Undergraduate Course Guide - International students

 
Undergraduate Course Guide - International students
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International students | 2020

Undergraduate
Course Guide
Melbourne | Geelong | Warrnambool | Cloud Campus (online)

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Study area                                                                                                                                                                Welcome

Deakin University, Australia,
provides a world-class education      Welcome to Deakin –
recognised around the globe. We
offer you the chance to gain the      your study destination
knowledge, skills and experience
to make an impact. Let us help
you achieve your career goals.        G’day and welcome!                                                   Campus locations
                                      Australia is one of the world’s most popular international study     Deakin has four modern campuses in three unique locations.
                                      destinations, with thousands of students arriving every year. Like   You will discover some of Australia’s most popular destinations,
                                      Australia, Deakin University is a welcoming community, and we        incredible wildlife, and engaging and friendly culture when
                                      support our international students to ensure they have a safe and    you study here. The University also offers courses through its
                                      enjoyable study experience.                                          innovative online Cloud Campus.

                                      World-class degrees                                                  Scholarships
                                      Deakin offers a wide range of study areas and we can help you        Deakin offers many different scholarships to assist
                                      choose the right degree to pursue your dream career. Be ready        high-achieving international students throughout their studies.
                                      to take your next step with confidence and gain the experience       To check if you are eligible for a Deakin scholarship, visit
                                      you need to succeed. Deakin is highly ranked in many study areas,    deakin.edu.au/scholarships.
                                      which you can learn more about in this guide.
                                                                                                           Trimester system
                                      Career focus                                                         Deakin runs on a Trimester system whereby our courses start in
                                      Deakin applies a practical focus across all its programs. We         March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2) or November (Trimester 3).
In this Guide                         want to ensure you gain the exposure and experience you need         This system can offer students the opportunity to complete their
                                      to graduate with confidence. We do this by providing practical       degree sooner by studying three terms in a single year. You will
Welcome to Deakin			2                 instruction on real-world problems, career guidance and work         find Trimester information on the course pages in this guide.
                                      experience opportunities. Visit the course pages to find out what
Campuses and communities		       3    practical experience is involved as part of your degree.
Accommodation			7
Cost of living in Australia		    8    Employment outcomes
Student services			9                  Deakin is placed as the No. 1 university in the Australian State
                                      of Victoria for undergraduate employment outcomes. The 2018
Graduate employment			10              Graduate Outcomes Survey – an Australian Government initiative
How to apply				11                    – monitors the employment status of more than 40 000 higher
Academic admission requirements  12   education graduates three years after completing their studies.
                                      This amazing result is a reflection of the Deakin's dedication to
Pathways to Deakin			18               preparing our students for a successful career.
English language requirements		  19
Deakin English				20
Deakin degrees				21
                                                                                                                     Deakin Rankings
• Architecture and
   construction management		     25                                                                                                  In the Top 1% of all
• Business 				27                                                                                                                    universities worldwide
• Communication and media		      31                                                                                                  ShanghaiRankings World University Rankings

• Creative arts and writing		    33
• Design				37
• Education and teaching		       39
                                                                                                                                     Ranked in the Top 50 young
• Engineering				42                                                                                                                  universities in the world
• Health				47                                                                                                                       QS and Times Higher Education
• Humanities and social sciences 53                                                                                                  Young University Rankings

• Information technology		       56
• Law					60                          Contact us today
• Nursing				61                       To learn more about Deakin and how                                                             Highest level of overall student
                                      we can help you start your education
• Nutrition				63                     journey, get in touch today.                                                                   satisfaction among universities
• Psychology				64                                                                                                                   in the Australian State of
                                      Visit deakin.edu.au/international
                                                                                                                                     Victoria for nine years in a row
• Science and environment		      67   Call us on +61 3 9627 4877                                                                     Australian Graduate Survey and
• Sport					74                        Email us at study@deakin.edu.au
                                                                                                                                     Graduate Outcomes Survey, QILT

Research and honours			          77
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Campuses and communities                                                                                                                                    Campuses and communities

                                                                                                                                               Living in Geelong
Your Deakin home                                                                                                                                         Be by the sea
                                                                                                                                                         Located a short train trip from
                                                                                                                                                         Melbourne, Geelong is a coastal city
                                                                                                                                                         located near some of the country’s
                                                                                                                                                         best surf beaches. You can head to
                                                                                                                                                         the surf coast, where students take
                                                                                                                                                         a break from their studies to enjoy a
Deakin has four welcoming and engaging                                                                                                                   swim or surf.

campuses located in south-east Australia,
                                                                                                                                                         Support the local team
as well as our innovative Cloud Campus
                                                                                                                                                         Check out the GMHBA Stadium
(online). Each campus offers a unique study                                                                                                              football oval where the Geelong
experience, and Deakin’s local communities                                                                                                               Cats – an Australian league football
                                                                                                                                                         team and partner of Deakin – play
are friendly, safe and lively, making for                                                                                                                their exciting games. You might
a perfect study environment.                                                                                                                             even become a fan!

Melbourne Burwood Campus
The Melbourne Burwood Campus is Deakin’s largest. It is located
a short trip from Melbourne’s central business district, and offers
the perfect balance between city lifestyle and suburban comfort.      Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
The campus boasts impressive buildings and world-class facilities.
Students love the relaxed atmosphere and huge choice of learning      Deakin’s Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus is known for its expansive
and social spaces. The campus sits alongside parkland, which is       grounds and impressive new buildings. It is home to cutting-edge
great for cycling, walking and jogging.                               engineering and medical facilities, as well as some of the world’s
                                                                      most advanced material science research spaces. The campus also
                                                                      offers incredible sporting facilities, including Deakin’s Elite Sport
                                                                      Precinct, which includes an Australian rules football oval, FIFA-grade
                                                                      soccer pitch, athletics track, basketball courts and more.

                                                                      Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                      Deakin’s Geelong Waterfront Campus is located right on Corio Bay
                                                                      in the heart of Geelong, making for spectacular views from its many
                                                                      study spaces. The campus has a modern, industrial feel, mostly due
                                                                      to its history as wool stores in the 19th century. The unique mix of
                                                                      old and new allows for engaging and creative spaces, and its central
                                                                      location means students can visit Geelong’s central business district
Living in Melbourne                                                   between classes.

                A welcoming community
                A multicultural city, Melbourne is
                an international community that
                is home to people from all around
                the world.

                Many activities
                Enjoy live music at Federation
                Square, or ride a bike along the
                Yarra River trail. Visit the native
                animals at the Melbourne Zoo,
                or spend mornings exploring the
                Queen Victoria Market tasting
                fresh produce. There is so much
                to see and do in Melbourne.

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Campuses and communities                                                                          Campuses and communities

                                                                 Cloud Campus
                                                                 As a flagship provider of distance education for more than
                                                                 40 years, Deakin has a unique understanding of students who
                                                                 need to study from afar.
                                                                 The Cloud Campus is a virtual, vibrant campus. It is your one-stop
                                                                 online shop to access lectures and resources, participate in live-
                                                                 stream seminars and class discussions, chat with lecturers and
                                                                 students, and submit assignments. When, where and how you
                                                                 study is up to you.
                                                                 As a Cloud Campus student, you need to be a disciplined,
                                                                 independent and organised learner. Given your competing
                                                                 commitments, you will also need to know how to manage your
                                                                 time and priorities. That is why our Cloud Campus comes with
                                                                 orientation sessions, tailored support services, innovative but
                                                                 easy-to-use digital tools and resources, and a dedicated ‘student
                                                                 success coach’ to keep you on track.

Warrnambool Campus
Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus is close
to surf beaches and popular tourist
attractions. It is a friendly community: a
place where students and lecturers really
have the opportunity to get to know each
other and work closely together. That                        Why study online?
sense of community extends to the whole
of Warrnambool, providing support to new
students in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.                               Same quality education
But for those looking for an occasional                                   Cloud Campus students receive the same quality
jolt of big city excitement, trains run four                              education as our on-campus students. Cloud
times daily to Melbourne.
                                                                          students participate in lectures in real time and can
                                                                          contribute and ask questions like in-class students
                                                                          do. Deakin staff are also available to chat online
                                                                          should you need any assistance outside of class.

