Undergraduate courses 2019 - Monash University

Undergraduate courses 2019 - Monash University
UNDERGRADUATE
COURSES
2019
Undergraduate courses 2019 - Monash University
MONASH                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CONTENTS
AT A GLANCE

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         Adopt as your fundamental creed that you

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         will equip yourself for life, not solely for                                                                                                                                                                                   THE MONASH EXPERIENCE   1
         your own benefit but for the benefit of the                                                                                                                                                                                    CAREER SUCCESS          2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        THE INTERNATIONAL
         whole community.”
         Sir John Monash
                                                                            EMPLOYABILITY                           Monash offers one of the                                                                                            EXPERIENCE              4
                                                                            GLOBAL UNIVERSITY                       largest ranges of degree                                                                                            OUR CAMPUSES            6
                                                                            EMPLOYABILITY RANKING 2017              and double degree courses
                                                                            (Times Higher Education 2017)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ACCOMMODATION           8
                                                                                                                    in Australia in the areas of:                                                                                       BUDGETING               10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        COURSE STRUCTURE        11
                                                                                                                   ➤ ART, DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE                                                                                       DOUBLE YOUR OPTIONS
                                                                            STUDY ABROAD                                                                                                                                                WITH A DOUBLE DEGREE    12
                                                                                                                   ➤ A RTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
        PRATO, ITALY
                                                                            EXPERIENCES

                                                                            900+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SCHOLARSHIPS            14
                                                                                                                   ➤ BUSINESS                                                                                                           ENTRY SCHEMES           15

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                                                       SUZHOU, CHINA

      +                         MUMBAI, INDIA
                                                                                                                   ➤ EDUCATION                                                                                                          PATHWAY PROGRAMS
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partner                                                                     INCOMING TO AUSTRALIA                  ➤ ENGINEERING


                                                                            4000+
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universities                                                                                                                                                                                                                            APPLICATIONS            93
                         KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
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         M ELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA LOCATIONS:                                                                         ➤ LAWS                                                                                                               COURSES AT A GLANCE     94
         CLAYTON | CAULFIELD | PARKVILLE | PENINSULA                        OUTGOING TO PLACES                                                                                                                                          DOUBLE DEGREE
                                                                            AROUND THE WORLD                       ➤ MEDICINE, NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        COURSES AT A GLANCE     98
                                                                                                                   ➤ PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES                                                                              GLOSSARY                102

                                                                                                                   ➤ SCIENCE
     16,000+
     STAFF
                                                                       TOP 100
                                                                       RANKINGS
                           22:1
                           STUDENT TO
                           ACADEMIC                                    21
                                                                              World’s Most International
                                                                              Universities
                                                                                                                   5000      +
                                                                                                                   scholarship
                                                                                                                                                                                 200+
                           STAFF RATIO                                        Times Higher Education (2017)

                                                                                                                    recipients
  77,000+
                                                                       28    Reuters Top 75: Asia’s Most
                                                                             Innovative Universities                in 2017
                                                                                                                                                                                 types of
  STUDENTS
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                                                                       60    QS World University Rankings
                                                                             2017–18
                                                                                                                                                                                 scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                 awarded each year
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  COUNTRIES                                                            68    US News World Rankings
                                                                             2017–18




                           330,000+                                    78    Academic Ranking of World
                                                                             Universities
                                                                             2017–18
                                                                                                              Our courses are accredited by professional bodies such as:


                           ALUMNI NETWORK
                           ACROSS THE
                                                                       80
                                                                             Times Higher Education
                           WORLD                                             World University Rankings
                                                                             2017–18                          Monash Business School is one of the few business schools across the globe, and the only one within the Group of Eight,
                                                                                                              with the esteemed ‘triple crown’ accreditation of AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.
Undergraduate courses 2019 - Monash University
CAREER SUCCESS
    At Monash, you’re at the centre of everything we do. We offer forward-looking education,
    focused on preparing you for the rapidly changing world of work. Our education leverages
    partnerships with industry, government and alumni, and we aim to provide you with an
    unprecedented breadth of opportunities to participate in work-integrated learning experiences
    and engage with industry.
    You’ll be immersed in excellent learning and teaching environments             Career Success Coaching                                                                           Student Futures                                                                 Student leadership development
    and supported by world-class educators. During your time at Monash,
                                                                                   To enable you to develop an employability edge, Career Connect offers                             By using the Student Futures platform, you’ll build a bank of real-life         While completing your studies, you’re encouraged to develop your talents,
    you’ll have the opportunity to develop your own unique employability
                                                                                   you access to our highly experienced and industry-based career success                            examples which demonstrate you have acquired skills employers look for.         explore your beliefs and values, and cultivate the skills most associated
    narrative, learn to be enterprising, and to develop the capacity to be the
                                                                                   coaches. Our coaches deliver a range of employability workshops and                               This platform will help you to reflect on the employability skills you are      with effective leadership to enable you to have a positive influence on the
    ‘CEO of yourself’. Through your academic program and the many other
                                                                                   facilitate small-group career conversations, and once you’re in your final                        developing so that you can articulate your unique employability narrative       University, your community and the world.
    opportunities open to you at Monash, you’ll foster an appetite for lifelong
                                                                                   year you can access one-on-one coaching. Career Success Coaching                                  when applying for jobs.
    learning, the capability to continually expand and deepen your employability                                                                                                                                                                                     At Monash, we understand that anyone can learn to lead and that
    skills, and develop a competitive edge in the graduate employment market.      enables you to develop the knowledge to effectively transition from study to
                                                                                                                                                                                     Student Futures celebrates the skills you are developing through your           leadership capability can be developed in all who seek it. That’s why we
                                                                                   work both in Australia and around the world, and supports you to build the
                                                                                                                                                                                     course and participation in co-curricular opportunities at Monash and           provide a rich and diverse range of engaging leadership opportunities for
                                                                                   skills and gain the insight needed to stand out to employers.
                                                                                                                                                                                     in your everyday life, including paid work, family responsibilities and         you. We want to empower you to take on real-world leadership challenges.
                                                                                   We provide you with a range of online resources to support your career                            contributing to your community. Winning the NAGCAS Best Practice in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     monash.edu/students/leadership
                                                                                   development, including building your LinkedIn presence, understanding                             Careers Award in 2016 and the ATEM Best Practice in Innovation Award in
                                                                                   interviewing techniques and how to navigate diverse employment markets                            2017, the Student Futures platform gives you a competitive employability
                                                                                   around the world.                                                                                 advantage which is unique to studying at Monash. Student Futures also           Monash Talent: get matched with a job you’ll love
                                                                                                                                                                                     features the ‘Voice of the Graduate’ series, showcasing profiles of recent      When you’re ready to graduate, Monash Talent provides a graduate
                                                                                   Whether you’re still deciding which career path to commence, or                                   graduates and global leaders who have studied at Monash, and the                employment service that connects you with companies recruiting for
                                                                                   you know exactly where you want to go, Career Success Coaching                                    pathway they have taken to enable their career success.                         employees just like you. Monash Talent uses an innovative online platform
                                                                                   provides individualised advice and support as to how you can use your
                                                                                                                                                                                     monash.edu/student-futures                                                      to match you with jobs that suit your skills and align with your passions.
                                                                                   Monash degree.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     With great employers, streamlined applications and neuroscience-based
                                                                                   monash.edu/career-connect/jobs/plan/coaching                                                                                                                                      testing, Monash Talent makes it much easier to get a job you’ll love.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     monashtalent.com.au




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Industry-aligned                           Multidisciplinary
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  qualifications                          Multidisciplinary                         Globally relevant


