This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Arts
|Total credit points required||48|
|Standard duration of study (years)||1 year FT, 2 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Berwick, Gippsland, Peninsula)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2552|
NOTE: This course has had one or more changes made to it since publication on 1 October 2012. For details of changes, please consult the 2013 Handbook change register2013 Handbook change register (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2013handbooks/2013-change-register.html).
This course is designed as an alternative entry pathway to university study. The program is particularly suited to students requiring additional learning support in their first year of study. Further information about the course is available online at http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/samss/dots/index.php.
These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 5, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes. For more information refer to http://opvclt.monash.edu.au/curriculum-by-design/aligning-course-outcomes-with-aqf-bologna.html.
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will:
This course consists of two core units, and six first-year units selected from the stream corresponding to the student's preferred Monash degree.
Students can choose units in the visual arts studio stream or digital stream.
Students can choose units in nursing or nursing practice.
Note: Mathematics includes statistics.
Students must complete:
(a.) two core units (12 points):
(b.) six first-year units from one of the streams listed under 'Area of study' (36 points).
Students who have successfully completed this course may be eligible to apply to enter a Monash degree and receive credit for their studies in this diploma.
Diploma of Foundation Studies
Diploma of Tertiary Studies
The actual award conferred may depend on units/majors/streams/specialisations studied, the level of academic merit achieved, the timing of study, or other factors relevant to the individual student's program of study.