                                                                          Engaging platform
                                                                          Deakin's Cloud Campus is delivered through
                                                                          innovative and engaging systems that allow students
                                                                          to access the same materials and services as on-
                                                                          campus students.

Living in Warrnambool

                Made for exploring
                Set along one of the country’s most scenic
                coastlines, Warrnambool is the place to be
                for exploring Australia’s famously unique
                plant and animal habitats.

                A cost-effective choice
                For students (and parents) concerned about
                expenses, Warrnambool offers a lower
                cost of living than Melbourne and Geelong
                without sacrificing quality.

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Accommodation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Cost of living

                                                                                                                            Cost of living

                                                                                                                            Beyond tuition fees, there are a                                     Accommodation                                            $AUD
                                                                                                                            number of other costs that you                                       Hostels and guest houses             A$90 to A$150 per week
                                                                                                                            need to consider before you                                          Shared rental                        A$85 to A$215 per week
                                                                                                                            decide to study in Australia.                                        On campus
                                                                              Deakin’s on-campus                                                                                                 (inclusive of amenities)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A$280 to A$356 per week*
                                                                                                                            The Australian Government provides
                                                                              housing service inclusions                    average living cost estimates for
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Homestay                            A$235 to A$325 per week

                                                                              • A private bedroom, which is                 international students living and studying                           Rental                              A$165 to A$440 per week
                                                                                furnished, carpeted, and heated             in the Australian State of Victoria. Costs
                                                                                                                            vary depending on where you live. For
                                                                                with a bed, desk and Wi-Fi.
                                                                                                                            example, living in Melbourne is slightly more                        Other living expenses                                    $AUD
                                                                              • Shared kitchen, spacious living and         expensive than living in Warrnambool.                                Groceries and eating out             A$80 to A$280 per week
                                                                                dining room, with air conditioning          The diagram to the right lists some of these
                                                                                and bathrooms.                              costs, but for more detailed information                             Gas, electricity                     A$35 to A$140 per week
                                                                              • Social, personal, academic and              visit studyinaustralia.gov.au.                                       Phone and internet                     A$20 to A$55 per week
                                                                                sporting activities calendar.                                                                                    Public transport                       A$15 to A$55 per week
                                                                              • Support from Deakin staff, the              Overseas Student Health Cover
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Car (after purchase)                A$150 to A$260 per week
                                                                                management and administration               In addition to tuition fees, all on-campus
                                                                                team, and 24-hour Deakin security.          international students are required to pay                           Entertainment                        A$80 to A$150 per week
                                                                                                                            Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). The
                                                                                                                            amount payable will be included in your
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Minimum cost of living                                   $AUD
Accommodation                                                                                                               Offer Letter.

                                                                                                                            Scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                                 The Department of Home Affairs has financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                 requirements you must meet in order to receive a
                                                                                                                                                                                                 student visa for Australia. From 1 February 2018 the
                                                                                                                            There are scholarships available to                                  12-month living cost is:
                                                                                                                            international students through Deakin
                                                                                                                            and through other parties, including the                             You                                          A$20 290 per year
                                                                                                                            Australian Government.                                               Partner or spouse                             A$7 100 per year
                                                                                                                            Deakin offers a variety of scholarships to                           Child                                         A$3 040 per year
                                                                                                                            support high-achieving students, including:
                                                                                                                                                                             All costs are in Australian dollars.
Deakin offers support in     On-campus accommodation                          Off-campus accommodation                      • Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International         *
                                                                                                                                                                               On-campus estimated cost is for Deakin’s Melbourne Burwood Campus and includes
                                                                                                                              Scholarship offers a 100% or 50% tuition
finding accommodation for    Living on campus offers a unique                 Deakin can assist you in searching for
                                                                                                                              fee reduction for the normal duration of
                                                                                                                                                                             amenities, such as electricity, gas and internet. On-campus accommodation costs for the
                                                                                                                                                                             Geelong and Warrnambool campuses are lower.
                             opportunity to immerse yourself in the           off-campus accommodation using our
students, whether you want   Deakin experience. Accommodation is              Houseme database. You will find a variety       your course.
                                                                                                                            • Deakin International Scholarship offers
to live on-campus or close   available at all of our Australian campuses,     of rental opportunities, including long-
                                                                                                                              25% tuition fee reduction for the normal
                             and various lease lengths are offered.           term, short-term and casual options.
by in a local community.     On-campus living provides an affordable
                                                                              You can also access a range of free
                                                                                                                              duration of your course.
                             and secure living and learning community,                                                      Both scholarships recognise students with
                                                                              self-help resources to find out:
                             ideal for meeting new people and                                                               consistently high academic performance
                             achieving academic success.                      • when to start your accommodation            who have the potential to make a leading
                                                                                search and how to go about it               contribution to the University and
                             Living on campus could save you money.
                                                                              • the costs associated with                   its communities.
                             Utility bills and internet are included in
                                                                                accommodation
                             the fee, and you don't have to pay an                                                          Deakin also offers scholarships and bursaries
                                                                              • things to consider at property
                             accommodation bond nor public transport                                                        related to specific study areas and degrees,
                                                                                inspections
                             costs to get to and from class.                                                                and to support students from certain countries
                                                                              • locations around each campus
                             Indicative weekly rates: A$280 – A$356*          • rights and responsibilities when renting    and backgrounds.
                                                                                in the Australian State of Victoria.        For a full list of scholarship opportunities
                             *
                              Price based on the Melbourne Burwood Campus
                             costings. Rates are cheaper at the Geelong and                                                 open to international students, and
                             Warrnambool locations.                           Homestay                                      information on how to apply, visit
                                                                                                                            deakin.edu.au/int-scholarships.
                                                                              Deakin students have the option of staying
                                                                              in a host family home. This provides a
                                                                              great opportunity for students to improve
                                                                              their English in everyday situations and to
                                                                              learn more about living in Australia.

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Student services                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Graduate employment

Student services                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Respected program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Australian employers have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              voted DeakinTALENT the most
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              popular university career service
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              in Australia two years in a row.*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              *
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Australian Association of Graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Employers 2017 – 2018

We want you to have a meaningful learning                            Join the club
experience. To achieve this, Deakin offers a                         Getting involved in university life is a great way to meet new
                                                                     people, take on new challenges, and look after your health and
complete range of services, from orientation                         fitness. As a Deakin student you can join more than 150 clubs and
and welcome sessions to academic                                     societies across all campuses. We have a diverse range of clubs,
                                                                     including sporting, academic, health, religious and many more.
development services and social activities.
                                                                     Health, safety and wellbeing
Get started
                                                                     Deakin offers a range of services to help students stay healthy and

                                                                                                                                           Graduate employment
We make it our priority to ensure that all new international         safe, and to promote personal wellbeing.
students – many of whom have arrived in Australia for the first
time – make a smooth transition to the University. Deakin’s          Deakin Medical Centre
welcome program includes airport pick up, orientation,               Deakin Medical Centre provides professional medical and nursing
workshops, social events, study groups and opportunities for         healthcare and advice to students. Medical centres are located
you to get involved in campus life.                                  on all campuses. Campus nurse consultations are free and strictly
                                                                     confidential. Campus doctors bill directly through your Overseas
Students Helping Students                                            Student Health Cover (OSHC).
No one understands students better than students. That is            Safety
why student mentors are available to assist you with academic,
practical or social matters to help you achieve your best results.   Deakin’s campuses and communities are safe places for students.
                                                                     Even so, security officers are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a
                                                                                                                                           Deakin focuses on preparing                    Deakin International Students’               FreelancingHUB
This is a part of Deakin’s Students Helping Students service.                                                                                                                             Careers (DISC) program
Many student mentors are international students themselves so        week at all campuses to ensure the safety of students and staff.      you for your dream career.                                                                  The FreelancingHUB is an exciting initiative
                                                                     Safer Community is a service available for support, advice or                                                        DISC has been designed specifically for      designed to develop work-ready graduates
they know what it means to be new to Deakin and Australia.
                                                                     information if something just doesn’t feel quite right. SafeZone is
                                                                                                                                           Experience practical, real-                    international students and graduates.        through work experience opportunities.

