TAP - Tertiary Access Program

Click here for details on the new program from june 2017


Last available intake for TAP is February 2017

The Tertiary Access Program (TAP) is designed to transition students who have completed Year 12 (or equivalent) but do not have the necessary academic background or grades for direct entry into the diploma program. This program consists of four modules of study in the first trimester and requires a minimum of 50 percent pass in all four modules in the first trimester to progress on to the diploma program.

Your direct pathway to Edith Cowan University

High School


2nd year Edith Cowan University



Year Duration International Students Australian Students
2017 1 trimester A$10,300 ($2,575 per unit) A$5,800 ($1,450 per unit)




4 months


February, June, October


  • BUS107A Introduction to Computing
  • COM201A Communication Skills II

Plus two stream modules from:

  • Business
  • Communications and Creative Industries
  • Computing / IT
  • Engineering Studies
  • Health Studies
  • Hotel Management

Entry into ECC Diploma programs

  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Science (Computing/IT)
  • Diploma of Hotel Management
  • Diploma of Communications and Creative Industries
  • Diploma of Science (Engineering Studies)
  • Diploma of Science (Health Studies)