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                                                                                                                                                                  qualifications                      Multidisciplinary                          Globally relevant
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THE INTERNATIONAL
    EXPERIENCE




    At Monash, our programs let you venture
    out into the world to meet people, build skills
    and gain perspective in ways that you would                                                                                                                                                                              “Going to France for a semester and being immersed
    never imagine.                                                                                                                                                                                                            in the language and culture was just what I needed in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              order to gain more confidence when speaking French.
    Take a semester at the University of Warwick in the UK, travel to New York   Summer and winter school abroad                                                                                                              It also made everything that I had studied about French
    as part of the Monash Global Discovery Program, or complete a winter
    program in Prato, Italy. These are just some of the many opportunities
                                                                                 Make the most of your semester break. Enrol in a short study program                                                                         culture clearer and more relevant. I can’t recommend
                                                                                 in a vibrant city without interrupting your course load.
    to study abroad. Programs are supported by a generous scholarships                                                                                                                                                        highly enough going on an exchange.”
    and assistance program.                                                      Monash Malaysia                                                                                                                             LEAH BELL
                                                                                 Study part of your degree overseas at our Monash Malaysia campus.
    Get ready to see the world                                                   You'll also get the benefit of Monash funding packages and in‑country
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business ( Management)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and Diploma of Languages (Spanish)
    Exchange opportunities                                                       support services.
    Choose from more than 150 partner institutions in Asia, Africa, Europe                                                                                      Global Discovery Program
    and the Americas, gaining credit towards your degree while seeing            Monash Prato, Italy                                                            Travel the world, build professional networks and enhance
    the world.                                                                   Choose from a wide range of programs, including Italian, law or criminology.   your student experience. The Global Discovery Program
                                                                                                                                                                sends selected students overseas to meet prominent Monash
    Study tours and field trips                                                  It costs less than you think                                                   alumni – find out how they went from studying at Monash
    Complete a Monash unit overseas in two to four weeks. You’ll learn           When you apply for any overseas opportunity through Monash Abroad, you’re      University to becoming leaders in their fields.
    alongside inspiring Monash academics and classmates in places as diverse     automatically considered for the Monash Abroad travel scholarship.
    as Fiji, France and Rwanda.                                                                                                                                 This program is sponsored by the Monash Global Leaders
                                                                                 Connect                                                                        Group. Students have previously travelled to New York City
    Placements and industry projects                                             Connect with more than 330,000 alumni across the globe.                        and London as part of this program.
    From rubbing shoulders with US Congress to interning with Oxfam                                                                                             monash.edu/students/notices/global-discovery
    in South Africa, placements and industry projects are offered as part
    of most degrees.

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    OUR CAMPUSES
    Monash has four Melbourne-based                                            Each Monash campus has its own personality, and all are friendly,
                                                                               respectful and welcoming communities where you will feel at home.
    campuses, specialised teaching locations                                   We have a campus in Malaysia, a joint graduate school in China,
    in Melbourne’s CBD, as well as international                               a learning centre in Italy, and a research centre in India. We also deliver
    campuses and study centres.                                                awards at other locations with partners such as Laureate International
                                                                               in South Africa.
                                                                               monash.edu/campuses




    Clayton       CL
                                                                               Caulfield        CA                                                                 Peninsula        PE                                                                Parkville       PA

    Live, study and play at Clayton. Designed to give you everything you       Caulfield, our second-largest campus with more than 17,000 students,                Monash University’s Peninsula campus is part of a vibrant, integrated              Parkville, our specialist pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences campus
    need all in one place, Clayton is our largest campus with more than        is a hive of collaboration and creativity for fine arts, design and architecture,   health and education precinct, providing excellent education to                    with more than 2000 students, is in the heart of Australia’s top health
    36,000 students. You’ll learn alongside students from eight of Monash’s    business and journalism. It is also home to the Monash University Museum            approximately 4000 students and undertaking cutting-edge research                  and biomedical precinct. Our neighbours include major hospitals, the
    10 faculties. You could be lunching with linguists or playing football     of Art ( MUMA). Cafés, sporting facilities and a newly refurbished library          with our partners, especially in the areas of allied health and primary            Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, the Howard Florey Institute, CSL Limited,
    with physicists. Make friends, find study partners, expand your mind.      surround the central Campus Green, a focal point for student gatherings.            care. Courses are offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health           the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, and CSIRO’s Division of
                                                                               Next to the campus you’ll find a large supermarket and a variety of                 Sciences, the Faculty of Education, and the Monash Business School.                Health Sciences. Surrounded by parks, it’s a short tram ride from central
    Beautiful natural features such as the Rainforest Garden or the Lemon-
                                                                               restaurants. Caulfield train station, a public transport hub, is just metres                                                                                           Melbourne and within walking distance of the vibrant inner-city suburbs
    scented Lawn complement on-campus arts spaces, sporting facilities
                                                                               away, taking you to the city in less than 20 minutes.                                                                                                                  of Carlton and Brunswick, which have contributed much to Melbourne’s
    and a variety of food and drink outlets. With every amenity close by,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      artistic and multicultural soul. It’s also home to our research arms, the
    Clayton is a university town.                                                DID YOU KNOW?                                                                                                                                                        Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and the Centre for Medicine
                                                                                 Studying at Caulfield but want to take some units at Clayton?                                                                                                        Use and Safety.
                                                                                 Most of our Melbourne campuses are connected via a network of
                                                                                 free shuttle buses. Many students who study at Caulfield live on
                                                                                 the Clayton campus.

                                                                                                                                                                         Art and                            On-campus
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                                                                                                                                                                         culture                            accommodation
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Off-campus

    ACCOMMODATION                                                                                                                                          accommodation
                                                                                                                                                           Not interested in living on campus?
                                                                                                                                                           There are plenty of off-campus
    To get the full university experience, live                                                                                                            options. For details, visit monash.edu/
                                                                                                                                                           accommodation/accommodation/off-
    on‑campus at Monash. With everything close                                                                                                             campus-options
    by, you can practically hop out of bed and                                                                                                             If you need help deciding or advice
    go straight to your classes.                                                                                                                           on how to get started, give us a call on
                                                                                                                                                           1800 666 274 or send us a query online
    Want to go for a swim? The pool is next door. Grocery shopping?                                                                                        at ask.monash
    The supermarket is a five-minute walk away. Banks, cafés, restaurants,
    parks, libraries, sporting facilities and a cinema – they’re all within                                                                                We’ll be happy to help you with any
    easy reach.*                                                                                                                                           questions you may have – not just before
                                                                                                                                                           you arrive, but throughout your entire
    Living on-campus is a great way to experience university life. Make new                                                                                time at Monash.
    friends, be part of the Monash community and take the stress out of
    searching for a place to live.
                                                                                Sample studio room   DID YOU KNOW?
    Our residential support teams are always on hand to assist with your
                                                                                                     Living on campus is less expensive than
    transition to campus living and help you make the most of your university
                                                                                                     comparable private rentals when you factor
    experience. Monash on-campus accommodation is available at Clayton and
                                                                                                     in all the inclusions. You get a fully-furnished
    Peninsula campuses. Applying is free, so book early to secure your place.
                                                                                                     apartment with all utilities and internet included.
    monash.edu/accommodation                                                                         To view contract rates and dates, visit monash.
    * Applies only to Clayton campus.                                                                edu/accommodation/accommodation/pricing




       DID YOU KNOW?
       A number of accommodation scholarships are available to
       students living in regional or remote areas, those experiencing
       financial disadvantage, and those identifying as an Indigenous
       Australian. To see if you’re eligible, visit monash.edu/study/fees-
       scholarships/scholarships/find/accommodation-scholarships