International Student Advisers (ISAs)                                a free phone app for all Deakin students and staff, that connects     world learning, and be ready                   It offers a suite of workshops to assist     The HUB positions students in not-
                                                                     you directly to the security team.                                                                                   international students in understanding      for-profit or community organisations
Friendly ISAs are located on each of Deakin’s campuses. These                                                                              to enter the work force with                   the workplace, learn what employers are      where they develop a solution to a real-
advisers have lived and studied in other countries and have          Supportive and inclusive environment                                  confidence.                                    looking for, and help them connect with      world project. Students work in cross-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       disciplinary and cross-cultural teams,
experienced firsthand the cultural and social adjustments            Deakin promotes a diverse, inclusive and supportive environment                                                      and present confidently to employers.
involved. ISAs provide general support to you during your studies                                                                          Our graduate employment division               The program includes networking events       and gain key employability skills, such as
                                                                     through a number of services and initiatives. The Disability
and can do so in person, online or over the phone. You can book                                                                            DeakinTALENT is dedicated to providing         to connect students with alumni to learn     communication, collaboration, creativity
                                                                     Resource Centre (DRC) provides individual support to students
a private appointment or simply drop-in to the International                                                                               expert career guidance and development,        about their career journeys. DISC also       and critical thinking. Each team is assigned
                                                                     with a disability or health condition so they can successfully
Student Support Centre on your campus.                                                                                                     and will help you connect with employers.      helps returning international graduates      an experienced mentor and project
                                                                     participate in their studies and university life. The ALLY Network
                                                                                                                                           DeakinTALENT offers a range of programs        connect with their home employment           manager, and regular client interaction is
                                                                     creates a more diverse and inclusive culture by promoting greater
                                                                                                                                           and services to start you on the right path.   market.                                      facilitated to ensure the project stays on
                                                                     visibility and awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       track. Internship placements are open to
                                                                     intersex, queer or questioning (LGBTIQ) students and staff.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       students across all study areas, but places
                                                                                                                                           DeakinTALENT                                   Interns@Deakin                               are limited.
                                                                                                                                           DeakinTALENT helps students to explore         The Interns@Deakin program coordinates
                                                                                                                                           career opportunities, develops their           a range of internships each trimester        Internships as part of
                                                                                                                                           marketability as a graduate, and supports      within Deakin’s faculties, divisions,
                                                                                                                                           them to apply for graduate roles. Deakin’s     research centres, the FreelancingHUB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       your degree
                                                                                                                                           long-standing relationships with industry      and international offices overseas. With     Many Deakin degrees offer the
                                                                                                                                           organisations means you will learn what        employers expecting graduates to already     opportunity to complete an internship
                                                                                                                                           employers are looking for in a graduate.       have work experience, completing an          as part of the program. With the help of
                                                                                                                                           Available to all students, our popular         internship during your studies can be        your lecturer, you can find a short-term
Cutting-edge digital support                                                                                                               career planning resources aim to help you:     extremely important. The skills you learn    work opportunity in a local organisation to
Deakin Genie is an award-winning mobile                                                                                                    • identify and communicate your                will help build your resume, and will        gain exposure to real-life projects. Deakin
                                                                                                                                             personal brand                               enable you to provide examples of how        students have worked in advertising firms,
app that helps you keep on track with
                                                                                                                                           • create a LinkedIn profile to stand out       you have already applied your studies in a   sporting organisations, local hospitals
your studies. As a Deakin student, you can                                                                                                                                                professional setting.                        and wildlife parks, just to name a few.
use Genie to keep a calendar of upcoming                                                                                                   • develop an effective cover letter and
                                                                                                                                             resume                                                                                    The experience gained as part of these
classes and assignments; set goals for the                                                                                                                                                Interns@Deakin is a competitive process
                                                                                                                                           • manage interview nerves                                                                   internships can help add to your portfolio
                                                                                                                                                                                          and you will need to meet baseline resume
year and motivate yourself to achieve                                                                                                      • excel at networking                                                                       of work, which you can present to future
                                                                                                                                                                                          standards to progress in the selection
them; and access support services and                                                                                                      • succeed in the workplace.                    process.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       employers.
learning tools from around the University.
                                                                                                                                           Visit deakintalent.deakin.edu.au to
Deakin Genie is so advanced that it works
                                                                                                                                           learn more.
to predict your needs and questions
before you think to ask!

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How to apply                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Academic admission requirements

How to apply

               Find your course                                                          Applying to Deakin
     1         Browse the many exciting undergraduate courses we have
               on offer throughout this Guide, and choose the degree you
                                                                                         You can apply to Deakin at any
                                                                                         time throughout the year, and
               wish to study.
                                                                                         Deakin’s International Admissions
                                                                                         team is always ready to quickly
                                                                                         process applications and assist
                                                                                         with any questions you may
               Understand the entry requirements                                         have. Application processes and
                                                                                         requirements may differ slightly

                                                                                                                               Academic admission requirements
               It is important that you understand the entry requirements                depending on your chosen
               for your degree before you submit your application.
                                                                                         degree, as well as your country of
     2         Entry requirements for each Deakin degree differ, and
               also depend on your country of residence. The minimum                     residence and entry pathway.
               academic entry requirements can be found on pages
               12 – 17 of this Guide. Some degrees may have additional
               interview or portfolio requirements.

                                                                                                                               Deakin degrees have eligibility requirements                          Select countries not in the table
               Understand the English language
               requirements                                                                                                    and you will need to meet these in order to                           China entry requirements – Gaokao (高考)

               All applicants need to meet Deakin’s English language                                                           gain entry into a Deakin degree. Each degree                          Gaokao students who meet the higher Tier One university cut off
     3         requirements – to the level necessary for their course.                                                         has its own academic entry requirements.                              score for their province will meet the academic requirements for
                                                                                                                                                                                                     entry into most Deakin undergraduate degrees.
               Minimum International English Language Testing System
               (IELTS) scores are included in the course information of this                                                                                                                         Vietnam entry requirements
               guide. For more information see page 19.                                                                        Using the academic admission requirements table
                                                                                                                                                                                                     For entry into most bachelor degrees, Vietnamese students must
                                                                                                                               The table beginning on the next page details the academic             graduate with a National High School Graduate Certificate and
                                                                                                                               admissions requirements for entry into Deakin undergraduate           achieve an overall GPA of at least 8.0 for Year 11 and Year 12. In
                                                                                                                               degrees. Check the table for the qualification most relevant to       addition, applicants must achieve a minimum score of 8.0 for
                                                                                                                               your secondary school studies. Some qualifications will require       three major subjects in Year 12. Major subjects include Maths,
               Gather supporting documents                                     How to certify your documents                   you to make a quick calculation to convert your results into scores   English, Chemistry, Literature, Physics, or Biology.
                                                                                                                               that Deakin will use to assess your application. Use the notes
               When you apply to study at Deakin, it is important to                                                                                                                                 Students from select high-achieving secondary schools will be
                                                                               Certified copies of documents are photocopies   below each table to learn how to calculate your total score.
               attach all requested supporting documentation, otherwise                                                                                                                              eligible for entry into Deakin undergraduate courses by graduating
               your application could be delayed or rejected. Most             that have been viewed along with the original
                                                                                                                                                                                                     with a National High School Graduate Certificate and achieving an
     4         documents need to be certified before they are submitted        document by an authorised person, who will
                                                                               stamp them as being authentic copies. Visit
                                                                                                                               Is your country not mentioned?                                        overall GPA of 8.0 for Year 12.
               to Deakin; so give yourself plenty of time to get organised.                                                    If your academic achievements and country of origin are not
               Certified copies must include: award certificates, academic     deakin.edu.au/int-apply to see how you can                                                                            Indonesia entry requirements
                                                                                                                               mentioned on these pages, it does not mean that you cannot
               transcripts and formal identity papers (e.g. your passport).    certify your documents and who they can be
                                                                                                                               apply to Deakin. Our Admissions Team can take your academic           Deakin accepts students into bachelor degree programs who
               Documents must be translated into English.                      certified by.
                                                                                                                               record and other achievements, including workplace experience,        have successfully completed the SMA3, achieved the specified
                                                                                                                               into consideration.                                                   average grade in the final two semesters of Year 12, and have
                                                                                                                                                                                                     been awarded a Certificate of Graduation (Keterangan Hasil Ujian
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Nasional – SKHUN). Most Deakin bachelor degrees require an
                                                                                                                                                                                                     average grade of at least 8.0 in the final two semesters of Year 12.
               Submit your application                                                                                                                                                               The two exceptions are Business School (8.5) and Law School (9.0)
                                                                                                                                                                                                     degrees.
               You can submit your application to study at Deakin using
               a variety of methods:                                                                                                                                                                 Canada entry requirements
               • Email: Download a pdf application form from the Deakin                                                                                                                              Applicants must achieve a minimum of six Grade 12 credits. All
                 website. Complete this form on your computer or smart                                                                                                                               applications are assessed individually.
                 phone and email it to Deakin.
     5         • Through a representative: Submit your application
                 through one of Deakin’s friendly agents. Visit
                                                                                                                               Don't meet the academic                                               New Zealand NCEA requirements

