths, public
transport or car.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Getting to Geelong
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Travel to Geelong is easy and, if you’re based in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Melbourne, the commute with the new regional rail
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            link is quick – from Southern Cross Station, it takes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            less than an hour to reach Geelong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            If you’re driving from Melbourne’s west, you might
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            find your commute’s as short as 30 minutes.

                                                                                                                                                        Geelong Waterfront Campus                                                     Living on campus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The first residential community of 410 students was housed on campus
                                                                                                                                                        Study world-class courses overlooking the stunning Corio Bay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      in 2018, with 33 studio apartments also available within Geelong’s iconic
                                                                                                                                                        Our Geelong Waterfront Campus is right on Corio Bay – in the heart of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      T&G House.
                                                                                                                                                        Geelong. Originally built as wool stores in the 19th century, the buildings
                                                                                                                                                        have been extensively renovated, creating a modern, impressive campus.        Students living on campus enjoy a range of exclusive activities throughout
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      the year. You’ll join a supportive student community and an encouraging
                                                                                                                                                        • Geelong is the second-most populated urban area in Victoria
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      environment for a balanced social/study life.
                                                                                                                                                          (after Melbourne), with a population of about 195,000 people.
                                                                                                                                                        • One of the world’s most beautiful coastal drives, the Great Ocean           deakin.edu.au/live
                                                                                                                                                          Road, is just 30 minutes away, complete with famous surf beaches
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Living near campus
                                                                                                                                                          and the occasional whale sighting.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      If you live centrally, you’ll still be very close to your classes. If you live
                                                                                                                                                        • Geelong Waterfront Campus was founded in 1994. It currently has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      further from the city centre, it’s easy to get to campus by car, bike or
                                                                                                                                                          5000 students and offers 201 courses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      public transport.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To find accommodation visit deakin.edu.au/houseme – our online
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      database of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.

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Study where you want
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus                          Living on campus                                     Living near campus                                                                                                                                    Living on campus
                                                    The Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus offers                The Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus is a                                                                                                                   Living on campus in Warrnambool means you’re
A sports focused campus close to
                                                    townhouses, units and apartments for 800             20-minute drive from the centre of Geelong,                                                                                                           part of a close‑knit residential community, giving
Australia’s best surf beaches                       students. Close to classes and our sporting          so living centrally means you’ll never be far                                                                                                         you access to exclusive residential programs.
You get the best of both worlds at our              grounds, living on campus also gives you             from your classes. Other nearby suburbs include
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus offers studio
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus. Around 7300             exclusive access to residential programs.            Grovedale, Wandana Heights and Highton.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               apartments and shared houses available on
students access world-class programs and            These include health and wellbeing, social,
                                                                                                         You can access the campus by car, train, or the                                                                                                       campus at Warrnambool, just metres from the
superb facilities, and enjoy a relaxing, regional   academic, arts and culture and leadership,
                                                                                                         free shuttle bus that runs between our two                                                                                                            Hopkins River and close to local surf and fishing
environment, close to some of Australia’s best      connecting you in a supportive student
                                                                                                         Geelong campuses – and Melbourne is just an                                                                                                           hot spots.
surf beaches.                                       environment to help you balance study
                                                                                                         hour away.                                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/live
Geelong is on a peninsula, with surf beaches,       and social life.
diving and recreational fishing all on offer.       deakin.edu.au/live
                                                                                                         To find accommodation near campus visit                                      Warrnambool Campus                                                       Living near campus
                                                                                                         deakin.edu.au/houseme – our online database                                  Three hours from Melbourne and 1.5 hours by car from Geelong,
On campus, outdoor areas and spacious                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Warrnambool is an increasingly popular
                                                                                                         of rooms, houses and apartments for rent.                                    Warrnambool is a welcoming campus, close to the town centre and
new buildings are perfect for socialising                                                                                                                                                                                                                      tourist destination, with historic buildings,
                                                                                                         deakin.edu.au/waurn-ponds                                                    beautiful surf beaches.                                                  beautiful waterways, surf beaches and a
and studying.
                                                                                                                                                                                      With close to 1000 students, Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus offers a        whale‑watching centre.
There are also incredible sport facilities, as
                                                                                                                                                                                      friendly, close-knit community environment.                              Living off campus is a great and affordable way
the campus is home to Deakin’s Elite Sport
Precinct, which includes:                                                                                                                                                             Set on the banks of the picturesque Hopkins River, the campus is close   to get to know the town and wider community
                                                                                                                                                                                      to local surf beaches and popular tourist attractions. The 94-hectare    while you’re studying.
•    an MCG-sized AFL oval
                                                                                                                                                                                      site is approximately 5km from the centre of Warrnambool’s CBD, which    Visit deakin.edu.au/houseme – our online
•    a FIFA-grade soccer pitch
                                                                                                                                                                                      is serviced by the Princes Highway and its own railway station and       database of rooms, houses and apartments
•    an eight-lane 400-metre athletics track
                                                                                                                                                                                      bus services.                                                            for rent.
•    an outdoor basketball court.
                                                                                                                                                                                      Warrnambool has a population of about 34,000 people, and is roughly      deakin.edu.au/warrnambool-campus
A deluxe health club complete with
                                                                                                                                                                                      250km south-west of Melbourne.
gym, workout studios and group fitness
classes is also available.
                                                             Clubs and societies
                                                             Deakin students can explore more than 120 clubs
                                                             and societies across our campuses. We’ve got groups
                                                             dedicated to everything from anime to basketball.
                                                             From sports, health and personal development clubs to
                                                             academic, religious, and course-specific groups, there’ll
                                                             be a club or society that suits you.
                                                             Make the most of your time at Deakin: meet new
                                                             people, try new things, share your skills and discover
                                                             your hidden talents.
                                                                                                                                                           Institute of Koorie Education
                                                                                                                                                           Offering community-based education programs, the Institute
                                                                                                                                                           of Koorie Education gives Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
                                                                                                                                                           Australians the chance to access higher education while still
                                                                                                                                                           being able to maintain family and community commitments.
                                                                                                                                                           The approach to course delivery includes a combination
                                                                                                                                                           of study intensives and distance education options that
                                                                                                                                                           promote access and equity for Indigenous Australian
                                                                                                                                                           students. This approach also creates a close-knit learning
                                                                                                                                                           community, as well as an inspiring and supportive learning
                                                                                                                                                           environment away from home.