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COURSE
   BUDGETING                                                                                                                                                                         STRUCTURE
   It’s a good idea to plan and prepare a budget                   You can use these tables to help prepare a budget. However, these figures
                                                                   are only estimates; costs will vary depending on your location and lifestyle.
                                                                                                                                                                                     It doesn’t matter where you’re from, if you’ve
   before you go to uni, especially if you plan on                 Rent, for example, is more expensive in some areas of Melbourne than                                              just finished Year 12 or returning to study.
   living out of home.                                             others. You may need to add other items to your budget, such as ongoing                                           As long as you have the drive to pursue,                                     Comprehensive courses
                                                                   mobile phone and internet fees. All costs are subject to inflation.
                                                                                                                                                                                     question and achieve, we’ll help you get there.                              3 years or 4 years (honours degree)
                                                                   For more information about the cost of living, visit
                                                                   monash.edu/cost-of-living                                                                                         At Monash, our courses are designed for ultimate flexibility. If you have    In a comprehensive course, you can choose your major right away or
                                                                                                                                                                                     a profession in mind – such as becoming a doctor or engineer – you can       wait until your second year to decide. You can then structure the rest
                                                                                                                                                                                     specialise from day one. If you need more time to figure things out, you     of your course based on your interests – do two majors, an extended
     ON-CAMPUS SINGLE LIVING*                                        OFF-CAMPUS LIVING                                                                                               can explore various subjects first.                                          major or choose units from different fields.*
                                                                     ( BASED ON RENTING A SHARE HOUSE WITH TWO OTHERS)*
     Costs                                           Yearly (A$)                                                                                                                     You can choose from two types of undergraduate courses – comprehensive       Monash offers comprehensive courses in arts, business, commerce,
                                                                     Costs                                                               One-off costs (A$)           Yearly (A$)
     Accommodation fees during academic year          9863.70**                                                                                                                      or specialist. Each offers distinct benefits, but both offer a world-class   information technology and science. When you graduate, your testamur
     (based on 42 weeks at Clayton campus)                           Bond (one month’s rent)                                                           600.00                        education. Alternatively, you can choose to study two courses at the same    will include the major you’ve completed, with up to two being listed.
     International student health cover (OSHC)           380.00      Telephone, internet and utilities connection fees                                 150.00                        time with a choice of more than 140 double-degree combinations.              For example, Bachelor of Arts with majors in journalism and politics.
     Groceries                                         3800.00       General establishment (furniture/linen)                                          1000.00                                                                                                     * You must satisfy the entry requirements for each elective unit.

     Food (lunch Mon-Fri)                              3600.00       Average rent (52 weeks)                                                                             7800.00
                                                                                                                                                                                       DID YOU KNOW?
     Books, stationery and equipment                    1200.00      Travel                                                                                              3000.00
     Clothing                                            960.00
                                                                                                                                                                                       If you complete a four-year specialist or comprehensive course,
                                                                     International student health cover (OSHC)                                                              380.00
                                                                                                                                                                                       you’ll graduate with an honours degree. Many students use this
     Miscellaneous (entertainment, personal items)     4200.00       Groceries and bills                                                                                 4200.00       as a fast track to a master’s. If you choose to complete one more          Specialist courses
     Total yearly cost                                24,003.70      Food (lunch Mon-Fri)                                                                                3600.00       year of study, you’ll graduate with an expert master’s degree in the       3 years or 4 years (honours degree)
                                                                     Books, stationery and equipment                                                                      1200.00      same field.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  If you have a specific career goal, such as to become an engineer,
                                                                     Clothing                                                                                               960.00                                                                                accountant, teacher or an architect, you can specialise from day one.
                                                                     Miscellaneous (entertainment, personal items)                                                       4200.00                                                                                  Many of our specialist courses fulfil the academic requirements you’ll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  need to register with professional accreditation bodies.
                                                                     Total yearly costs (including establishment)                                                      27,090.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  When you graduate, your degree will reflect your specialisation –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for example, Bachelor of Civil Engineering ( Honours) or Bachelor
                                                                   * T hese tables are provided as an approximate guide only and do not include tuition fees, mobile phone                                                                                       of Education ( Honours) in Primary Education.
                                                                      charges, internet service fees or motor vehicle expenses. The figures are only estimates, are subject to
                                                                      inflation and will vary depending on location, lifestyle and preferences.
                                                                   ** P rice will vary depending on the type of accommodation and campus location. To view costs for all
                                                                      accommodation and campuses, visit: monash.edu/accommodation/accommodation/pricing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Course advice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Need help deciding on the right course for you? You can
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         talk to a Monash course adviser today. Call 1800 MONASH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (1800 666 274) or email future@monash.edu




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DOUBLE YOUR OPTIONS
   WITH A DOUBLE DEGREE
   A Monash double degree course allows you to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Double undergraduate degree                                                       Bachelor’s/master’s double degree courses
   study towards two degrees at the same time.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              How long does it take?                                                            Some double degree courses incorporate both an undergraduate and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              graduate element. After five years you’ll graduate with both a bachelor’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Save money                                                                            Save time                                               A double undergraduate degree course takes two years less to complete than
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and a graduate master’s degree.
   What is a double degree course?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          studying towards the two degrees separately. This is because the required
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            units in one course count as electives in the other. For example, if you decide   These courses, covered entirely by Commonwealth Support Place (CSP)
   Monash offers two types of double degrees: a double undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to take a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce,           funding, are:
   degree and an undergraduate /graduate double degree.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            it will take you five years instead of seven. Therefore, you would take all the   >> Bachelor of Architectural Design and Master of Architecture
   A Monash double undergraduate degree course allows you to study towards                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  common core units for engineering as well as your 18 units of specialisation.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              >> Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine
   two degrees at the same time. This means you can keep your options open,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 You’ll also take all the prescribed core units in commerce as well as eight
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              >> Bachelor of Pharmacy ( Honours) and Master of Pharmacy.
   develop expertise in different but complementary areas, or simply pursue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 units that make up your commerce major. So not only will you save two years
   two areas of interest in greater depth. You’ll be awarded with two testamurs,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            of time, you’ll also save two years of course fees.                               In addition, the Bachelor of Arts (page 27 ) and the Bachelor of Engineering
   one for each degree completed. More than 140 double degree combinations                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ( Honours) (page 49) offer accelerated master’s pathways that enable you to
   are available.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sample course map                                                                 complete an expert master’s course with only one further year of study.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Year 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 1        Engineering     Engineering     Engineering     Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sample course map – double arts bachelor’s/arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              master’s accelerated pathway




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Pharmaceutical Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Information Technology




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Media Communications
                                                                                                                                                  Commerce Specialist




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 2        Engineering     Engineering      Commerce       Commerce
                                                   Architectural Design




                                                                                 Biomedical Science




                                                                                                                 Business Specialist




                                                                                                                                                                        Computer Science


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Year 1*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Year 2




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Global Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Semester 1              Arts Major             Arts Minor 1         Arts Elective 1            Elective


                                                                                                                                                                                                                Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 1        Engineering     Engineering     Engineering     Engineering
                                                                                                                                       Commerce




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Pharmacy
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                      Business




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Fine Art*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Semester 2              Arts Major             Arts Minor 2         Arts Elective 2            Elective




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Science
                                                                                                                                                                                           Design




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 2        Economics       Commerce         Commerce       Commerce




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Laws
                                                                          Arts




