Australia

Diploma of Engineering

The place to be for engineering students

Designed for those who want an Engineering career, the Diploma of Engineering is the perfect pathway for students who want to excel at Flinders University and beyond.

Diploma of Engineering

The Diploma of Engineering, provided by Flinders International Study Centre (ISC), is an advanced program of academic preparation and English language skills. Once successfully completed, you will gain 12 months of credit towards a wide range of Bachelor degrees in Engineering at Flinders University, allowing you to complete your degree within the same timeframe as you would with direct university entry.

Receive credits towards the following undergraduate degrees:

Course Credit granted - units* Bachelor degree entry upon successful completion of Diploma Bachelor degree start - S1 (March) / S2 (July) Years at Flinders University to complete Bachelor Degree
Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 only 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Computer and Network Systems) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Maritime) (Honours) # 36 2nd year S1 only 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3
Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics) (Honours) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 3

* Credit granted: Single topic (subject) = 4.5 units. One year of full time study = 36 units
# The final two years are undertaken at the Australian Maritime College which is part of the University of Tasmania

Program structure

Durations

Length: 3 trimesters (14 weeks each) over 12 months, or 2 trimesters (14 weeks each) over 8 months^

Holidays

You will have a scheduled holiday break of at least 2 weeks between trimesters.

Units studied:

  • For 3 trimester program: 8 units plus English Communications 1
  • For 2 trimester program: 8 units per program

12-month program for students with an IELTS of 5.5, with no band below 5.0

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
English Communications 1 Engineering Communication Electronics
Mathematics C Mathematics D Engineering Computing
Engineering Design Engineering Physics A Engineering Physics B

8-month program for students with an IELTS of 6.0 or above, with no band below 5.5

Trimester 1 Trimester 2
Engineering Communication Electronics
Engineering Design Engineering Computing
Engineering Physics A Engineering Physics B
Mathematics C Mathematics D

At the conclusion of term 1 and term 2, you will have a scheduled holiday break of at least 2 weeks.

Mode of study

Full-time, face-to-face delivery.

Compulsory online and/or work-based training, placements, other community-based learning, collaborative research training arrangements

Not applicable

Assessment

Your progress and development will be assessed regularly throughout the course. Assessment is a combination of coursework, which includes class ‭tests, essays, presentations and projects as well as final examinations‭‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬.‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬

Award

On completion, a Diploma of Engineering will be issued by Study Group Australia Pty Limited.

Key dates

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

Entry requirements

Fees

* The final two years are undertaken at the Australian Maritime College, which is part of the University of Tasmania.
^ The 8-month program is only available to students with an IELTS of 6.0 or above, no band below 5.5.


Course name: Diploma of Engineering. CRICOS course code: 097409F.
Provider: Study Group Australia Pty Limited. CRICOS Provider Code: 01682E.

"Throughout my time at Flinders I have learnt a lot about the Australian way of life and the education system. The foundation program has been designed to help me think critically, which is a crucial skill for my future career."

Munirah from Singapore - studying Foundation program

Flinders ISC student Munirah from Singapore

Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre delivers its own pathways courses leading to undergraduate studies at Flinders University. Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre is also a third party delivering pre-masters courses on behalf of Flinders University.

Provider: Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre.

CRICOS provider code: 01682E. ABN: 88 070 919 327