                                                                                                                                                           Staying on campus
                                                                                                                                                           During study intensives, the Kitjarra student residences are
                                                                                                                                                           available to the Institute’s students. Kitjarra is just a short
                                                                                                                                                           walk from the Institute’s academic building at the Geelong
                                                                                                                                                           Waurn Ponds Campus, and is a convenient and comfortable
                                                                                                                                                           option for study and accommodation.

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Ways we can support you                                                                                                                                     Inclusive learning community
                                                                                                                                                            Deakin values diversity, embraces difference
                                                                                                                                                            and seeks to nurture a connected, safe and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Deakin Accelerate for VCE students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     If you’re a high-achieving VCE student, Accelerate lets you study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     two first-year university subjects at the same time as your Year

to get there
                                                                                                                                                            respectful community.                                    12 studies, either at one of Deakin’s four locations or at the Cloud
                                                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/about-deakin/values                        Campus – our innovative online learning environment.
                                                                                                                                                            Our LGBTIQ+ community supports the culture               When you successfully complete the Accelerate program, you’ll
                                                                                                                                                            and visibility of LGBTIQ+ students and allies.           achieve between three and five increment points added to your
                                                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/lgbtiq                                     ATAR aggregate.
                                                                                                                                                            The Disability Resource Centre delivers information      There aren’t any tuition fees for the units you study as part of
                                                                                                                                                            and services for students with a disability, health or   Deakin Accelerate (we pay them for you). There may be costs
Fees                                              Government assistance                                Scholarships                                         mental health condition that affects their study or      associated with textbooks for your particular study area or
                                                                                                                                                            participation in university life.                        materials for seminars. Most of the unit study resources are
Depending on the course, an Australian            Commonwealth Supported Place                         A Deakin scholarship is more than a simple
                                                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/disability-services                        available online, and textbooks can often be borrowed from
Commonwealth supported undergraduate              If you’re an Australian citizen, holder of a         financial boost – it sets you on the pathway to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the library.
student at Deakin in 2019 can expect to pay       Permanent humanitarian visa, Permanent               success at university. It’s a great opportunity to
between $6566 and $10,958 per year of study.      resident or New Zealand citizen and meet             stand out from your peers and is an excellent                                                                 You’ll gain credit on completion of your Accelerate units, which
These fees will change for 2020.                  Australia’s residency requirements, you’ll           feature on your resume.                                                                                       you can put towards a related Deakin course – that’s two units
                                                  be eligible for a Commonwealth Supported                                                                                                                           ticked off your degree.
Eligible students can get loans via the Higher                                                         We offer scholarships for many situations,
Education Contribution Scheme-Higher              Place (CSP) for a bachelor course at Deakin.         whether you’ve experienced disadvantage and/                                                                  Even if your Deakin course is unrelated to your Accelerate units,
Education Loan Program (HECS-HELP).               The Australian Government subsidises a               or achieved academic merit. Awarding a Deakin                                                                 in many cases you’ll still be able to use the credit you’ve earned
Repayments are made through the Australian        Commonwealth Supported Place by paying part          scholarship is our chance to acknowledge and                                                                  as electives. This means you can lighten your first-year study load
taxation system once your annual income           of the fees directly to the University, making       reward your accomplishments and hard work.                                                                    or fast-track your degree by going straight into second-year units.
exceeds the minimum threshold.                    your education more affordable and accessible.
                                                                                                       You could be eligible for a number of                                                                         deakin.edu.au/accelerate
If you’re an eligible student, you can access     If you’re a student enrolled in a CSP, you’re        scholarships during your time at Deakin. Use
a range of government financial assistance        only required to contribute part of the cost of      our online search tool to help you find out what
programs, such as Youth Allowance and             your course through ‘student contributions’.         scholarships you could be eligible to apply for
Austudy.                                          The cost of your course will depend on the           at deakin.edu.au/courses/fees-scholarships/
                                                  units you study.                                     scholarships/find-a-scholarship.
Study-related costs
Students will also need to pay for living costs   HECS-HELP Loan                                       Also check out deakin.edu.au/scholarship-tips
and course‑related expenses, like computer        The Australian Government scheme, HECS-HELP,         to read our top tips for completing a scholarship
equipment, books, field trips and special         is a loan scheme for eligible students enrolled in   application.
equipment or clothing (if applicable to           a Commonwealth Supported Place.
your course).                                     Under the HECS-HELP loan scheme you can              Financial support
deakin.edu.au/courses/fees-scholarships/          defer all of your tuition fees or make an            Deakin offers a range of financial assistance.                                                                          ‘If you are unsure about what you
                                                  upfront payment. The HECS-HELP loan covers           If you’re experiencing financial difficulties,
                                                  the student contribution part of your student        you might also be eligible for an interest-free                                                                          would like to do once you finish
                                                  fees. You’ll begin paying back your loan to the      student loan for study-related expenses.                                                                                 school, this opportunity is a really
                                                  Australian Taxation Office in small increments
                                                  once you meet the minimum income threshold.                                                                                                                                   good one to get on board with.
                                                  Deakin University is subject to Australian                                                                                                                                   This experience helped me pinpoint
                                                  Government Legislation. As such, legislative                                                                                                                                  exactly what I wanted to do!’
                                                  changes can occur and may impact your
                                                  HECS-HELP eligibility. For more information
                                                  on eligibility requirements, please visit                                                                                                                                     Tamar Peterson
                                                  studyassist.gov.au or deakin.edu.au/                                                                                                                                          2017 Accelerate student –
                                                  courses/fees/fee-payment-assistance.                                                                                                                                          Disability, Diversity and Inclusion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bachelor of Nursing student

