DipHigherEd – Science Major

DipHigherEd – Science Major

Major code


Available in

Diploma of Higher Education

Credit points required

18 credit points for single major

Major Structure

Students will be enrolled in set study plans which will allow them to articulate into their target degree. The study plans will allow for flexible enrolment options, involving a mix of core, selected major and elective subjects. Study Plans can be discussed with the Pathways Programs Manager.


MA1022:03 Essential Maths

SC1022:03 Essential Science


Select 9 credit points of Science subjects from List 1

Select 3 credit points of Science subjects from List 1 or elective subjects from List 2

List 1 (Science subjects)

BZ1001:03 Introduction to Biological Processes or BZ1005:03 Introductory Ecology

BZ1007:03 Introduction to Biodiversity or BZ1006:03 Diversity of Life

BZ1008:03 Functional Biology

EA1110:03 Evolution of the Earth

EV1005:03 Environmental Processes and Global Change

SC1101:03 Science: Nature, Knowledge and Understanding

SC1102:03 Modelling Natural Systems

List 2 (Elective subjects)

CH1020:03 Preparatory Chemistry

CU1010:03 Effective Writing

MA1020:03 Preparatory Mathematics

PH1001:03 Preparatory Physics