Science (Education) - 2646

Science (Education)

Diploma

No matter where you want to go, a Monash College Diploma can take you there.

A Science (Education) diploma opens a world of opportunity into areas of Chemistry, Physics, Data Management, Psychology and Biology. The new education pathway is an idea way to double your career options, with the education studies specialisation fast-tracking you into the second year of an Education (Honours) and Science double degree*.

You will complete six core science units and two education units. You will also complete 10 days of professional experience in a Victorian classroom.

Choose this Diploma if you;

  • Want to fast-track in the second year of an Education (Honours) and Science double degree.
  • Want to make an immediate start on your teaching career.
  • Want to study Chemistry, Physics, Data Management, Psychology or Biology and would like to study subjects directly related to these areas.
  • Would like to be part of a supportive learning environment with small classes and individual attention.
  • Would like to be a part of world renowned Science and Education faculties.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time
Duration PART 2: 2 trimesters (8 months)
Start date First Trimester (February), Second Trimester (June), Third Trimester (October)
Qualification Diploma of Science

Entry Requirements

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

Minimum Entry Requirements (International students)

Qualifications

Domestic
Equivalent to Australian Year 12 (part 2).

International
Australian Year 12 (part 2). Prerequisites

All applicants must satisfy the following prerequisites or their equivalents.

Prerequisites

All applicants must satisfy the following prerequisites or their equivalents.

English Maths Sciences/Other
Australian VCE subjects Study score in units 3 and 4 (Australian Year 12) in English as an Additional Language (EAL): 30 or any other English: 25. Maths Students must have successfully completed Mathematics to an Australian Year 11 equivalent standard. Sciences/Other Students must have successfully completed Chemistry to an Australian Year 11 equivalent standard.

Alternative qualifications and prerequisites

For a full list of academic entry requirements and prerequisites, by country visit the Monash College website.

English entry requirements

Diploma Part 1
IELTS: 5.5 overall (no band lower than 5.0) TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 52 overall with minimum scores: Writing: 15, Listening: 5, Reading: 5 and Speaking: 14 Equivalent approved English test

Diploma Part 2
IELTS: 6.0 overall (Writing not less than 6.0) TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 69 overall with minimum scores: Writing: 21 Equivalent approved English test

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Extra Requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Making the application

Future students

Trimester one (February)

International students should apply direct to Monash College.

Trimester two (June) and Trimester three (October)

Apply directly to Monash College using the course code 2646.

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.

International fee

Total fee for this 24 credit point (6 month full-time) course.

Fees to be advised.

Enrolment Obligations

International students enrolling in a CRICOS-registered course can study no more than one third (33%) of their course by distance and/or online learning. Students must enrol in at least one unit that is not by distance and/or online in each compulsory study period unless the student is completing the last unit of their course. See standard 8.19 and 8.20 of National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018.

CRICOS code: 086068B

Part 2 consists of two trimesters over eight months. You will complete six units from science and two from education. You will also complete 10 days of work placement as part of the course.

Classes will help you develop your critical thinking skills and university research techniques. These skills will prepare you for success at Monash University.

More details on subjects in this program are available at the Monash College website monashcollege.edu.au