                                                                                                       Useful websites

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Find your pathway to Deakin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Can we help you find your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              pathway into university?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              We have a great team at Deakin, ready to help
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              you find your pathway into university. Give us a
There are many pathways to studying at Deakin –                                                                                                                                                                                                                               call on 1800 693 888 to discuss your options or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              email myfuture@deakin.edu.au.
find one that suits you!
                                                                                                                                                               Pathways through Deakin
                                                                                                                                                               Taking a pathway to Deakin means you get to start the Deakin experience
                                                                                                                                                               sooner, beginning and completing your studies at the University.
              Pathway                             Step 1                             Step 2                                                                    Transfer between campuses1
                                                                                                                                                               Start your course at a campus with a lower ATAR requirement,
                                                                                                                                                               then transfer to your desired campus after first year.                                Pathways through TAFE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Deakin partners with the country’s best TAFE institutions to offer
                                                                                                                                                               Transfer between courses1                                                             a guaranteed entry program. Our partners include:
                                                Apply for your               Receive and accept your                                                           Apply to study a course with similar subjects or majors, but a lower ATAR,
      Apply to Deakin from school                                                                                                                              and use this as a pathway into your ideal course.                                     •   Bendigo TAFE
                                                Deakin course                      Deakin offer
                                                  via VTAC                                                                                                                                                                                           •   Box Hill Institute
                                                                                                                                                               Complete an Associate degree1                                                         •   Chisholm Institute
                                                                                                                                                               A Deakin Associate degree in arts or education2 lets you study in a                   •   The Gordon
                                                                                                                                                               supported campus environment. It also gives you a direct, guaranteed                  •   Kangan Institute
         Study same course at a                 Start the same
                                                                           Transfer to preferred campus1                                                       pathway to an arts, criminology or primary education bachelor degree.                 •   Melbourne Polytechnic
            different campus                   course at Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     •   South West TAFE
                                                                                                                                                               Undertake single unit (non-award) study                                               •   TAFE NSW.
                                                                                                                                                               If you just want to test the waters and see what studying at Deakin is like,
                                                Start a related            Transfer to preferred course                                                        consider studying a single unit (or two). The unit can count towards a                deakin.edu.au/TAFE
        Switch to a similar course
                                               course at Deakin                and receive credit1
                                                                                                                                                               degree if you decide to enrol in one afterwards, and you’ll get to satisfy
                                                                                                                                                               your personal and professional interests.                                             Pathways through other institutions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     If you’re currently studying at another university and would like to apply
         Apply to Deakin with an                Complete an                Apply for your Deakin course
            Associate degree                  Associate degree                 and receive credit1
                                                                                                                                                               Pathways through Deakin College                                                       for entry into Deakin to finish your degree, you can apply for recognition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     of prior learning for your previous study.
                                                                                                                                                               A Deakin College diploma offers a pathway to enter Deakin as a 2nd year
                                                                                                                                                               student1 in selected undergraduate degrees.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Pathways through the workforce
          Apply to Deakin from                   Complete a                     Enter Deakin as a                                                              deakincollege.edu.au
            Deakin College                        diploma                       2nd year student1                                                                                                                                                    Deakin students come from all walks of life – not everyone goes straight
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to university after finishing high school. You might be able to gain entry
                                                                                                                                       Bachelor’s                                                                                                    to Deakin and/or credit towards a Deakin course, based on your work
                                                                                                                                                               1 Subject to availability and meeting academic requirements.
                                                                                                                                        degree                 2	You may be eligible for up to 18 months’ (full-time study) recognition of prior    experience or prior industry training.
       Apply to Deakin with a                Complete a diploma            Apply for your Deakin course                                                           learning and guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Education (Primary), provided
  guaranteed TAFE Partner pathway            or advanced diploma               and apply for credit                                                               you successfully complete the non‑academic selection tool prior to entry.          deakin.edu.au/pathways