                 deakin.edu.au/int-reps to search for a Deakin                                                                 admission requirements?                                               Achievement of a New Zealand University Entrance certification,
                                                                                                                                                                                                     and a minimum of 80 credits, including at least 60 credits at Level
                 agent located near you.                                                                                       If you are not sure you meet the academic                             3 or higher on the NZ qualifications framework, and at least 8
               • Apply online: Using Deakin’s online application                                                               admission requirements for a Deakin degree,                           credits at Level 2 or higher in English (4 credits in Writing and 4
                 process is quick and easy. After submitting your                                                              there may still be a pathway available for                            credits in Reading required).
                 application online, you will be asked to provide certified
                                                                                                                               you to study at Deakin in the future. See
                 documentation.
                                                                                                                               page 18 of this Guide to learn about the
                                                                                                                               alternative pathway options to Deakin.
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Academic admission requirements
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   GE		        Graduate entry                                                     Cloud Campus (online)   C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   No offer    No offers made to recent secondary education applicants      Melbourne Burwood Campus      B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   RC 		       Admission is based on a range of criteria                     Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NP 		       Not published – less than five offers made to               Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   		          school leaver applicants.                                          Warrnambool Campus      WB

                                                                                 UK, S'pore,                                                                                                                                                                  UK, S'pore,
                                                  Australia          India                                                                   Australian     International                                                       Australia         India                                                                     Australian      International
                                     Course                                       Brunei,        Sri Lanka      Malaysia     Hong Kong                                                                             Course                                      Brunei,         Sri Lanka       Malaysia        Hong Kong
    Course (Bachelor of...)                       clearly-in        AISSCE                                                                   Foundation     Baccalaureate          Course (Bachelor of...)                      clearly-in       AISSCE                                                                     Foundation      Baccalaureate
                                      code                                       Zimbabwe        A-levels3     STPM GPA       HKDSE                                                                                 code                                      Zimbabwe         A-levels3      STPM GPA          HKDSE
                                                 ATAR 2019 1       (Class XII)                                                                Program         Program                                                          ATAR 2019 1      (Class XII)                                                                  Program          Program
                                                                                  A-levels2                                                                                                                                                                    A-levels2
                                                  B   60.00                                                                                                                        Communication                               B    60.35
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A334                           65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Arts                              A300        WP   55.80          65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25               (Advertising)                                C   NP
                                                  C   57.35                                                                                                                                                                    B    62.65
                                                                                                                                                                                   Communication
                                                  B NP                                                                                                                                                              A333       WP    56.30         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   (Digital Media)
    Arts - Advanced (Honours)4        A401        WP NP               65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25                                                            C   NP
                                                  C NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    61.85
                                                                                                                                                                                   Communication
                                                  B 60.40                                                                                                                                                           A331       WP    56.00         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   (Journalism)
    Arts/Bachelor of Commerce         D313        WP 64.30            70%             8             10              3             18            70%               27                                                            C   NP
                                                  C NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    66.00
                                                                                                                                                                                   Communication
                                                  B 91.15                                                                                                                                                           A325       WP    72.90         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   (Public Relations)
    Arts/Bachelor of Laws             D312        WF 85.05            80%             10            12            3.17            22            80%               33                                                            C   NP
                                                  C NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    61.70
                                                                                                                                                                                   Computer Science                 S306                           65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                  B 62.40                                                                                                                                                                       C   NP
    Arts/Bachelor of Science          D311                            65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25
                                                  WP 67.75
                                                                                                                                                                                   Construction Management          S346       WF    60.60         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Arts/Master of Arts                           B   66.70                                                                                                                        (Honours)
                                      D305                            65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25
    (International Relations)                     C   NP
                                                                                                                                                                                   Creative Arts (Dance)            A356       B    NP             65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Arts/Master of Teaching                       B   60.05
                                      D303                            65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25
    (Secondary)5 6                                C   66.60                                                                                                                        Creative Arts (Drama)            A357       B    63.20          65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                  B   60.10                                                                                                                                                                    B    NP
    Arts (Psychology)                 A301        WP   55.05          65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25               Creative Arts (Photography)      A352                           65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               WF    NP
                                                  C   NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    NP
                                                  B 80.15                                                                                                                          Creative Arts (Visual Arts)      A359                           65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Biomedical Science                S323                            65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25                                                           WF    NP
                                                  WP 72.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    64.95
                                                  B 62.05                                                                                                                          Creative Writing                 A316       WP    NP            65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Business                          M325        WF 62.10            65%             8             10              3             18            70%               27                                                            C   NP
                                                  C 60.40
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    60.00
    Business                                      B   80.25                                                                                                                        Criminology                      A329       WP    56.65         65%             8               10              2.7              18          65%               25
                                      M391                            65%             8             10              3             18            70%               27
    (Sport Management)                            C   NP                                                                                                                                                                        C   55.05
                                                  B   NP                                                                                                                                                                       B    64.15
    Business Analytics                M340                            65%             8             10              3             18            70%               27               Criminology/Bachelor of
                                                  C   NP                                                                                                                                                            D380       WP    63.30         65%             8               10              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   Cyber Security
                                                  WP   63.40                                                                                                                                                                    C   NP
    Civil Engineering (Honours)       S460                            65%             6              9             2.7            18            65%               25
                                                  C   NP                                                                                                                                                                       B    91.00
                                                                                                                                                                                   Criminology/Bachelor of
                                                  B 80.00                                                                                                                                                           D335       WF    86.10         80%            10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                                                                                                                                                                   Laws
                                                  WF 70.45                                                                                                                                                                      C   NP
    Commerce                          M300                            70%             8             10              3             18            70%               27
                                                  WB 63.90                                                                                                                                                                     B    65.70
                                                  C 66.00                                                                                                                          Criminology/Bachelor of          D390       WP    55.35         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   Psychological Science
    Commerce/                                     B   80.10                                                                                                                                                                     C   NP
                                      D366                            70%             8             10              3             18            70%               27
    Bachelor of Analytics                         C   NP                                                                                                                                                                       B    62.00
                                                  B 90.00                                                                                                                          Cyber Security                   S334       WP    63.75         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Commerce/                                     WF 85.40                                                                                                                                                                      C   NP
                                      D322                            80%             10            12            3.17            22            80%               33
    Bachelor of Laws                              WB NP
                                                                                                                                                                                   Design (3D Animation)            A343       B    NP             65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                  C NP

