This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2015 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Education
|Total credit points required||48|
|Standard duration of study (years)||1 year FT|
This course of study must be completed in a minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 4 years, and enrolment must be continuous.
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Berwick, Peninsula)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2552|
Tel: 1800 MONASH (1800 666 274)
Faculty of EducationFaculty of Education (http://monash.edu/education/current-students/contact/)
Student advisersStudent advisers (http://www.monash.edu.au/education/current-students/contact/)
This course provides an alternative entry pathway to university study. It is particularly suited to students who have experienced educational disadvantage and require additional learning support in their first year of study. For further information about the course refer to the Diploma of Tertiary StudiesDiploma of Tertiary Studies (http://www.monash.edu/study/options/pathways/diploma-tertiary-studies/) website.
These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 5, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate AttributesAustralian Qualifications Framework level 5, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/handbooks/alignmentofoutcomes.html).
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to:
(1.) achieve success in their studies and proceed to a Monash University undergraduate degree
(2.) achieve first-year equivalent standard in an area of study in which they wish to gain entry to a degree
(3.) develop the intellectual capabilities necessary for tertiary study and scholarship
(4.) operate as self-directed and independent tertiary learners through the development of positive learning habits including analytical, problem-solving, oral and writing skills.
This course consists of two core units and six first-year units selected from the stream corresponding to the student's preferred Monash University undergraduate degree.
Students must complete:
(a.) two core units (12 points)
(b.) six first-year units from one of the following streams (36 points):
Refer to the relevant course mapcourse map (http://monash.edu/education/current-students/courses/maps/2015/) for the sequence of study for units required in each stream.
Students who have successfully completed this course may be eligible to apply for entry into a Monash University undergraduate degreeMonash University undergraduate degree (http://www.monash.edu/study/options/pathways/diploma-tertiary-studies/destination-degrees/index.html) and receive credit for their studies in this diploma.
Diploma of Tertiary Studies