       Apply to Deakin with other            Complete a diploma            Apply for your Deakin course
            TAFEs and RTOs                   or advanced diploma               and apply for credit

     Apply to Deakin after studying                                        Apply for your Deakin course
                                               Complete units
     2 single units at the University                                          and apply for credit                                                                                                                                                  ‘My favourite thing about Deakin University
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      would be the industry connections that are
     Transfer from another university
                                                Start a degree
                                                                           Apply for your Deakin course
                                                                               and apply for credit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      handed to you on a platter, all you have to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      do is participate.’
        Apply to Deakin through               Gain work and life           Apply for your Deakin course
             the workforce                       experience                    and apply for credit                                                                                                                                                  Chelsea Clarke
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Bachelor of Design (Architecture)/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Bachelor of Construction Management student
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Scholarship recipient

Try our Pathway Finder tool
There are many different ways you can get into an undergraduate course
at Deakin. No matter your ATAR or education history, we’re here to help
you find your pathway to Deakin. Try our Pathway Finder tool and explore
the options that might be available to you at deakin.edu.au/courses/
entry-pathways/pathway-finder or call us on 1800 693 888.

                                                                                               1	Subject to availability and meeting academic requirements.
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at Deakin
                                                                                                        Key terms for choosing your course
The following pages outline key details for                 18   Architecture and built environment     Campus                                                                              Entry requirements
                                                            20   Arts, humanities and social sciences   Deakin has five campuses – one in Melbourne, another in                             The course table outlines the entry requirements for recent secondary
each of Deakin’s undergraduate and related                                                              Warrnambool, two in Geelong, and our Cloud Campus. The following                    education applicants and non-Year 12 applicants.
degrees. Courses are featured according to                  26   Business                               course table indicates the campus/campuses where you can study
                                                                                                        our undergraduate courses.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Recent secondary education applicants              Y12

the interest areas listed here. Course names                31   Communication and creative arts                                                                                            • Current Year 12 students (2019)

and codes are included, as well as brief course             34   Design                                 ATAR                                                                                • Year 12 graduates (2018 and 2017)

overviews, major areas of study, careers and                36   Engineering                            The Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) is a ranking of                       Non-Year 12 applicants           NY12

                                                                                                        Year 12 results. It’s a ranking from 30 (lowest) to 99.95 (highest),                •   Applicants with higher education study
everything you need to know about getting                   38   Environment                            agreed by the Council of Australian Governments as a nationally                     •   Applicants with Vocational Education and Training (VET) study
                                                            41   Health                                 equivalent measure of a person’s relative academic ranking within                   •   Applicants with work and life experience
into each course. Find out more about these                                                             their complete age cohort in the year they graduated from senior                    •   Applicants who completed Year 12 in 2016 or earlier.
                                                            45   Information technology
interest areas and the courses available at                                                             secondary school. (This includes students who didn’t complete
                                                                                                                                                                                            For more information on entry requirements and to learn about the
                                                            47   Law                                    Year 12, completed but didn’t qualify for an ATAR, or had already
deakin.edu.au.                                                                                          previously left school, and account for around 30% of the age
                                                                                                                                                                                            type of applicant you are, visit deakin.edu.au/courses/how-to-apply.
                                                            49   Medicine                                                                                                                   You can also call us on 1800 693 888 to discuss your options.
                                                                                                        cohort.) The ATAR comes from the scaled scores achieved for
Not sure where to start? Speak to one of                    50   Nursing                                senior secondary school subjects. The specific calculation used is
                                                                                                                                                                                            Trimester intake
our friendly staff on 1800 MY FUTURE                        51   Psychology                             different in each state and territory but the result is designed to be
                                                                                                                                                                                            Most courses start in Trimester 1 (T1) (March to June). The course
                                                                                                        nationally equivalent.
(1800 693 888) to discuss your options or                   53   Science                                                                                                                    entry indicates whether you have the option to begin your studies in
                                                                                                                                                                                            Trimester 2 (T2) (July to October) or Trimester 3 (T3) (November to
email myfuture@deakin.edu.au.                               56   Sport                                  Admissions transparency                                                             February). Not all units are offered in every trimester. Some courses in
                                                                                                        As per Australian Government guidelines, the ATAR published in
                                                            58   Teaching                               this guide is the lowest ‘adjusted ATAR score’ for which an offer was
                                                                                                                                                                                            Deakin’s Faculty of Health and Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built
                                                                                                                                                                                            Environment are offered by semester. Semester 1 runs from February
                                                                                                        made in 2019. The ‘adjusted ATAR score’ is an applicant’s ‘raw ATAR                 to June; Semester 2 runs from July to November. Check each course at
                                                                                                        score’, plus any adjustment factors applied. Deakin operates an open                deakin.edu.au/courses for the most up-to-date intake information.
                                                                                                        and transparent admissions process; visit the VTAC course search at
                                                                                                        vtac.edu.au or deakin.edu.au/transparency for an ATAR profile of all
                                                                                                        Deakin courses.
                                                                                                                                                                                            The fees listed are 2019 indicative fee rates for students enrolled in
                                                                                                                                                                                            the first year of studies in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP).
                                                                                                        Course duration                                                                     The Australian Government offers a subsidy for students enrolled in a
                                                                                                        This is the length of the course in years, based on completing
                                                                                                                                                                                            CSP by paying part of their fees for the place directly to the university.
                                                                                                        the course full time (eight subjects). Part-time study options
                                                                                                                                                                                            The fees listed are the indicative amount you’ll need to pay for one
                                                                                                        may also be available. Find out by searching for your course at
                                                                                                                                                                                            year of study. Visit deakin.edu.au/fees for up-to-date information.
Courses to careers
Deakin isn’t just about courses – we focus on careers and
experience too. Visit explore.deakin.edu.au to kickstart
your course and career exploration at Deakin. With more
than 600 paired courses and careers, it’s the best way to
explore your future career.