    Commerce/                                                                                                                                                                      Design (Architecture)            S342       WF    70.25         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                      D321        B   80.55           70%             8             10              3             18            70%               27
    Bachelor of Science
                                                                                                                                                                                   Design (Architecture)/
Footnotes                                                                                                                                                                          Bachelor of Construction         D364       WF    79.30         65%             6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
1
  The ATAR score presented here is the 2019 score and should only be used as a reference for 2020. Please note, clearly-in ATAR scores can change from year to year.               Management (Honours)
2
  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
3
  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.                                         Footnotes
4
  Entry is based on a minimum ATAR of 80 or equivalent in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, with pre-requisite units 3 and 4; a study score of   1
                                                                                                                                                                                 The ATAR score presented here is the 2019 score and should only be used as a reference for 2020. Please note, clearly-in ATAR scores can change from year to year.
at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or 20 in English other than EAL.                                                                                2
                                                                                                                                                                                 To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
5
  The requirement of the Australian Government is that all teaching graduates must pass the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students                  3
                                                                                                                                                                                 To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
(LANTITE) in order to teach. Students must pass the test to graduate from the course. Visit www.education.gov.au/literacy-and-numeracy-test-initial-teacher-
education-students for more information.
6
  Students enrolling in this course will need to pass CASPer, an online test used to assess the personal attributes of applicants to initial teacher education courses. For
more information visit deakin.edu.au/casper.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 deakin.edu.au/international                  14
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    GE		         Graduate entry                                                     Cloud Campus (online)   C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    No offer     No offers made to recent secondary education applicants      Melbourne Burwood Campus      B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    RC 		        Admission is based on a range of criteria                     Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    NP 		        Not published – less than five offers made to               Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    		           school leaver applicants.                                          Warrnambool Campus      WB

                                                                                  UK, S'pore,                                                                                                                                                                   UK, S'pore,
                                                  Australia           India                                                                   Australian     International                                                       Australia          India                                                                     Australian      International
                                     Course                                        Brunei,        Sri Lanka     Malaysia       Hong Kong                                                                            Course                                       Brunei,         Sri Lanka       Malaysia        Hong Kong
    Course (Bachelor of...)                       clearly-in         AISSCE                                                                   Foundation     Baccalaureate        Course (Bachelor of...)                        clearly-in        AISSCE                                                                     Foundation      Baccalaureate
                                      code                                        Zimbabwe        A-levels3    STPM GPA         HKDSE                                                                                code                                       Zimbabwe         A-levels3      STPM GPA          HKDSE
                                                 ATAR 2019 1        (Class XII)                                                                Program         Program                                                          ATAR 2019 1       (Class XII)                                                                  Program          Program
                                                                                   A-levels2                                                                                                                                                                     A-levels2
    Design (Digital                                                                                                                                                                                                              B   60.30
                                      A344        B   NP              65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Technologies)                                                                                                                                                                 International Studies               A326       WF   55.65         65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Design (Visual                                B   NP                                                                                                                                                                         C   NP
                                      A345                            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Communication)                                WF   NP                                                                                                                                                                        B   81.65
                                                                                                                                                                                  International Studies
                                                  B   72.75                                                                                                                                                           A306       WF   NP            65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Education (Early Years)4 5        E330                            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             (Global Scholar)
                                                  C   NP                                                                                                                                                                         C   NP
                                                  B 70.65                                                                                                                                                                        B   65.30
                                                                                                                                                                                  International Studies/
    Education (Primary) 4 5           E359        WP 70.10            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25                                                 D338       WF   64.45         70%              8               10               3               18          70%               27
                                                                                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Commerce
                                                  WB 74.15                                                                                                                                                                       C

    Electrical and Electronics                    WP   71.70                                                                                                                                                                     B 90.15
                                       S461                           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Engineering (Honours)                         C   NP                                                                                                                                                                         WF 84.05
                                                                                                                                                                                  Laws                                M312                          80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 WB NP
    Environmental Engineering         S465        WP   70.25          65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25                                                            C NP
    (Honours)
    Environmental Science                                                                                                                                                                                                        B   90.70
                                                                                                                                                                                  Laws/Bachelor of
    (Environmental                                                                                                                                                                                                    D323       WF   85.30         80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                      S398        B   60.35           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             International Studies
    Management and                                                                                                                                                                                                               C   NP
    Sustainability)
                                                                                                                                                                                  Mechanical Engineering                         WP   67.20
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      S462                          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Environmental Science                         WP   60.20                                                                                                                      (Honours)                                      C   NP
                                      S399                            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    (Marine Biology)                              WB   51.00
                                                                                                                                                                                  Mechatronics Engineering                       WP   65.15
    Environmental Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      S463                          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                  (Honours)                                      C   NP
    (Wildlife and Conservation         S393       B   74.05           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Biology)                                                                                                                                                                      Medical Imaging                     H309       WP   89.95         80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                                  B   70.25                                                                                                                                                                      B 70.15
    Exercise and Sport Science        H343                            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
                                                  WP   62.00                                                                                                                      Nursing                             H326       WF 62.15           65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Exercise and Sport Science/                                                                                                                                                                                                  WB 56.35
                                                  B   80.00
    Bachelor of Business              D394                            65%              8             10              3             18             70%              27
                                                  WP   66.05                                                                                                                                                                     B 88.45
    (Sport Management)                                                                                                                                                            Nursing/                            D355       WF 84.9            65%              6                9              2.7              18          70%               25
    Exercise and Sport Science/                                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Midwifery
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 WB 74.8
    Bachelor of Nutrition             D333        B   76.00           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Science                                                                                                                                                                                                                      B 74.70
                                                                                                                                                                                  Nursing/Bachelor of                 D387       WF 71.70           65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Film, Television and                                                                                                                                                          Psychological Science
                                       A351       B   60.50           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25                                                            WB NP
    Animation
                                                                                                                                                                                  Nursing/Bachelor of
    Forensic Science                   S324       WP   60.35          65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             Public Health and Health            D381       B   73.85          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                  Promotion
    Forensic Science/Bachelor         D329        WP   65.05          65%              6              9              3             18             65%              25
    of Criminology                                                                                                                                                                Nutrition Science                   H315       B   60.15          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
    Health and Physical                           B 71.10
                                       E377                           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             Nutrition Science/Bachelor
    Education 4 5                                 WP 74.35                                                                                                                                                            D301       B   73.45          70%              8               10               3               18          70%               27
                                                                                                                                                                                  of Commerce
                                                  B 60.20
    Health Sciences                   H300        WP 55.15            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             Occupational Therapy                H355       WF   70.00         65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                  C NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 B   70.00
                                                                                                                                                                                  Property and Real Estate           M348                           65%              8               10               3               18          70%               27
    Health Sciences/                              B   60.10                                                                                                                                                                      C   NP
                                       D391                           65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25
    Bachelor of Arts                              C   NP                                                                                                                                                                             80.70
                                                                                                                                                                                  Property and Real Estate/                      B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      D325                          70%              8               10               3               18          70%               27
                                                  B 60.00                                                                                                                         Bachelor of Commerce                           C   NP
    Information Technology             S326       WP 62.30            65%              6              9             2.7            18             65%              25             Property and Real Estate/                      B   NP
                                                  C NP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      D396                          80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                                                                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Laws                               C   NP

Footnotes                                                                                                                                                                     Footnotes
1
  The ATAR score presented here is the 2019 score and should only be used as a reference for 2020. Please note, clearly-in ATAR scores can change from year to year.          1
                                                                                                                                                                                  The ATAR score presented here is the 2019 score and should only be used as a reference for 2020. Please note, clearly-in ATAR scores can change from year to year.
2
  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.                                   2
                                                                                                                                                                                  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
3 To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.                                        3
                                                                                                                                                                                  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
4 Students enrolling in this course will need to pass CASPer, an online test used to assess the personal attributes of applicants to initial teacher education courses. For
more information visit deakin.edu.au/casper.
5
  The requirement of the Australian Government is that all teaching graduates must pass the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students
(LANTITE) in order to teach. Students must pass the test to graduate from the course. Visit www.education.gov.au/literacy-and-numeracy-test-initial-teacher-
education-students for more information.

