Science, Advanced Diploma | Swinburne University of Technology | Melbourne, Australia
8 months
35180 AUD/full
15000 AUD/full
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Study Swinburne University of Technology's Diploma of Science (UniLink) to build a career using physics, biology, chemistry and mathematics. You’ll learn how to conduct research and solve conceptual problems, working both individually and as part of a team.


Key facts

Gain practical skills in data modelling and computer-based analysis, as well as a broad understanding of laboratory analyses and chemical reactions. The topics covered seek to blend a range of key scientific skills and knowledge required by current and projected industry needs.

UniLink allow students to progress from one qualification to another where the first course is recognised as an entry requirement and/or provides advanced standing to the second. Completion of this course allows you to progress to these degrees and some more.This information may change and should be used as a guide only. Credit available for advanced standing may vary depending on your chosen major. Swinburne University of Technology offers the Science programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Problem solving
  • Analytical problem solving
  • Teamwork
  • Engineering principles
  • Critical data analysis
  • Report writing skills

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines




50 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Successful completion of Australian Year 12, or equivalent overseas qualification.General Mathematics studies must be equivalent to the Year 12 Further Mathematics subjects (i.e. VCE Further Mathematics 3 and 4) that include topics in data analysis, recursion and financial modelling, matrices, networks and decision mathematics, geometry and measurement, graphs and relations.CRICOS 00111D

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35180 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35180 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.
  • National

    15000 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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