Orientation and getting started
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be – we’ve got everything in place to help you through
                                                                                                        Deakin Hallmarks are prestigious University
the process. Check out our handy online checklist at
                                                                                                        awards that recognise students’ outstanding
                                                                                                        achievements and capabilities that are key
for what to prepare before you start at Deakin and learn
                                                                                                        to employment success.
everything about enrolment, orientation and your course.
                                                                                                        Find out more at deakin.edu.au/hallmarks,
                                                                                                                                                           Communication          Digital        Teamwork         Critical          Problem       Self              Global
                                                                                                        including how Hallmarks are awarded.                                     literacy                        thinking            solving   management        citizenship

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Architecture and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Deakin code     S342                 Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Course duration in years     3      Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Trimesters available    T       Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Recent secondary education     Y12    Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP

built environment
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Non-Year 12     NY12          Warrnambool Campus     WB

Course                             Overview                                        Careers                                Entry requirements                      Fees1      Course                                  Overview                                              Careers                                   Entry requirements                        Fees1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     A combined bachelor’s degree
Bachelor of Design                 Understand the built environment,               Work across the globe, including        Y12 3 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study      $9347      Master of Architecture                  The Master of Architecture (Design                    As a graduate of this course                                                         $9359
                                   ecosystem and community to create               Europe, Asia and the US. Pursue the    score of at least 25 in English (EAL)                                                      Management) is designed for students                  you can work in construction              in architecture (accredited) and
(Architecture) 2                                                                                                                                                             (Design Management)                                                                                                                     construction management with a
                                   meaningful and sustainable designs for          following roles (some may require      or at least 20 in English other                                                            who have completed a combined degree in               management, private
 S342         3 T1, T2             everything from houses to skyscrapers –         further study): 3D architectural       than EAL.                                           S711   1.5 9 T1, T2, T3                architecture (accredited) and construction            architectural practices,                  WAM (or equivalent average grade
                                   anywhere in the world.                          modeller, architect, architectural                                                                                                management. You’ll further develop your               government organisations and              indicator) of 60; OR Portfolio of
                                                                                                                          NY12 4   deakin.edu.au/course/S342                                                                                                                                                         relevant work.
                                                                                   consultant or designer, building                                                                                                  skills and knowledge in design research,              private companies in property
                                   With an eye for detail and a love of drawing,
     Campus and ATAR:                                                              designer, building project manager,                                                         Campus and ATAR:                      urban ecologies and more as you work                  development, building and design.
                                   you’ll harness creativity with urban planning
     WF      70.25                                                                 cartographer, design coordinator,                                                            WF   Graduate entry                  towards professional recognition with
                                   to make an impact with your designs.                                                                                                                                                                                                    Career opportunities include:
                                                                                   draftsperson, interior designer,                                                                                                  national architectural bodies.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           building project manager,
                                   A folio is not required as part of our          landscape architect, quantity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           draftsperson, estimator,
                                   admissions process for the Bachelor of          surveyor, sporting facility design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           procurement manager, project
                                   Design (Architecture).                          engineer, structural drafter and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           estimator, quantity surveyor,
                                                                                   town/urban planner.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           structural drafter, 3D architectural
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           modeller, architect, architectural
                                                                                                                           Y12 3 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study                                                                                                               consultant, architectural designer,
Bachelor of Construction           Develop a strong understanding of the           Find career opportunities in roles                                             $9376
                                   business of construction, from law to           including: construction manager,       score of at least 25 in English (EAL)                                                                                                            community development architect
Management (Honours)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       or historic building inspector.
                                   technology. The Bachelor of Construction        construction material technician,      or at least 20 in English other
 S346         4 5 T1, T2           Management (Honours) will equip you             draftsperson, estimator,               than EAL.
                                   with market-ready skills for construction       infrastructure advisor, landscape                                                                                                                                                                                                  Y12 3 Applicants must meet the
                                   management, estimating, surveying or            architect, land economist,
                                                                                                                          NY12 4   deakin.edu.au/course/S346                 Global Science and                      Add an international experience to your               This program ensures you                                                             N/A
                                                                                                                                                                             Technology Program10,11                 degree, supporting you to develop new                 develop the skills needed to              prerequisites for their specific
     Campus and ATAR:              property development – working across           procurement manager, project
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     skills and a broader world view while                 be successful in an increasingly          architecture and construction
     WF      60.60                 projects large and small.                       estimator, project manager and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     studying overseas. Successful applicants              global society and helps you gain         management preference.
                                                                                   quantity surveyor.
                                                                                                                                                                               Campus and ATAR:                      will be offered a monetary scholarship                independence, self-confidence
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     All applicants must also complete
                                                                                                                                                                                WF   80.00                           to assist with travel costs and will be               and self‑awareness. Develop your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and submit the Global Science