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                                                                                                                                                                                   Your pathway to
                                                                      GE		         Graduate entry                                                     Cloud Campus (online)   C
                                                                      No offer     No offers made to recent secondary education applicants      Melbourne Burwood Campus      B
                                                                      RC 		        Admission is based on a range of criteria                     Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF
                                                                      NP 		        Not published – less than five offers made to               Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP

                                                                                                                                                                                   Deakin University
                                                                      		           school leaver applicants.                                          Warrnambool Campus      WB

                                     Course
                                                  Australia           India
                                                                                  UK, S'pore,
                                                                                   Brunei,         Sri Lanka       Malaysia        Hong Kong
                                                                                                                                                Australian      International      Worried that you won't                        Location                                      Who should apply?
    Course (Bachelor of...)                       clearly-in         AISSCE                                                                     Foundation      Baccalaureate
                                      code
                                                 ATAR 2019 1        (Class XII)
                                                                                  Zimbabwe         A-levels3      STPM GPA          HKDSE
                                                                                                                                                 Program          Program          meet the academic                             Located at Deakin University's Melbourne      Deakin College programs are aimed
                                                                                   A-levels2                                                                                                                                     Burwood, Geelong Waterfront and               at students who do not meet Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                   admission requirements                        Geelong Waurn Ponds campuses, Deakin          University's academic entry requirements.
                                                  B   60.00
    Psychological Science             H344        WP   60.00          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25           for Deakin University?                        College students have full access to Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 University’s facilities and services, and     Program structure
                                                  C   66.00                                                                                                                        Deakin College is the perfect                 can get involved in university life while
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Each Deakin College program consists
    Public Health and Health
    Promotion
                                       H313
                                                  B 60.25
                                                                      65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25           pathway to gain entry into                    undertaking Deakin College studies.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of eight academic units, which you
                                                  WP NP

    Public Health and Health
                                                                                                                                                                                   your dream degree.                            Deakin College advantages
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               must complete and pass to receive a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Diploma or Foundation Studies award.
    Promotion/Bachelor of             D388        B   75.35           70%              8               10               3               18          70%               27           Deakin College is a direct pathway            Starting with Deakin College offers a         Most units have four contact hours per
    Commerce                                                                                                                                                                                                                     number of advantages, including:              week. Assessment for all units is ongoing
                                                                                                                                                                                   to Deakin University, and provides an
                                                  B   65.20                                                                                                                        excellent avenue for students who do                                                        and continuous, and includes tests,
    Science                           S320                            65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25                                                         • fast-tracking your studies
                                                  WP   60.00                                                                                                                       not yet meet the admission requirements                                                     assignments and case study analysis.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • three trimesters per year in March,
                                                                                                                                                                                   for Deakin University programs. Deakin          June and October
    Science/Bachelor of Laws           D331           NP              80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
                                                  B                                                                                                                                College and Deakin University work            • entry into the second year of a             Accreditation
                                                                                                                                                                                   closely to support students and develop         Deakin University degree
    Science/Master of Teaching                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Deakin College diploma programs are
                                      D304        B   67.05           65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25           high-quality programs.
    (Secondary)4 5                                                                                                                                                                                                                 (diploma studies only)                      accredited by the Tertiary Education
                                                                                                                                                                                   Deakin College offers diplomas in the areas   • small group teaching and                    Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA).
                                                  WF   64.50
    Social Work                       H330                            65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25           of Business; Commerce; Construction             individual attention
                                                  C   NP
                                                                                                                                                                                   Management; Design; Engineering; Film,        • academic and welfare support services.
    Software Engineering                          B   64.35                                                                                                                        Television and Animation; Health Sciences;
                                      S464                            65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25                                                         For more course information and entry
    (Honours)                                     C   NP                                                                                                                           Information Technology; and Science,          requirements for Deakin College, visit
                                                                                                                                                                                   as well as a Foundation Studies Program       deakincollege.edu.au.
    Sport Development                 M320        B   63.50           65%              8               10               3               18          70%               27           (equal to Australian Year 12).
    Vision Science/Master of                                                                                                                                                       Diplomas at Deakin College are equivalent
                                      D302        WP   95.10          80%             10               12             3.17              22          80%               33
    Optometry                                                                                                                                                                      to the first year of a Deakin University
                                                                                                                                                                                   undergraduate degree, and may provide
    Zoology and Animal Science        S369        WP   65.30          65%              6                9              2.7              18          65%               25
                                                                                                                                                                                   entry into the second year of a relevant
                                                                                                                                                                                   Deakin University bachelor degree.
Footnotes
1
  The ATAR score presented here is the 2019 score and should only be used as a reference for 2020. Please note, clearly-in ATAR scores can change from year to year.
2
  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
3
  To calculate eligibility, total up results of all A Levels, where A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2. You must complete a minimum of three A Levels.
4
  The requirement of the Australian Government is that all teaching graduates must pass the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students
(LANTITE) in order to teach. Students must pass the test to graduate from the course. Visit www.education.gov.au/literacy-and-numeracy-test-initial-teacher-
education-students for more information.
5
  Students enrolling in this course will need to pass CASPer, an online test used to assess the personal attributes of applicants to initial teacher education courses. For
more information visit deakin.edu.au/casper.

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English language requirements                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Deakin English

                                                                                                                                          Deakin English

                                                                                                                                          Do you need help meeting                      What can you study?                           English for Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      English requirements are generally
English requirements                                                                                                                      Deakin’s English language                     English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      higher for Nursing programs than other
in this guide                                                                                                                             requirements? Or do you                       EAP programs prepare students for             degrees. The five-week English for Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                                        university studies in Australia. You          program is an intensive English program
This guide uses IELTS exam                                                                                                                want to improve your English                  can meet Deakin's English language            for advanced students. You can meet the
scores as the standard for English                                                                                                        and study skills before                       requirements for most undergraduate           English language requirements for Deakin's
requirements, but Deakin does                                                                                                                                                           courses by successfully completing the        Bachelor of Nursing by successfully
accept other English tests. If you have
                                                                                                                                          starting your degree? The                     EAP 3 program. For most Health Faculty        completing this program.
taken a test other than IELTS, visit                                                                                                      Deakin University English                     courses you can meet the English language
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Entry requirements:
                                                                                                                                                                                        requirements by successfully completing
deakin.edu.au/int-english to learn                                                                                                        Language Institute (DUELI)                    EAP 4.                                        • IELTS score of 6.5
the scores needed for your degree.
                                                                                                                                          can help you improve your                     General English (GE)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        (no band lower than 6.5), or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Completion of EAP 4 with an overall
                                                                                                                                          English and prepare you for                   GE programs offer students at all levels        score of 65 per cent.
                                                                                                                                          study at Deakin.                              the chance to use English confidently
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      English for Teaching
                                                                                                                                                                                        and correctly. GE programs can prepare
                                                                                                                                                                                        beginner English speakers for the EAP         English requirements are generally higher
                                                                                                                                          Meet Deakin’s English                         program.                                      for teaching programs at Deakin. The
                                                                                                                                          language requirements                                                                       five-week English for Teaching program is
                                                                                                                                                                                        English for Commerce                          an intensive English program for advanced

