Courses & Units

Graduate Diploma of Science with Honours (S6X)

The Graduate Diploma of Science with Honours allows non-science graduates to obtain the necessary prerequisites for higher degrees in Science. It is offered by all the Science schools of the Faculty.

Duration

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Minimum 1 Years

Up to a maximum of 3 Years

Location

Not currently available

ATAR

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

See entry requirements below


Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone: 1300 363 864
Email: Course.Info@utas.edu.au
Online: Enquiries


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Duration

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Minimum 1 Years

Up to a maximum of 3 Years

Location

Not currently available

Academic Requirements

See entry requirements below

CRICOS

Code: 030418C


Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone:+61 3 8676 7017
Online: International enquiries


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Course objectives

The course aims to provide:

  • advanced training in the area of study chosen, and
  • the opportunity for training in research, to prepare candidates for further research study and employmnet in research organisations.

Course structure

In all other aspects the requirements of the Bachelor of Science with Honours apply and candidates should refer to these for particulars.

Further information is usually provided by the School.

Graduates of the Graduate Diploma of Science with Honours will be competitive for professional careers in their area of specialisation. Employment opportunities also exist in more general areas as detailed in the career outcomes section of the Bachelor of Science which provides references to the individual discipline entries where these expected outcomes are specified.

Professional Recognition

Depending on the area of specialisation, graduates may be eligible for membership of a number of professional organisations.

A graduate who does not hold a Science degree may be accepted as a candidate for a Graduate Diploma with Honours provided that the candidate's preparation for the course is adequate.

Credit Transfer and Articulation

Fees for domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.