Languages - A0501

Languages

Diploma (available for concurrent study alongside your degree)

The Diploma of Languages will provide you with the opportunity to complete a major in one of the languages offered by the University, while completing a single or double bachelor's degree.

It will allow you to study your chosen language starting from a number of different entry points - whether you are an absolute beginner or have studied the language in VCE or overseas. You will also an understanding of the culture and society, history and media required to effectively communicate in a language.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Caulfield: Full time & part time
  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time & part time
Duration
Taken part-time over two to three years.
Start date
First Semester (February), Second Semester (July)
Qualification
Diploma of Languages
Course Handbook

Majors, extended majors and minors

In this course, you can choose from the following majors, extended majors and minors. Some are only available as minors or only in certain locations, so click through to see the full details.

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

This diploma must be undertaken concurrently with a Monash degree course.Approval from the faculty offering the primary course of enrolment for the student is required.

Alternative qualifications and prerequisites

For other domestic and international qualification entry requirements and scores for this course based on your prior studies, use the study credit and admissions eligibility search.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

The Diploma of Languages is an additional course of study available concurrently to students completing a single or double bachelor's degree.  The course requires you to study the equivalent of one further year of full-time study, taken part-time over three years.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Applications are made to the faculty once the student has gained admission to another Monash University program.

Queries in regard to applications for this course should be directed to the faculty.

Semester two (July)

Applications are made to the faculty once the student has gained admission to another Monash University program.

Queries in regard to applications for this course should be directed to the faculty.

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

The average annual student contribution amount is:

A$6684

Note: see information on how average fee is calculated.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth supported student, you may be able to either:

Full fee

Fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.

A$25,800

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.