English language requirements
                                                                                                                                          DUELI can help you meet the English                                                         students. You can meet the English
                                                                                                                                                                                        This five-week program is designed
                                                                                                                                          language requirements for your Deakin                                                       language requirements for education
                                                                                                                                                                                        for students wishing to undertake the
                                                                                                                                          University degree. Successful completion                                                    courses by successfully completing the
                                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelor of Commerce at Deakin. You will
                                                                                                                                          of DUELI’s English for Academic Purposes                                                    English for Teaching program.
                                                                                                                                                                                        develop your English skills for accounting,
                                                                                                                                          (EAP) pathway programs can provide you
                                                                                                                                                                                        law, finance and marketing, and extend        Entry requirements:
                                                                                                                                          with entry into most degrees at Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                        your reading and writing skills for a range
                                                                                                                                          University. DUELI also has specialised                                                      • IELTS score of 7
                                                                                                                                                                                        of complex business ideas and concepts.
                                                                                                                                          English programs for Commerce, Nursing                                                        (no band lower than 7), or
                                                                                                                                          and Teaching.                                 Entry requirements:                           • Completion of EAP 4 with an overall
                                                                                                                                                                                        • IELTS score of 6.0                            score of 70 per cent.
                                                                                                                                          The DUELI advantage                             (no band lower than 5), or
To enrol in a Deakin degree, you will need                          English language tests accepted by Deakin
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Completion of EAP 3 with an overall
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Intensive Academic Preparation (IAP)
                                                                                                                                          DUELI is recognised as one of the best
to be able to read, speak, write and listen in                      IELTS                                                                 English language centres in Australia.          score of 60 per cent.                       This is a five-week program for high-level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      students with IELTS scores of 6.5 or above.
English at a certain level. Different Deakin                        IELTS is the most popular English language test in the world. IELTS   DUELI will do more than improve your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      It is designed develop the writing, reading,
                                                                    tests are taken in nearly every country, and Deakin has IELTS         English; it will give you the chance to
programs have different English language                            testing and study centres on some of our campuses. IELTS tests        improve your study skills and become                                                        listening and speaking skills needed to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      achieve success at university. This is a
requirements.                                                       assess listening, reading, writing and speaking skills.               familiar with studying at an Australian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      high-level course for students who wish
                                                                                                                                          university. Courses start every five weeks.
                                                                    TOEFL                                                                                                                                                             to excel in their degree, and for Australia
There are many ways to meet Deakin’s English language                                                                                                                                                                                 Award scholarship students.
requirements. If your current English level is not high enough to   The TOEFL test is available in two formats — one is delivered
meet our requirements, you may still be able to gain entry into     via the internet, and the other is a paper test. The majority of
your degree after improving your English at the Deakin University   TOEFL test takers worldwide take the TOEFL iBT test, delivered
English Language Institute (DUELI).                                 via the internet. The TOEFL Paper-delivered Test is offered only in
                                                                    locations where testing via the internet is not available.
How to meet English language requirements
                                                                    Other accepted English language tests
All students must be able to prove that they can meet Deakin’s
                                                                    •   C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge English Advanced CAE)
English language requirements. You will be able to provide
                                                                    •   C2 Proficiency (formerly Cambridge English: Proficiency CPE)
evidence of your English language skills if you have:
                                                                    •   English language test for healthcare professionals (OET)
• met the required scores in a recognised English language test,    •   Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           DUELI is a part of Deakin
  such as IELTS or TOEFL                                                                                                                                                                                                                   DUELI is more than an English
• completed university (tertiary) or high school (secondary)        Learning English at Deakin                                                                                                                                             language centre; it is part of
  studies taught in English
                                                                    If you do not meet Deakin’s English language requirements                                                                                                              Deakin University. As a DUELI
• completed the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or
  another type of qualification taught in English                   you can improve your English at the Deakin University English                                                                                                          student you will have access to all
• lived and worked in an English-speaking country for at least      Language Institute (DUELI). Successful completion of a DUELI                                                                                                           of Deakin’s facilities and services,
  five years.                                                       English pathway program will allow you to meet the English                                                                                                             including libraries, health services,
                                                                    requirements for your degree.                                                                                                                                          and sport facilities.

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Choose your degree                                                                                                             Deakin degrees
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Course code     S304          Cloud Campus (online)   C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Course duration in years    3      Melbourne Burwood Campus      B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Trimester     T       Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Warrnambool Campus      WB

                                                                                                                                                                                      Course           Years                              Trimester         2020 annual          IELTS score         Page
                                                                                                                                                    Course                                                             Campus
                                                                                                                                                                                       code          full-time                              intake         course fee (AU)         required         number

                                                                                                                                   Architecture and construction management
The rest of this guide           Campuses                                      Course fees                                         Bachelor of Design (Architecture)                    S342              3                   WF            T1, T2              $32 000              6/6               25
will explore Deakin’s            B       Melbourne Burwood Campus              Example: A$30 800
                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Construction Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            T1, T2              $32 000              6/6               26
undergraduate degrees.
                                                                                                                                                                                        S346              4 ^                 WF
                                 WP      Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus            The annual course fee indicates the tuition         (Honours)
                                                                               fee for two trimesters of full-time study, or
                                         Geelong Waterfront Campus
Learn about our state-           WF
                                                                               8 credit points, unless otherwise indicated.
                                 WB      Warrnambool Campus                    Additional fees may apply and course fees           Business
of-the-art facilities, work                                                    may be subject to change. All fees are in
                                 C       Cloud Campus (online)
experience opportunities,                                                      Australian dollars.                                 Bachelor of Business                                 M325              3           B       WF      C   T1, T2, T3#           $34 600              6/6               27

accreditation and more.          Trimester intakes                             For more information about fees visit               Bachelor of Business Analytics                       M340              3               B       C         T1, T2              $35 000              6/6               28
                                                                               deakin.edu.au/int-fees.
                                 T1 Trimester 1 (March)                                                                            Bachelor of Business                                 M391              3               B       C       T1, T2, T3#           $34 600              6/6               74
                                 T2 Trimester 2 (July)                         English requirements                                (Sport Management)
                                 T3 Trimester 3 (November)                     Example: IELTS score 6.5/6                                                                                                                 B   WF ~
                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Commerce                                 M300              3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       WB ** C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          T1, T2, T3^^          $35 800              6/6               29
                                                                               IELTS is the International English Language
                                 Course duration                               Testing System. The numbers reflect the             Bachelor of Property and Real Estate                 M348              3               B       C         T1, T2              $31 200              6/6               30
                                 3       Course duration in years              minimum overall score required as well
                                                                               as the lowest score allowed for any band
                                 Course code                                   (overall score/lowest band score). Deakin           Communication and media
                                                                               also accepts the results of other English
                                  S342    Every Deakin degree has a                                                                Bachelor of Communication
                                                                               language tests. For more about English                                                                   A334              3               B       C       T1, T2, T3            $30 600              6/6               31
                                          corresponding course code for easy                                                       (Advertising)
                                                                               language requirements see page 19.
                                          reference and identification.                                                            Bachelor of Communication                            A333              3           B       WP      C   T1, T2, T3^^          $30 600              6/6               32
                                                                               Course structure                                    (Digital Media)
Visit our website                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Communication
                                                                               Unit                                                                                                     A331              3           B       WP      C   T1, T2, T3^^          $30 600              6/6               32
The course information in                                                                                                          (Journalism)
this guide is designed to be                                                   A unit is normally one trimester long and           Bachelor of Communication
                                                                               most have a value of 1 or 2 credit points.                                                               A325              3           B       WP      C   T1, T2, T3^^          $30 600              6/6               32
used as a companion to the                                                                                                         (Public Relations)
Deakin website, which contains                                                 Credit point                                        Bachelor of Film, Television and
more detailed information.                                                                                                                                                              A351              3                   B           T1, T2, T3            $32 200              6/6               33
                                                                               For each unit you successfully complete,            Animation
We encourage you to visit
                                                                               you will receive the credit point value
deakin.edu.au/international,                                                   of that unit towards your studies. You              Creative arts and writing
or email us with any questions                                                 must complete a specified number of
at study@deakin.edu.au.                                                        credit points to obtain your degree. Most           Bachelor of Creative Arts (Dance)                    A356              3                   B             T1, T2              $32 200              6/6               35
                                                                               undergraduate degrees require 24 or 32
                                                                               credit points.                                      Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama)                    A357              3                   B               T1                $32 200              6/6               35

                                                                               Major sequence                                      Bachelor of Creative Arts                            A352              3               B    WF         T1, T2, T3##          $32 200              6/6               35
                                                                                                                                   (Photography)
                                                                               A major sequence is a group of related
                                                                               units in a particular study area or                 Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Arts)              A359              3               B    WF ~~        T1, T2              $32 200              6/6               35
                                                                               academic discipline. A major can be made
                                                                               up of either 6 or 8 units. A successfully           Bachelor of Creative Writing                         A316              3           B       WP      C   T1, T2, T3^^          $30 600             6.5/6              34
                                                                               completed major sequence will be listed
                                                                               on your academic transcript.
                                                                                                                                   Design
                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Design (3D Animation)                    A343              3                   B           T1, T2, T3            $31 000              6/6               37

