Diploma of Science
Australia

Diploma of Science

‭Prepare for the world of Science and Engineering

‭The Diploma of Science is an advanced program of academic preparation, that is ‭designed for both international and domestic students. ‭Also known as the International Year One, the Diploma is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree. It will fully prepare ‭you for joining the second year of an engineering degree at Flinders University.‭

‭Guaranteed entry into Flinders University 

‭Once you complete the course you will earn 12 months of credit (2 semesters) towards your studies and be ‭guaranteed entry into a range of undergraduate degrees at Flinders University: ‭ 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Maritime) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Agriculture) (Honours)
  • ‭Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours)
  • ‭Bachelor of Engineering (Computer and Network Systems) (Honours)
  • ‭Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours)
  • ‭Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) (Honours)
  • ‭Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics) (Honours)

‭‭Program structure

‭You will have the option of studying the program over 8 or 12 months. There are 8 units per ‭program, consisting of lectures, tutorials, workshops and ‭practical lessons. Our classes have up to 25 students.

8 month program units 12 month program units

Trimester 1

  • Science Communication
  • Engineering Principles A
  • Mathematics A
  • Physics A

Trimester 2

  • Computing
  • Engineering Principles B
  • Mathematics B
  • Physics B

 

 

Trimester 1

  • Science Communication
  • Engineering Principles A
  • Mathematics A

Trimester 2

  • Physics A
  • Computing
  • Mathematics B

Trimester 3

  • Engineering Principles B
  • Physics B

‭Please download the Flinders ISC brochure (at the top of the page) for full module descriptions.

Assessment 

Your progress and development will be assessed regularly throughout the course to ensure you ‭are on track with your studies. Assessment is a combination of coursework, which includes class ‭tests, essays, presentations and projects as well as final examinations that account for at least ‭50% of the final assessment.‭


Key dates 

  • Find out about the key dates for the Diploma of Science program.

Entry requirements


Fees


Diploma of Science CRICOS course code: 081424E.
Provider: Study Group Australia Pty Limited. CRICOS Provider Code: 01682E.
Provider: Flinders University. CRICOS Provider Code: 00114A.

"We have access to computers 24/7 and really good technology in the classrooms."

Flinders ISC student Pedro from Venezuela