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Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies)

The Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies) is specially designed for students wishing to enrol in a range of courses offered by the School of Engineering at ECU.

Your direct pathway to Edith Cowan University

High School

 

2nd year Edith Cowan University

 

Fees 2017

Program CRICOS Course Code Duration International Students Australian Students FEE-HELP

Diploma
(Year 1)

092036D

2 or 3 trimesters

A$20,600
($2,575 per unit)

$11,600
($1,450 per unit)

Available for Australian Citizens

Diploma
(Year 2)

092036D

2 or 3 trimesters

A$25,600
($3,200 per unit)

A$12,800
($1,600 per unit)

Available for Australian Citizens

 

Your Engineering pathway

if you have…

✓ Completed Year 12 (or the equivalent in your country).

Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies) (Year 2)

8 university equivalent units studied over 2 or 3 trimesters. Equivalent to Year 1 of the respective ECU bachelor degree.

Direct Entry into Year 2 at ECU

Choose from the bachelor degrees listed below.

 


or if you have…

✓ Completed Year 11 (or the equivalent in your country).

Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies) (Year 1)

8 units studied over 2 or 3 trimesters to embed fundamental academic skills.

Diploma (Year 2)

Equivalent to Year 1 of the respective ECU bachelor degree.

 

Location

Duration

8 or 12 months

Intakes

February, June, October

Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies) (Year 1) units

Student must complete the following units:

  • Workplace Communication - Employability
  • Introductory Computing
  • Introductory Mathematics
  • Communication Skills
  • Introductory Physics
  • Introductory Chemistry
  • Introductory Applied Maths
  • English Language Enhancement

Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies) (Year 2) units

Student must complete the following core units

Core units

  • Electrical Engineering 1A
  • Engineering Drawing and Computer Aided Design
  • Calculus
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Electrical Engineering 1B
  • Programming Fundamentals

Pre-requisite units:

  • Introductory Applied Maths*
  • Introductory Physics*

*Introductory Applied Maths is an additional unit required for students without the necessary pre-requisite study at Year 12 or equivalent for Calculus

*Introductory Applied Maths and Introductory Physics is an additional unit required for students without the necessary pre-requisite study at Year 12 or equivalent for Engineering Mechanics

Entry into 2nd year of

  • Bachelor of Engineering Honours (majors in, Civil, Civil and Environmental, Computer Systems, Electrical Power, Electronics and Communications, Instrumentation Control and Automation, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Chemical) - 8 units (120 credit points)
  • Bachelor of Technology (Electronic and Computer Systems) - 8 units (120 credit points)
  • Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports) - 8 units (120 credit points)
  • Bachelor of Technology (Engineering) (majors in, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics and Communications) – 8 units (120 credit points)
  • Bachelor of Engineering Science - 8 units (120 credit points)