                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Design                                   A344              3                   B             T1, T2              $31 000              6/6               37
                                                                                                                                   (Digital Technologies)
                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Design                                   A345              3               B       WF      T1, T2, T3##          $31 000              6/6               37
                                                                                                                                   (Visual Communication)
                                                                                                                               ^
                                                                                                                                 Students have the opportunity to complete this course in three years of full-time study by undertaking units in Trimester 3.
                                                                                                                               #
                                                                                                                                 This intake available at Cloud Campus only.
                                                                                                                               ~
                                                                                                                                 Students enrolled at the Geelong Waterfront Campus cannot commence their studies in Trimester 3.
                                                                                                                               **
                                                                                                                                  Not all major sequences are available at the Warrnambool Campus. Students undertaking units in major sequences that are not available at the Warrnambool Campus may enrol
                                                                                                                               in units offered in Cloud (online) mode.
                                                                                                                               ^^
                                                                                                                                  This intake is available at Melbourne Burwood and Cloud campuses only.
                                                                                                                               ##
                                                                                                                                  This intake is available at Melbourne Burwood Campus only.
                                                                                                                               ~~
                                                                                                                                  Geelong Waterfront Campus students can take units of study at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus.
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                                                          Course            Years                                  Trimester        2020 annual             IELTS score         Page                                                                       Course             Years                                Trimester       2020 annual         IELTS score          Page
                       Course                                                               Campus                                                                                                                     Course                                                                 Campus
                                                           code           full-time                                  intake        course fee (AU)            required         number                                                                       code            full-time                                intake       course fee (AU)        required          number

    Education and teaching                                                                                                                                                                          Information technology

    Bachelor of Education (Early Years)                     E330               4                   B                T1, T3*             $29 400                7/6.5              39                Bachelor of Computer Science                             S306                3                B       C          T1, T2          $33 000                6/6               56

    Bachelor of Education (Primary)                         E359               4           B   WP          WB         T1                $29 400                7/6.5              39                Bachelor of Cyber Security                                S334               3            B       WP      C      T1, T2          $33 000                6/6               57

    Bachelor of Health and                                                                                                                                                                          Bachelor of Design
                                                            E377               4               B       WP             T1                $29 400                7/6.5              40                                                                         A344                3                    B                T1            $31 000                6/6               38
    Physical Education                                                                                                                                                                              (Digital Technologies)

    Bachelor of Arts/                                                                                                                                                                               Bachelor of Information Technology                       S326                3            B       WP      C      T1, T2          $33 000                6/6               58
                                                            D303               4                   B       C          T1                $29 400                  6/6              41
    Master of Teaching (Secondary)
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Software Engineering
    Bachelor of Science/                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     S464                4                B       C          T1, T2          $33 000                6/6               59
                                                            D304              4 ^                      B              T1                $36 000                  6/6              41                (Honours)
    Master of Teaching (Secondary)
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Law
    Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Laws                                         M312                4            B       WF      C      T1, T2*         $36 000               7/6.5              60
    Bachelor of Civil Engineering                           S460               4               WP          C #      T1, T2              $35 200                  6/6              42
    (Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nursing
    Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics                  S461               4               WP          C #      T1, T2              $35 200                  6/6              43
    Engineering (Honours)                                                                                                                                                                           Bachelor of Nursing                                      H326                3           B    WF          WB   T1, T2^, T3#      $33 800                7/7               61
    Bachelor of Environmental Engineering                   S465               4                   WP               T1, T2              $35 200                  6/6              44                Bachelor of Nursing/
    (Honours)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                D355                4           B    WF          WB       T1            $33 800                7/7               61
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Midwifery
    Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering                      S462               4               WP          C #      T1, T2              $35 200                  6/6              45
    (Honours)                                                                                                                                                                                       Nutrition
    Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering                    S463               4               WP          C #      T1, T2              $35 200                  6/6              46                Bachelor of Nutrition Science                            H315                3                    B              T1, T2          $35 600               6.5/6              63
    (Honours)
    Bachelor of Software Engineering                        S464               4               B       C            T1, T2              $33 000                  6/6              59                Psychology
    (Honours)

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)                            A301                3            B       WP      C    T1, T2, T3        $29 400               6.5/6              64
    Health science
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Psychological Science                        H344                3           B    WP ~ C             T1, T2          $33 200               6.5/6              65
    Bachelor of Health Sciences                             H300               3               B       WP          T1, T2, T3~          $32 000                6.5/6              47

    Bachelor of Medical Imaging                             H309               4                   WP                 S1**              $37 200                  7/7              48                Science and environment

    Bachelor of Occupational Therapy                        H355               4                   WF                 T1                $37 400                  7/7              49                Bachelor of Biomedical Science                            S323               3                B    WP            T1, T2          $36 400                6/6               67

    Bachelor of Public Health and                                                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Environmental Science
                                                            H313               3                   B                T1, T2              $32 000                6.5/6              50                (Environmental Management and                            S398                3                    B              T1, T2          $36 000                6/6               70
    Health Promotion
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sustainability)
    Bachelor of Social Work                                 H330               4                   WF                 T1                $32 200                  7/7              51
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Environmental Science                        S399                3               WP       WB         T1, T2          $36 000                6/6               70
    Bachelor of Vision Science/                                                                                                                                                                     (Marine Biology)
                                                            D302              3.5 ^^               WP                 T1                $55 800        ##
                                                                                                                                                                 7/7              52
    Master of Optometry                                                                                                                                                                             Bachelor of Environmental Science                        S393                3                    B            T1, T2, T3        $36 000                6/6               70
                                                                                                                                                                                                    (Wildlife and Conservation Biology)
    Humanities and social sciences                                                                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Forensic Science                              S324               3                    WP             T1, T2          $36 000                6/6               71
    Bachelor of Arts                                        A300               3           B       WP          C   T1, T2, T3           $29 400                  6/6              53
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Science                                      S320                3                B    WP            T1, T2          $36 000                6/6               72
    Bachelor of Criminology                                 A329               3           B       WP          C    T1, T2              $29 400                  6/6              54                Bachelor of Zoology and                                  S369                3                    WP             T1, T2          $36 000                6/6               73
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Animal Science
    Bachelor of International Studies                       A326               3           B       WP          C    T1, T2              $29 400                  6/6              55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sport
*
  Offered to Diploma of Early Childhood Education holders only.
^
  Trimester 3 in Year 3 is compulsory for this course.                                                                                                                                              Bachelor of Business
#
  Cloud Campus students will be required to participate in campus-based intensive activities each trimester at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             M391                3                B       C        T1, T2, T3**      $34 600                6/6               74
                                                                                                                                                                                                    (Sport Management)
~
  This intake is available at the Melbourne Burwood Campus only.
**
   Unlike most Deakin courses, the Bachelor of Medical Imaging runs on a Semester system.
^^
   This degree is a 3.5-year accelerated full-time program delivered over 10 consecutive trimesters. This means you will study three trimesters each calendar year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Sport Development                            M320                3                    B                T1            $35 800                6/6               75
##
   The 2020 course fee for this course is for three trimesters of full-time study in a single calendar year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science                   H343                3                B    WP            T1, T2          $36 000               6.5/6              76

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Health and Physical                           E377               3                B    WP              T1            $29 400               7/6.5              40
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                  Course code     S304             Cloud Campus (online)   C
                                                                                                                       Course duration in years    3         Melbourne Burwood Campus      B    *
                                                                                                                                                                                                  This intake available at the Melbourne Burwood and Cloud campuses only.
                                                                                                                                     Trimester     T          Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF   ^
                                                                                                                                                                                                  This intake is available to: (1) students who are registered or eligible to register as an enrolled nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) (all campuses
                                                                                                                                                            Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP   available); or (2) students who are a Registered Nurse in their home country and meet the course's Credit for Prior Learning requirements (Burwood and Waterfront campuses only).
                                                                                                                                                                   Warrnambool Campus      WB
                                                                                                                                                                                                #
                                                                                                                                                                                                  This intake is available to students who are eligible to register as an enrolled nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA). Students will study at the Melbourne
                                                                                                                                                                                                Burwood Campus in Trimester 3 then return to their enrolled campus (if this is not the Melbourne Burwood Campus).
                                                                                                                                                                                                ~
                                                                                                                                                                                                  This campus available for Trimester 1 intake only.
                                                                                                                                                                                                **
                                                                                                                                                                                                   This intake available through the Cloud Campus only.
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