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Year 2*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Year 3
   Architectural Design                               n                                                                                                                                                          n                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Semester 1              Arts Major             Arts Minor 3         Arts Elective 3            Elective
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 1        Engineering     Engineering     Engineering     Engineering
   Arts                                                                   n                            n            n                   n                                                            n           n               n                              n                     n                                n                                           n                                                                                           Semester 2              Arts Major              Arts Major           Arts Minor 4              Elective
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 2        Economics       Economics        Economics       Economics
   Biomedical Science                                                                                                                   n                                                                        n                                                                    n                                                                            n                                                                                           Year 3*
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Year 4
   Business                                                               n                                         n                                                                      n         n                           n                              n                               n                                                                                                                                                              Semester 1              Arts Major              Arts Major          Master Part B          Master Part B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 1        Engineering     Engineering     Engineering     Engineering
   Business Specialist                                                    n                            n                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Semester 2              Arts Major           Arts Elective 4        Master Part B          Master Part B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Semester 2        Economics       Economics        Economics      Commerce
   Commerce                                                               n        n                                                                 n                    n                          n           n                            n                 n                     n                                n                                           n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Year 4
   Commerce Specialist                                                                                                                  n                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Year 5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Semester 1             Master Part C          Master Part C         Master Part C          Master Part C
   Computer Science                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Semester 1        Engineering     Engineering     Engineering     Engineering
                                                                                                                                        n                                                                        n                                                                                                                                                 n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Semester 2             Master Part C          Master Part C         Master Part C          Master Part C
   Design                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ^                                                                 Semester 2        Engineering     Engineering      Commerce       Commerce
                                                                                                       n                                                                                                         n                                              n                            n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              *U nder this arrangement Years 1 to 3, including the four master’s units, are covered by CSP funding.
   Education                                                              n                            n                                n                                                                                        n                              n                                                      n                                           n                                                                                            The final fourth year is the standard full-fee master’s program.
   Engineering                                        n                   n        n                                                    n                                 n                n                                                                    n                     n                                          n                                 n
   Fine Art*                                                              n                            n                                                                                             n                                                          n                                                                                                           Entry requirements
   Global Studies                                                                                                                       n                                                                                                                                             n                                                                            n        Some double degree courses may require you to study across two
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            campuses in order to complete your course. To be eligible for admission
   Information Technology                                                 n                            n            n                   n                                                  n         n           n               n                                                                                                                                 n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to a double degree course you will need to meet the academic entry
   Laws                                                                   n        n                                                    n                                                                        n                            n                                                                        n                                           n        requirements for both single degree courses. For example if you are
   Media Communication                                                                                 n                                                                                   n                                                                                                                                                                                applying for the double degree course Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of
   Music                                                                  n                                                             n                                                            n                                                                                n                                                                            n        Music you will need to satisfy the subject prerequisites for both courses
   Pharmaceutical Science                                                                                                                                                                                        n                                                                                                                                                          as well as any range of criteria requirements that apply for either of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            courses. The back tables in this brochure provide a guide to the overall
   Pharmacy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             n
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            score, or an estimate, required for admission in 2018. All scores are to
   Science                                                                n        n                                                    n                                 n                          n           n                            n                 n                     n                                n                                                    be used as a guide only. See page 98 for full entry requirements.


   *Visual arts specialisation only.   ^
                                           Communication design specialisation only.

   n Double undergraduate degree n Undergraduate / graduate degree




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SCHOLARSHIPS
   Bright minds from across Australia and around                                     Scholarships at a glance
   the world can experience a world‑class                                            >> Guaranteed Monash Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement
                                                                                       of $6000 p.a. for four years if you get an ATAR 99.90+
   education at Monash University thanks to one                                        (85+ for Indigenous Australians)
   of the most generous scholarship programs                                         >> Guaranteed scholarship of at least $1000 in your first year at Monash
   in the country.                                                                     if you have a low income

   We offer more than 200 types of scholarships, including the premier               >> Asylum Seekers Scholarship for students on a Bridging Visa A or E
   suite of Sir John Monash Scholarships, which recognise excellence and               providing full tuition fees for the duration of your degree, plus $5000 p.a.
   promote equity.                                                                   >> A range of scholarships for Indigenous Australians in recognition
   A Monash scholarship will help you make the most of every opportunity               of academic achievement and leadership skills, and to assist with
   during your time at university. It can help with study and living costs, travel     accommodation and relocation costs, and fees for both undergraduate
   grants or course fee payments. Some scholarships offer one-off payments             and graduate courses and faculty-specific studies
   while others continue for the length of your course.                              >> Accommodation and relocation scholarships of up to $6000 for one year
   When awarding a Monash scholarship, we’re looking for the curious, the            >> Generous faculty and donor scholarships supporting you to study
   optimistic, the high achievers. Some scholarships take into account your            the course of your choice.
   individual circumstances, and could help you overcome any financial
   barriers preventing you from experiencing a Monash education.                     >> A $4000 Monash Community Leaders Scholarship, for which recipients
                                                                                       are recognised for their academic excellence and desire to make a
   Get in touch to discuss your scholarship options – phone 1800 MONASH.               difference to their fellow students and community. To be considered for
                                                                                       this scholarship, you must apply to become an Access Monash Mentor.
                                                                                       For more information, visit monash.edu/access
                                                                                     Check out our online scholarships finder to see which scholarships you
                                                                                     could be eligible for: monash.edu/scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                      ENTRY SCHEMES
                                                                                                                                                                      We can change a number so you can change your life.
                                                                                                                                                                      At Monash, we know that your ATAR might not accurately reflect your ability.   Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS)
                                                                                                                                                                      By considering your circumstances as part of your application, we create       SEAS adjusts your ATAR in recognition of circumstances that may have
                                                                                                                                                                      a level playing field for everyone who aspires to an exceptional education.    affected your education. This gives you a better chance of getting an offer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for the course you want.
                                                                                                                                                                      We operate two schemes that can help you enter your preferred course,
                                                                                                                                                                      even if your ATAR is below the lowest ATAR to which an offer was made.         You’ll receive additional points depending on your personal
  “The news of the scholarship was overwhelming… to be                                                                                                                                                                                               circumstances. The points are added to your combined study scores
   accepted into my dream course and have the hard work of                                                                                                            The Monash Guarantee                                                           and your ATAR is recalculated. Monash uses this adjusted ATAR during
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the selection process. Check out our SEAS calculator for an estimate of
   year 12 pay off was a really special moment. The financial                                                                                                         The Monash Guarantee can get you into a Monash course even if you don’t
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     your SEAS-adjusted ATAR.
                                                                                                                                                                      reach the course’s lowest ATAR to which an offer was made.
   assistance has had a huge influence on my experience                                                                                                                                                                                              monash.edu/seas
                                                                                                                                                                      You could be eligible for the Monash Guarantee if you:
   at Monash – it has made a difference in that I can afford                                                                                                          >> have a low income
   textbooks and other essentials and has allowed me to                                                                                                               >> live in a low socio-economic area                                           SEAS Calculator
   focus more on the transition from high school to Monash.”                                                                                                          >> are an Indigenous Australian                                                Check out our SEAS calculator for an estimate of your SEAS-adjusted
                                                                                                                                                                      >> attend a Monash under-represented school.                                   ATAR – visit monash.edu/seas
   HAMISH SWAYN
                                                                                                                                                                      monash.edu/guaranteedentry
   Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
   Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for Excellence



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PATHWAY PROGRAMS
   There’s more than one way to become a Monash student. A pathway can be a great way
   to get started if you don’t achieve the ATAR you need for your dream course, are returning
   to study after working or raising a family, or are transferring from TAFE or another university.
   monash.edu/domestic-pathways