                                                                                                                          Y12 3                                                                                      required to participate in the Deakin                 skills and networking capabilities
Bachelor of Design                 Gain knowledge, skills and practical            This cross-discipline course gives            VCE units 3 and 4 – a study      $9359                                                                                                                                              and Technology Program
                                   experience in architecture, design and          you more options for your future       score of at least 25 in English (EAL)                                                      Global Citizenship Program.                           with international colleagues
(Architecture)/                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and friends, while gaining
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Supplementary Information Form
                                   construction in this unique combined course     career. Career opportunities           or at least 20 in English other                                                                                                                                                            (deakin.edu.au/sebe/global)
Bachelor of Construction           that explores smart, sustainable design.        (sometimes, after further              than EAL.                                                                                                                                        understanding and awareness of
Management (Honours)6                                                              study) include: 3D architectural                                                                                                                                                        diverse cultures and backgrounds.
                                   Learn to design striking buildings that are                                            NY12 4   deakin.edu.au/course/D364
                                                                                   modeller, architect, architectural
 D364         5 7 T1, T2           economically and environmentally viable –
                                                                                   consultant or designer, building
                                   and manage projects, no matter what their                                                                                                1	The 2019 indicative Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) fee is based on a typical              7	Students have the opportunity to complete this course in four years of full-time study
                                                                                   designer, building project manager,                                                         enrolment for an Australian domestic student enrolled in two trimesters of full-time              by undertaking units in Trimester 3.
                                   scale or size.
                                                                                   cartographer, construction                                                                  study, or 8 credit points, unless otherwise indicated. This fee should be used as a guide     8	Students are able to commence this course at either the Melbourne Burwood Campus
     Campus and ATAR:
                                                                                   manager, draftsperson, estimator,                                                           only and is subject to change.                                                                    or the Geelong Waterfront Campus. Delivery is at both campuses and students will
     WF      79.30                                                                 landscape architect, procurement                                                         2	Leads to professional recognition when followed by successful completion of the                   be required to undertake units of study from both the Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                                   manager, project estimator,                                                                 Master of Architecture.                                                                           and the Melbourne Burwood Campus. Students should seek advice from their course
                                                                                   quantity surveyor, structural                                                            3	Recent secondary education applicants include current Year 12 students in 2019,                   adviser prior to the commencement of their course. Please note that all property and
                                                                                   drafter and town/urban planner.                                                             as well as Year 12 graduates from 2018 and 2017.                                                  real estate units are also offered at the Cloud Campus.
                                                                                                                                                                            4	There are four categories under which non-Year 12 applicants may apply to Deakin:             9	Students have the opportunity of completing the course in one year full-time
                                                                                                                                                                               –– applicants with higher education study                                                         (3 trimesters) by undertaking units in Trimester 3.
                                                                                                                           Y12 3 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study
                                                                                                                                                                               –– applicants with Vocational Education and Training (VET) study                              10	Available for high-achieving students with a minimum ATAR of 80.00. Applicants must
Bachelor of Construction           With the Bachelor of Construction               With this qualification, you’ll be                                             $10,497
                                                                                                                                                                               –– applicants with work and life experience                                                       also meet the published prerequisites for their specific course preference within the
Management (Honours)/              Management (Honours)/Bachelor of                able to specialise in all facets of    score of at least 25 in English (EAL)                –– applicants who completed Year 12 in 2016 or earlier.                                           Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.
                                   Property and Real Estate, you’ll learn how      the construction management            or at least 20 in English other                   	Visit deakin.edu.au/course and head to the course of interest to find out further              11 Refer to specific course entry for campus and trimester intake options.
Bachelor of Property and           to drive growth, make strong commercial         and property and real estate           than EAL.                                            details on admission requirements.
Real Estate                        decisions, understand regulations and           markets including commercial,                                                            5	Students have the opportunity to complete this course in three years of full-time study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             N/A means not applicable.
                                                                                                                          NY12 4   deakin.edu.au/course/D336
                                   manage construction projects. The combined      industrial and residential                                                                  by undertaking units in Trimester 3.
 D336         5 T1, T2
                                   structure means you’ll also be equipped with    property. Career opportunities                                                           6	Leads to professional recognition when followed by successful completion of the
                                   vocational skills like surveying and building   include: architectural consultant,                                                          Master of Architecture (Design Management).
     Campus and ATAR:              economics.                                      construction manager,
     B   /   WF 8   71.20                                                          conveyancer, estimator, leasing
                                                                                   agent, portfolio manager,
                                                                                   procurement manager, project
                                                                                   estimator, property developer, real
                                                                                   estate agent and valuer.

                                                                                                                          A bachelor’s degree in architecture
Master of Architecture             Build on your architectural skills through      As a graduate of this course you                                                $9359
                                   specialised design research and resolution      can work in private architectural      (accredited) with a WAM (or
 S700         2 T1, T2             with the Master of Architecture. You’ll         practices, government organisations    equivalent average grade indicator)
                                   learn about urban ecologies and contexts,       and private companies in property      of 60; OR Portfolio of relevant work.
                                   integrated project evaluation and sustainable   development, building and
     Campus and ATAR:              design – knowledge that will propel you         design. Career opportunities
     WF      Graduate entry        towards a career as a practising architect.     include: 3D architectural modeller,
                                                                                   architect, architectural consultant,
                                                                                   architectural designer, community
                                                                                   development architect, historic
                                                                                   building inspector and work in
                                                                                   urban and landscape design.