   Diploma of Tertiary Studies (DoTS)                                                Monash Indigenous Access Program (MIAP)
   If you completed Year 12 but didn’t quite meet the entry requirements             If you’re an Indigenous student and don’t meet the requirements for direct
   for your dream course, DoTS might be the pathway for you.                         entry through VTAC, you can apply for the MIAP. The program helps you
                                                                                     develop skills that enable you to succeed in a university environment.
   On successful completion, you can get up to one year of credit
                                                                                     MIAP is a full-time fee-sponsored program that is ABSTUDY approved.
   towards a range of degrees in business, business administration,
   education or nursing.                                                             ATAR required: None.
   ATAR required: 50.00, or a 70 per cent average in a recognised graded
   TAFE/VET Cert IV, or a 60 per cent average in a recognised graded TAFE/           Support for Indigenous students
   VET diploma. Applicants must also meet the English prerequisites and              We offer a range of services and opportunities to support your success
   submit a VTAC personal statement.                                                 at Monash. The Yulendj Indigenous Engagement Unit offers individualised
                                                                                     and responsive advice from the time you express interest in studying at
   Diploma of Higher Education (DoHE)                                                Monash, through to graduation.
   DoHE might suit you if you completed Year 12 but you didn’t quite meet            As an undergraduate Indigenous student at Monash, you’ll receive a support
   the entry requirements for your preferred course, if you’re returning to          package valued at up to $36,000 for a three-year degree.
   study or would benefit from additional learning support.
                                                                                     This includes one-on-one and group academic tutoring, prescribed
   On successful completion, you can get up to one year of credit towards            textbooks, mentoring, paid internship opportunities and a lifestyle program
   a range of degrees in education and science.                                      including a free Monash Sport gym membership.
   ATAR required: 60.00, or a 70 per cent average in a recognised graded             You’re also eligible to apply for a range of Indigenous scholarships.
   TAFE/VET Cert IV, or a 65 per cent average in a recognised graded TAFE/
                                                                                     For further information, visit monash.edu/about/indigenous
   VET diploma. Applicants must also meet the English prerequisites and
   submit a VTAC personal statement.
                                                                                     Monash Access Program (MAP)
   Pathways to Law                                                                   MAP is a part-time bridging course for mature-age students (21 or over).
                                                                                     It will prepare you for university study and give you a solid foundation
   Our Pathways to Law are designed for students who have the talent
                                                                                     to progress into a range of bachelor’s degrees at Monash University.
   and determination to succeed in our Bachelor of Laws but just miss out
                                                                                     There are no tuition fees, and priority is given to students who have
   on the lowest ATAR to which an offer was made. If you identify as an
                                                                                     experienced financial or other hardship.
   Indigenous Australian, live in a low socio-economic area or have a low
   income you could be eligible.                                                     ATAR required: None.
   You’ll begin studying towards the Bachelor of Laws ( Honours) or selected
   double degrees from day one. You’ll also receive mentoring opportunities          Monash College
   with law academics. If you pass all first-year subjects with a credit (60 per     Monash College offers accredited diploma programs that lead to the
   cent) average in all four law units and a credit (60 per cent) average overall,   faculties of Arts, Art, Design and Architecture, Business, Education
   you’re guaranteed a place in the second year of the Bachelor of Laws              (double degree courses), Engineering, Information Technology and
   ( Honours) or selected relevant double degrees.                                   Science at Monash University. These diplomas provide the opportunity
   ATAR required: 90.00, or a direct offer in the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor       to enter the second year of selected Monash courses if you achieve
   of Science course for Indigenous students.                                        the required academic standard. They are all full-fee-paying, however
                                                                                     scholarships may be available for Australian students who have
                                                                                     experienced educational disadvantage.
   Monash Indigenous Entry Scheme
                                                                                     Monash College is owned and operated by Monash University.
   The Monash Indigenous Entry Scheme provides an entry point
   for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students into a range of                ATAR required: 50.00–70.00, depending on chosen stream.
   Monash courses. There are no special classes, extra requirements                                                                                                “I chose the Commerce/Law pathway course as it was a way for me to study
   or time added to your course, and you’ll graduate with the same
   degree as all other Monash students. You’ll also be eligible for
                                                                                     TAFE/VET entry pathways                                                        the areas of business, economics and management as well as the intricacies
   internal transfer into other Monash courses, including law and                    We recognise vocational qualifications from providers across Australia,        of how law is applied and interpreted. In the future, I would like to be able
   engineering, subject to transfer requirements.                                    and have priority partnerships and formal articulation pathways with
                                                                                     selected Victorian TAFE institutes.                                            to find myself in a career where both of my degrees can be combined.”
   ATAR required: 50.00 (60.00 for Bachelor of Health Sciences –
   Radiation Sciences).                                                              If you have successfully completed a certificate IV, diploma or the first     JENNIFER VU
                                                                                     year of an advanced diploma, you could qualify for a place at Monash and      Bachelor of Commerce ( Law Pathway)
                                                                                     be eligible for some credit towards your course for any graded TAFE/VET       Monash Community Leaders Scholarship recipient
                                                                                     studies you’ve completed.

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Course information fast facts
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   COURSES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Comprehensive course

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Intakes
   Choosing what to do at uni is an adventure. It’s about discovery, passion and
   realising your dreams. At Monash, we offer a range of courses that allow you                                                                                                                                               Professionally accredited

   to fulfil these ambitions. Use the index below to find your course of interest.                                                                                                                                            Folio
   monash.edu/study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Interview
   Art, Design and Architecture                    Business                                       Engineering                                     Medicine, Nursing                      Pharmacy and
   Architectural Design                       21   Business                                37     Engineering (Honours)                   49      and Health Sciences                    Pharmaceutical Sciences              Admissions test
                                                   10 majors, 10 minors                           >> Aerospace engineering
   Design                                     22                                                                                                  Biomedical Science                65   Pharmaceutical Science          83




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          OUR COURSES
                                                                                                  >> Chemical engineering                                                                >> Drug discovery biology
   >> Communication design                         Business Administration                 38                                                     Health Sciences                   67                                        Audition
                                                                                                  >> Civil engineering                                                                   >> Formulation science
   >> Industrial design                            5 majors, 4 minors
                                                                                                  >> Electrical and computer                      Medical Science and                    >> Medicinal chemistry
   >> Spatial design
                                                   Business Specialist                     40        systems engineering                          Doctor of Medicine                68                                        Laws pathway
   >> Collaborative design                         >> Accounting                                  >> Environmental engineering                                                           Pharmaceutical Science
                                                   >> Banking and finance                                                                         Nursing                           70   Advanced (Honours)              85
   Fine Art                                   24                                                  >> Materials engineering
                                                   >> International business                                                                                                             >> Drug discovery biology            Indigenous pathway
   >> Art history and curating                                                                    >> Mechanical engineering                       Nursing and Midwifery (Honours)   72
   >> Fine art                                     >> Marketing                                                                                                                          >> Formulation science
                                                                                                  >> Mechatronics engineering                     Nutrition Science                 73
   >> Visual arts (only as a double degree)                                                                                                                                              >> Medicinal chemistry               Supplementary                         +
                                                   Commerce                                41     >> Resources engineering                                                                                                    Information Form
                                                                                                                                                  Occupational Therapy (Honours)    74
                                                   10 majors, 10 minors                           >> Software engineering                                                                Pharmacy (Honours)/Master       86
   Arts, Humanities                                Commerce Specialist                     43
                                                                                                                                                  Paramedicine                      75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bachelor/master’s
   and Social Sciences                             >> Actuarial science                           Information Technology                          Physiotherapy (Honours)           76   Science                              accelerated double
   Arts                                       27   >> Economics                                   Computer Science                        55      Psychology (Honours)              78   Science                         89
   32 majors, 39 minors                               ——Economics and economic policy             >> Advanced computer science                                                           24 majors, 22 minors
                                                      ——Mathematical economics and                >> Data science
                                                                                                                                                  Public Health                     79
   Criminology		                              29                                                                                                                                         Science Advanced
                                                         econometrics                                                                             Radiation Sciences                80   – Global Challenges (Honours)   90
   Global Studies                             30                                                  Computer Science Advanced
                                                   >> Finance
   >> Global cultural literacies                                                                  (Honours)                               57      Radiography and Medical                Science Advanced
   >> Human rights                                                                                                                                Imaging (Honours)                 81   – Research (Honours)            91
                                                                                                  Information Technology                  58
   >> International relations                      Education                                      5 majors, 14 minors
   >> International studies                        Education (Honours)                     45
                                                   >> Early years and primary education           Software engineering is studied as a
   Media Communication                        32   >> Primary education                           specialisation of the Bachelor of Engineering
   >> Digital humanities                                                                          ( Honours). See page 49 for more information.
                                                     (can be studied as a double degree)
   >> Journalism
                                                   >> Primary and secondary education
   >> Media
                                                   >> Primary and secondary inclusive education   Laws
   >> Public relations
                                                   >> Primary and secondary health and            Laws (Honours)                          61
   >> Screen
                                                      physical education
   Music                                      34   >> Secondary health and physical education
   >> Composition and music technology             >> Secondary education
   >> Ethnomusicology and musicology                  (studied as a double degree)
   >> Music performance




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ARCHITECTURAL
   ART, DESIGN AND              DESIGN
   ARCHITECTURE                 Make a positive impact on people and society through                                                                                                 Caulfield




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      FA S T FA C T S
                                a combination of creative vision, technical expertise and                                                                                            3 years (bachelor’s degree)
                                strategic thinking.                                                                                                                                  5 years (bachelor’s followed
                                                                                                                                                                                     by master’s)
                                Bachelor of Architectural Design                                               Our Master of Architecture is accredited by the
                                                                                                                                                                                     February
                                followed by a Master of Architecture                                           Architects Accreditation Council of Australia
                                                                                                               (AACA).
                                Take a hands-on, studio-based approach to
                                                                                                                                                                                     Specialist course
                                learning, just as you would as a practising                                    Once you graduate, you’ll meet the academic
                                architect. Our Bachelor of Architectural Design                                requirements to apply for registration as an
                                is the first stage of a five-year qualification.                               architect in Australia.                                               Professionally accredited*
                                You’ll be taught by industry experts in the latest
                                                                                                               Our graduates are vibrant, agile, spatial thinkers
                                facilities, developing strong technical skills and                                                                                                   Indigenous pathway
                                                                                                               with the ability to apply their skills across a
                                focusing on important issues in today’s world,
                                                                                                               variety of creative mediums.
                                including sustainability and the environment.
                                Working in small studio groups, you’ll tackle                                  Degree awarded
                                a variety of real-world design projects, such as                               >> Bachelor of Architectural Design, or
                                low-cost energy efficient housing, improving                                   >> Bachelor of Architectural Design and Master
                                high-density buildings or finding new ways to                                    of Architecture.
                                revitalise a suburban shopping precinct.
                                                                                                               Prerequisite studies                                                 * Professional accreditation is only available on completion of
                                On successful completion of your bachelor                                      VCE                                                                  the Master of Architecture.
                                degree, you’ll automatically progress on to                                    English: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at
                                the Master of Architecture, gaining advanced                                   least 30 in English ( EAL) or 25 in English other
                                knowledge of architecture's theories, practices                                than EAL.                                                              DOUBLE DEGREES
                                and evolving construction systems. Enjoy the




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      A RGCEH N
                                freedom to grow your expertise in the areas that                               IB
                                                                                                                                                                                      Architectural Design and Engineering
                                interest you the most, from housing to urban                                   English: At least 4 in English SL or 3 in English
                                                                                                                                                                                      (Honours) – civil engineering specialisation
                                                                                                               HL or 5 in English B SL or 4 in English B HL.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              I TAEM
                                design to digital design.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   C ET U R A L D E S I G N
                                                                                                                                                                                      CAREER OPTIONS
                                                                                                      Duration           Indicative^          Indicative^           Monash
                                 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                    (years)              ATAR                IB score           Guarantee          Registered architect, urban design and
                                  Course                                                                                                                                              planning consultant, sustainable design
                                  Architectural Design                                                     3                   80                  28                   75            consultant, disaster relief specialist,
                                  Architectural Design and Master of Architecture                          5                   80                  28                   75
                                                                                                                                                                                      historic building conservationist, project
                                  Double degree with                                                                                                                                  architect, retail architect, interior design
                                  Engineering (civil engineering)                                          5                   92                  34                   86            consultant, theatre and set designer,
                                  ^
                                   The scores provided are to be used as a guide only, and are either the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made in 2018 or an Estimate     community development officer, property
                                  (E).
                                                                                                                                                                                      developer, town planner, architecture
                                                                                                                                                                                      author, architecture critic.

                                                                                                                 DID YOU KNOW?
                                                                                                                 Graduates interested in an urban design
                                                                                                                 specialisation may apply for the
                                                                                                                 Master of Urban Planning and Design.




                                                                                                                                                                                    COURSE CODE: F6003

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DESIGN
                                                                     Communication design | Industrial design | Spatial design | Collaborative design

                            Caulfield                                In our rapidly changing world, designers must be responsive,                                                                                       Specialisations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Communication design                               Industrial design                                   Collaborative design
FA S T FA C T S




                                                                     dynamic, agile, and possess a broad set of skills.                                                                                                 Communication design is a specialisation that      Industrial designers combine design, technology     Collaborative design is a true hybrid discipline
                            3 years                                                                                                                                                                                     combines human communication processes             and production knowledge to develop consumer        combining elements from each of the design
                                                                     Bachelor of Design                                                            You'll also have the chance to explore beyond
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        with a variety of creative media applications.     products, systems, services and experiences.        specialisations.
                                                                     Our interdisciplinary program will prepare you                                the classroom. Go on a study exchange to Italy,
                            February                                 for the expansive design careers of the future.                               or join a travelling design studio.                                  You’ll gain an understanding of how visual         You’ll gain an understanding of materials,          You’ll gain independent conceptual and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        messages are influenced by the application of      manufacturing and how people use products           practical design skills, and learn how to
                                                                     You’ll gain a solid foundation in design practice                             Graduate as a confident, future-focused design
                            Specialist course                                                                                                                                                                           the design process. You’ll learn to develop and    that improve society, enrich our culture and        operate in agile environments. You’ll also
                                                                     before moving into your area of specialisation.                               professional, ready to work across business and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        employ creative design techniques that have the    contribute to our economy – from the smallest       build broader skills in leadership and project
                                                                     Guided by experts with a wealth of industry                                   creative industries.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        power to positively impact the world.              medical device to the largest public transport      planning to ensure that you graduate as an
                            Indigenous pathway                       knowledge, you’ll explore design processes                                                                                                                                                            operation. You’ll develop practical knowledge       adaptable design professional.
                                                                     through challenging projects while being                                      Degree awarded                                                       Our course focuses on the theory and forms
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and technical skills required for a career as an
                                                                     introduced to the latest design software and                                  The degree you’re awarded will reflect your                          of visual communication across a variety of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           industrial designer.
                                                                     production technologies such as virtual reality                               chosen specialisation.                                               mediums including print, digital and interactive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        media design. The skills and principles learned    Spatial design                                          DID YOU KNOW?
                                                                     and 3D printing.                                                              >> Bachelor of Communication Design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        throughout this course will open the doors to      Combine your creative flair and design                  Monash is ranked 34th for art and
                                                                     We’ll help you to think like a designer. Design                               >> Bachelor of Industrial Design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        many different career options in graphic design,   thinking with leading building and construction         design in the 2017 QS World University
                                                                     thinking is identified as one of the top skills                               >> Bachelor of Spatial Design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        visual communication and digital media.            technology. You’ll explore the different spatial        rankings.
                                                                     demanded by employers of the future. Through                                  >> Bachelor of Collaborative Design.                                                                                    elements to create functional, inspiring
                                                                     studio-based practice and multidisciplinary                                                                                                                                                           environments that bring people together.
                                                                     collaborations, you’ll develop a solution-focused                             Prerequisite studies
                                                                     approach to creatively and critically tackle                                  VCE                                                                                                                     Explore different materials and consider how
                                                                     complex problems.                                                             English: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at                                                                             spatial elements such as lighting and furniture
                                                                                                                                                   least 30 in English ( EAL) or 25 in English other                                                                       combine to create aesthetics, mood and
                                                                     Broaden your career options with a double                                                                                                                                                             function. As a spatial designer you’ll work
                                                                                                                                                   than EAL.
                                                                     degree or expand learning through a range of                                                                                                                                                          alongside a broad range of professionals
                       DOUBLE DEGREES                                electives. And if you decide to change your                                   IB                                                                                                                      in a variety of settings, including commercial
DESIGN