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Arts, humanities
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Deakin code     S342                    Cloud Campus     C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Course duration in years     3      Melbourne Burwood Campus         B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Trimesters available    T       Geelong Waterfront Campus       WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Recent secondary education     Y12    Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus        WP

and social sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Non-Year 12     NY12            Warrnambool Campus       WB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Institute of Koorie Education   IKE

Course                            Overview                                          Careers                                Entry requirements                      Fees1   Course                      Overview                                         Careers                                   Entry requirements                           Fees1

Bachelor of Arts                  Study a Bachelor of Arts at Deakin and open       The Bachelor of Arts builds             Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study      $6842   Bachelor of International   Dive into other cultures and build a global      The professional, social and               Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study           $6697
                                  the door to a world of opportunity. You           valuable and transferable              score of at least 20 in English other           Studies                     career by studying Deakin’s Bachelor of          personal experiences on offer             score of at least 20 in English other
 A300        3 T1, T2, T3         can tailor your degree to complement your         career skills, making you highly       than EAL or 25 in English (EAL).                                            International Studies, an experience-            throughout this course prepares           than EAL or 25 in English (EAL).
                                  interests and set yourself up to be flexible      employable within many                                                                 A326       3 T1, T2, T3     rich course designed to give you a deep          you for employment in a range
                                                                                                                           NY12 7   deakin.edu.au/course/A300                                                                                                                                      NY12 7   deakin.edu.au/course/A326
                                  across the jobs of the future.                    industries. The range of disciplines                                                                               understanding of the international forces        of areas in the public sector
 Campus and ATAR:                                                                   on offer also lets you follow your                                                                                 shaping the world today.                         including: diplomacy, defence,
     C 57.35                      Majors3                                           passion and develop the specialist                                                      Campus and ATAR:                                                            immigration, education, finance,
     B 60.00                      •   Advertising C B                               skills to pursue the career                                                                                        Majors3                                          communications, trade and aid,
     WP 55.80                     •   Anthropology C B WP                           you want.                                                                               B 60.30
                                                                                                                                                                                                       •   Anthropology C B WP                          large corporations and small and
     IKE 2                        •   Arabic C B WP                                                                                                                                                    •   Arabic C B WP                                medium- sized businesses with an
                                                                                    You’ll be able to take your degree                                                      WF 55.65
                                  •   Buddhist studies (minor only) C B WP                                                                                                                             •   Chinese B WP                                 international orientation, as well
                                                                                    into a range of careers, including:                                                                                •   Indonesian C B WP
                                  •   Children’s literature C B WP                                                                                                                                                                                      as non-government organisations
                                                                                    administration, advertising,                                                                                       •   International politics C B WP
                                  •   Chinese4 B WP                                                                                                                                                                                                     with regional and global links.
                                                                                    business, communication,                                                                                           •   International relations C B WP 4
                                  •   Creative writing C B WP
                                                                                    community services, criminal                                                                                                                                        If you’re considering further
                                  •   Criminology C B WP                                                                                                                                               •   Language and culture studies C 5 B     WP
                                                                                    justice, ethnic affairs, finance,                                                                                                                                   study, Deakin’s honours program
                                  •   Design (minor only) B WF                                                                                                                                         •   Middle East studies C B WP
                                                                                    GLAM sector, government, human                                                                                                                                      and postgraduate pathways can
                                  •   Digital media (minor only) C B WP                                                                                                                                •   Politics and policy studies C B WP 4
                                                                                    rights, journalism, marketing,                                                                                                                                      open up a world of research and
                                  •   Drama B                                                                                                                                                          •   Spanish C B WP
                                                                                    media, multimedia, not-for-profits,                                                                                                                                 employment opportunities in
                                  •   Education C B
                                                                                    performing and visual arts,                                                                                                                                         Australia and abroad.
                                  •   Film, television and animation B
                                                                                    personnel and industrial relations,
                                  •   Gender and sexuality studies C B WP
                                                                                    photography, policing, policy
                                  •   Geography and society C B WP                                                                                                         Bachelor of International   Develop intercultural competencies and an        Graduating from this course                Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study           $7005
                                                                                    development, politics, public
                                  •   History C B WP                                                                                                                                                   established global perspective by studying       prepares you with the analytical          score of at least 20 in English other
                                  •   Indonesian C B WP
                                                                                    relations, publishing, research,                                                       Studies (Global Scholar)
                                                                                    social work and tourism.                                                                                           Deakin’s Bachelor of International Studies       skills and international experience       than EAL or 25 in English (EAL)
                                  •   International politics C B WP                                                                                                        A306       3 T1, T2, T3     (Global Scholar). You’ll gain foundation         to apply your knowledge to a              and a minimum ATAR of 80 or
                                  •   International relations C B WP 5                                                                                                                                 knowledge of the international political         range of roles. Build your career         equivalent.
                                  •   Islamic studies (minor only) C B WP                                                                                                                              climate and travel overseas to begin building    in Australia or overseas working
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                                  •   Journalism C B WP                                                                                                                     Campus and ATAR:           a global career from the very beginning of       in roles including: foreign
                                  •   Language and culture studies C B WP                                                                                                    CNP                       your studies.                                    correspondent, foreign exchange
                                  •   Literary studies C B WP                                                                                                                                                                                           analyst, human rights advocate,
                                                                                                                                                                             B81.65                    Majors3
                                  •   Media studies C B                                                                                                                                                                                                 immigration agent, international
                                                                                                                                                                            WF NP
                                  •   Middle East studies C B WP                                                                                                                                       •   Anthropology C B WP                          aid officer, international
                                  •   Philosophy C B WP                                                                                                                                                •   Arabic C B WP                                management consultant,
                                  •   Photography B WF                                                                                                                                                 •   Chinese B WP                                 international trade law consultant,
                                  •   Politics and policy studies C B WP 5                                                                                                                             •   Indonesian C B WP                            law reform officer, political
                                  •   Professional experience and practice                                                                                                                             •   International politics C B WP                journalist, trade agreements
                                      (minor only) B WP                                                                                                                                                •   International relations C B WP 4             negotiator and trade delegate.
                                  •   Public relations C B WP                                                                                                                                          •   Language and culture studies C 5 B     WP

                                  •   Religious studies C B WP                                                                                                                                         •   Middle East studies C B WP
                                  •   Sociology C B WP 5                                                                                                                                               •   Politics and policy studies C B WP 4
                                  •   Spanish C B WP                                                                                                                                                   •   Spanish C B WP
                                  •   Sport and society (minor only) C B WP 5
                                  •   Sustainability and society (minor only) B
                                  •   Visual arts B WF                                                                                                                     Diploma of Arabic           Whether you’re brushing up or starting           Expand your employment options             Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study           $6566
                                                                                                                                                                                                       from scratch with a whole new language,          to exciting positions in the Arab         score of at least 20 in English other
                                                                                                                                                                           A221       3PT T1           this course is designed to sharpen your          Gulf States, the Middle East and          than EAL or 25 in English (EAL).
Bachelor of Criminology           Learn the who, why and how of crime with          Graduates from this course can         Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study       $6918                               language skills and deepen your cultural         North Africa.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NY12 7   deakin.edu.au/course/A221
                                  Deakin’s Bachelor of Criminology. With the        look forward to a diverse and          score of at least 20 in English other                                       understanding. Develop communication
 A329        3 T1, T2, T3                                                                                                                                                   Campus:                                                                     Open doors to better career
                                  perfect balance of theory and practical           challenging career as: crime           than EAL or 25 in English (EAL).                                            skills in modern standard Arabic and enhance                                               Applicants who wish to undertake
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        opportunities in: the arts, business
                                  learning, join the university with the most       analysts, jury consultants,                                                              C    B    WP              your language fluency through contextual                                                   the Diploma of Arabic concurrently
                                                                                                                           NY12 7   deakin.edu.au/course/A329.                                                                                          or trade, diplomacy or security,
                                  established criminology program in Victoria       police development managers,                                                                                       knowledge of Middle Eastern history,                                                       with another degree must apply
 Campus and ATAR:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       education, foreign policy, health,
                                  and graduate armed with the critical thinking     private investigators, forensic                                                                                    culture and society.                                                                       through VTAC for a place in
       55.05                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            international development, IT or
     C                            skills to tackle criminal justice issues. We’ll   psychologists, correctional                                                                                                                                                                                   the degree and, once enrolled,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        engineering, as well as sciences.
     B 60.00                      help you understand the inner workings            officers, parole officers, crime                                                                                                                                                                              subsequently apply with the faculty
     WP 56.65                     of criminal behaviour, from environmental         reporters, crime researchers,                                                                                                                                                                                 for the Diploma of Arabic.
                                  crime to terrorism, and how to use this           criminologists, intelligence
                                  understanding when making decisions within        officers and federal police officers
                                  the criminal justice system.                      (requires further study).                                                              Diploma of Chinese          This Chinese language program offers             Explore your employment options            Y12 6 VCE units 3 and 4 – a study           $6566
                                                                                                                                                                                                       students the opportunity to attain               in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.           score of at least 20 in English other
                                                                                                                                                                           A222       3PT T1           proficiency in spoken and written Chinese        Adding an international aspect            than EAL or 25 in English (EAL).
                                                                                                                                                                                                       and provides an understanding of the             to your degree can open doors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NY12 7   deakin.edu.au/course/A222
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Chinese culture and ways of life. It’s a great   to better career opportunities
                                                                                                                                                                            Campus:                    complement to your studies in any discipline,    in: the arts, business or trade,          Applicants who wish to undertake
                                                                                                                                                                             B    WP                   plus you’ll gain a global perspective and        diplomacy or security, education,         the Diploma of Chinese concurrently
                                                                                                                                                                                                       boost your employability. In-country             foreign policy, health, international     with another degree must apply
                                                                                                                                                                                                       language programs are also available.            development, IT or engineering,           through VTAC for a place in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        as well as sciences.                      the degree and, once enrolled,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  subsequently apply with the faculty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for the Diploma of Chinese.

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