                                                                     specialisation, there’s an option                                             English: At least 4 in English SL or 3 in English                                                                       and residential buildings, entertainment
                       Communication design and:
                                                                     to transfer after the first semester.                                         HL or 5 in English B SL or 4 in English B HL.                                                                           venues, festivals, exhibitions, and theatre sets.
                       >> Business
                       >> Information Technology
                         (games or multimedia)
                       >> Media Communication

                                                                                                                                           Duration           Indicative^         Indicative^           Monash
                       Industrial design and:                         ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                    (years)              ATAR               IB score           Guarantee
                       >> Business
                                                                      Course
                       >> Engineering (Honours)                       Design                                                                   3                  E:75                 E:26                 70
                          (mechanical engineering)
                                                                      Communication design with
                       >> Information Technology                      Business                                                                 4                 85.80                  31                  75
                          (games, multimedia or                       Information Technology                                                   4                   86                   31                  75
                          software design)                            Media Communication                                                      4                 82.05                  29                  75

                                                                      Industrial design with
                                                                      Business                                                                 4                 85.80                  31                  75
                       CAREER OPTIONS
                                                                      Engineering (Honours)
                       Graphic designer, website designer,            (mechanical engineering)                                                 5                 92.40                  35                  86                                                                                                                        “The course is continuously
                       interior designer, fashion illustrator,        Information Technology                                                   4                   86                   31                  75                                                                                                                         evolving and I’ve been inspired by
                                                                       The scores provided are to be used as a guide only, and are either the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made in 2018 or an Estimate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       my tutors. I believe that my career
                                                                      ^
                       textile designer, interior stylist, theatre    (E). For double degree courses you must meet the prerequisites for both courses. See page 98 for a full list of double degree prerequisites.
                       and set designer, industrial designer,
                       automotive designer, furniture designer,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       path won't follow a standard
                       product packaging designer, mobile                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              route; I would love to push the
                       app developer, gaming designer, digital                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         boundaries of what this course
                       animator, marketing or communications
                       professional, advertising art director.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         could do for me.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ISABELLA WEBB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       (now the Bachelor of Spatial Design) (2017)




                     COURSE CODE: F2002

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FINE ART
                                                                                     Art history and curating | Fine art | Visual arts

                                  Caulfield                                          Study with acclaimed artists and develop your artistic voice                                                                                        Specialisations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Art history and curating
FA S T FA C T S




                                                                                     at one of the top fine art schools in Australia.                                                                                                    Our respected art history and curating
                                  3 years                                                                                                                                                                                                specialisation is taught by expert researchers
                                                                                     Bachelor of Fine Art                                                           Take advantage of our global networks. Apply to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and teaching staff. Gain a knowledge of the
                                                                                     Our Fine Art course is one of the best in the                                  study at Monash’s Prato Centre in Italy, and
                                  February                                                                                                                                                                                               historical significance of art and journey
                                                                                     country. Develop your artistic voice and learn                                 experience some of the world’s greatest art
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         through the ages, including the Renaissance,
                                                                                     from internationally-recognised artists, art                                   and the premier art event, the Venice Biennale.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Modernism and contemporary practice. Develop
                                  Specialist course                                  historians and cultural commentators. Access                                   Graduate ready to make your mark in the arts                         your understanding of how art is made and
                                                                                     outstanding facilities, including a glass studio,                              sector and creative careers across a variety                         learn how to curate and exhibit art. Our course
                                                                                     3D printers, photography labs and a bronze                                     of industries.                                                       includes units on modern Australian art, modern
                                  Folio*                                             foundry. Working with traditional and emerging                                                                                                      Asian art, Post-Modernisim and beyond. With
                                                                                     technologies, you’ll develop a broad range of                                  Degree awarded                                                       a greater appreciation for cultural production,
                                  Interview*                                         technical skills, and the critical thinking to help                            The degree you’re awarded will reflect your                          graduate ready to work in galleries, museums
                                                                                     you use them effectively.                                                      chosen specialisation.                                               or a variety of creative careers.
                                  Indigenous pathway                                 We’re located in Monash’s unique creative                                      >> Bachelor of Art History and Curating                              Fine art
                                                                                     precinct on the Caulfield campus. Enjoy being                                  >> Bachelor of Fine Art                                              Be immersed in the studio and receive individual
                                                                                     part of this vibrant creative community alongside                              >> Bachelor of Visual Arts                                           tuition from some of Australia's leading artists.
                                                                                     Monash University Museum of Art ( MUMA),                                         (as a double degree only).                                         Our rigorous structure will enable you to find
                                                                                     MADA Gallery, Ian Potter Sculpture Courtyard                                                                                                        and develop your artistic practice. Graduate
                                                                                     and our student galleries.                                                     Prerequisite studies                                                 with an enhanced visual language and the
                       * Folio and interview for the fine art specialisation only.
                                                                                     Our cross-disciplinary foundation allows you to                                VCE                                                                  conceptual skills to pursue a career as a
                                                                                     move between the studio, workshop and gallery                                  English: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at                          contemporary artist.
                                                                                     to expand your outlook, collaborate on exciting                                least 30 in English ( EAL) or 25 in English other                    Visual arts double degree
                         DOUBLE DEGREES                                              projects, and connect with the art world and                                   than EAL.                                                            Expand your career options with a Visual
                                                                                     its communities.
FPA




                                                                                                                                                                    IB                                                                   Arts double degree. Explore the visual arts in
  I NGEE ANRATM E




                         Visual Arts and:                                                                                                                                                                                                today’s society, develop technical skills and
                                                                                                                                                                    English: At least 4 in English SL or 3 in English
                         >> Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                         an understanding of how to produce, interpret
                                                                                                                                                                    HL or 5 in English B SL or 4 in English B HL.
                         >> Business                                                                                                                                                                                                     and present art. With a complementary degree
                         >> Education ( Honours)                                                                                                                                                                                         in Arts, Business, Education or Information
                         >> Information Technology                                                                                                         Duration           Indicative^          Indicative^           Monash
                                                                                       ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                   (years)              ATAR                IB score           Guarantee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Technology, you’ll graduate ready to apply your
                            (games and multimedia majors only)                                                                                                                                                                           creativity and passion across a diverse range
                                                                                       Course
                                                                                       Art History and Curating                                                 3                   78                  28                   75          of fields.
                                                                                       Fine Art                                                                 3               E:70+RC             E:25+RC                70 RC
                         CAREER OPTIONS
                                                                                       Visual Arts**
                                                                                                                                                          See double                                                                     Selection requirements
                                                                                                                                                         degrees table                                                                   Fine art specialisation
                         Contemporary artist, gallery or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         You’ll be required to attend an interview
                         museum director, festival programmer,                         Double degrees with
                                                                                       Arts                                                                     4                 76.10                 27                   75          and submit a copy of your folio.
                         exhibition curator, art writer and critic,
                                                                                       Business                                                                 4                 E:82+                E:29                  75          Go to monash.edu/mada/apply to register.
                         arts program manager, marketing
                                                                                       Education (Honours) Primary Education                                  4.25              E:82+RC             E:29+RC               75+RC          Your final ranking is based on a range of
                         professional, art collection manager,
                                                                                       Education (Honours) Secondary Education                                4.25             82.70+RC               30+RC               75+RC          criteria – folio and ATAR or GPA.
                         museum archivist, primary or secondary
                                                                                       Information Technology
                         art teacher, freelance illustrator,                           (games and multimedia majors only)                                       4                 E:80+               E:28+                  75          Visual arts and art history and
                         commercial photographer.                                      ^
                                                                                        The scores provided are to be used as a guide only, and are either the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made in 2018 or an Estimate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         curating specialisations
                                                                                       (E). RC – Range of criteria. For double degree courses you must meet the prerequisites for both courses. See page 98 for a full list of double    Selection is ATAR/GPA-based, with no
                                                                                       degree prerequisites. ** Double degrees are only available with the visual arts specialisation.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         interview or folio required.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Please check monash.edu/study for
                                                                                           DID YOU KNOW?                                                                                                                                 up-to-date information before applying.             “Monash encouraged me to consider my creative position on a critical level.
                                                                                           Monash is ranked No.1 in Visual                                                                                                                                                                   This enabled me to hone in on my artistic interest and I am most grateful
                                                                                           Arts and 'above world-standard'                                                                                                                                                                    for this.”
                                                                                           for Art History by the Australian
                                                                                           Government Excellence in Research                                                                                                                                                                 ALYRA BARTASEK
                                                                                           for Australia 2015 Report.                                                                                                                                                                        Artist and Contemporary Jeweller
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Bachelor of Visual Arts and Bachelor of Arts (2013), Fine Art (Honours) (2014)




                       COURSE CODE: F2002

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ARTS,                        ARTS
   HUMANITIES AND               Learn to think critically, apply reason and solve complex problems.                                                                                     Caulfield, Clayton




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         FA S T FA C T S
                                Bachelor of Arts                                                                Degree awarded



   SOCIAL SCIENCES
                                Arts at Monash is a comprehensive gateway                                       Bachelor of Arts.                                                       3 years
                                to a wide range of interesting and challenging
                                areas of study across the arts, humanities and                                  Prerequisite studies                                                    February and July
                                social sciences.                                                                VCE
                                                                                                                English: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at
                                You’ll learn to take an innovative approach in                                                                                                          Comprehensive course
                                                                                                                least 30 in English ( EAL) or 25 in English other
                                tackling world issues while fostering a global
                                                                                                                than EAL.
                                perspective. You’ll also develop the leadership
                                and research skills, advanced discipline                                        IB                                                                      Laws pathway
                                knowledge and self-reliance to acquire                                          English: At least 4 in English SL or 3 in English
                                information, assess evidence and convey                                         HL or 5 in English B SL or 4 in English B HL.                           Indigenous pathway
                                complex ideas in speech and writing in order
                                to answer complicated questions.                                                                                                                        Bachelor/master’s
                                                                                                                                                                                        accelerated double
                                With the scope to choose from almost 40 areas
                                of study, and with so many opportunities to take
                                an internship or overseas study program, you’ll
                                develop an informed critical awareness of the
                                fields about which you’re most interested, laying
                                the groundwork for a wealth of exciting careers.



                                                                                                        Duration           Indicative^          Indicative^           Monash#           DOUBLE DEGREES
                                 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS                                                      (years)              ATAR                IB score           Guarantee




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ARTS
                                  Course                                                                                                                                                >> Business
                                  Arts (Clayton)                                                            3                    81                   28                  75 #
                                                                                                                                                                                        >> Business Specialist
                                  Arts (Caulfield)                                                          3                  76.15                  26                  75 #
                                                                                                                                                                                        >> Commerce
                                  Double degrees with                                                                                                                                   >> Education ( Honours)
                                  Business                                                                  4                  83.60                  30                   75           >> Engineering ( Honours)*
                                  Business Specialist                                                       4                  85.15                  31                   75
                                                                                                                                                                                        >> Fine Art
                                  Commerce                                                                  4                  92.50                  35                   86
                                                                                                                                                                                        >> Information Technology
                                  Education (Honours)                 Primary Education                   4.25              83.25+RC
                                                                                                                                                   30+RC                75+RC           >> Laws ( Honours)
                                                                      Secondary Education                 4.25              82.05+RC
                                  Engineering (Honours)*                                                    5                  E:92+                  35                   86
                                                                                                                                                                                        >> Music
                                  Fine Art                                                                  4                  76.10                  27                   75           >> Science
                                                                                                                                                                                        * This double degree isn’t available with all specialisations;
                                  Information Technology                                                    4                  81.70                  29                   75           see monash.edu/study for full details.
                                  Laws (Honours)                                                          5.25                   98                   40                   94
                                  Music                                                                     4                E:81+RC              E:31+RC               75+RC
                                  Science                                                                   4                  85.05                  31                   75           CAREER OPTIONS
                                  ^
                                   The scores provided are to be used as a guide only, and are either the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made in 2018 or an Estimate
                                  (E). RC – Range of criteria. * Not available with all specialisations. For double degree courses you must meet the prerequisites for both courses.    Communications, corporate and tourism
                                  See page 98 for a full list of double degree prerequisites. # This guarantee does not apply to the Law Pathway, which requires an ATAR of 90+.
                                                                                                                                                                                        sectors, diplomacy, directing, editing,
                                                                                                                                                                                        education, film, foreign affairs, gallery
                                                                                                                                                                                        curating, human rights, Indigenous
                                                                                                                                                                                        affairs, international development,
                                Accelerated pathways to master's
                                                                                                                                                                                        international relations, journalism,
                                If you’re a high-achieving student you can take                                 >> International Sustainable Tourism Management
                                                                                                                                                                                        linguistics, management, marketing
                                the challenge to package your undergraduate                                     >> Interpreting and Translation Studies (4.5 years)
                                                                                                                                                                                        and advertising, media, multicultural
                                degree and a master’s into one program and                                      >> Journalism
                                                                                                                                                                                        affairs, policy writing, politics, public
                                complete both in just four years.                                               >> Tourism.                                                             relations, scriptwriting, social justice,
                                We have the largest offering of bachelor/                                       You’ll need to maintain strong grades, a 70 per                         sustainability, theatre, trade, translating
                                master’s double degrees in Australia, and you                                   cent average, to be eligible for the master’s                           and interpreting, and much more.
                                can graduate with a Bachelor of Arts and a                                      component. You’ll graduate with two degrees,
                                master’s degree in one of the following:                                        save time and reduce your fee costs by one
                                >> Applied Linguistics                                                          third. You’ll complete the first three years of the
                                >> Communications and Media Studies                                             course with a Commonwealth Supported Place
                                >> Cultural and Creative Industries
                                                                                                                (CSP), followed by the final year of the master’s
                                                                                                                studies on a graduate fee-paying basis. Contact                        COURSE CODE: A2000
                                >> International Development Practice
                                                                                                                the faculty for further information.
                                >> International Relations

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