Diploma of Tertiary Studies [Exit only]

Diploma of Tertiary Studies [Exit only]

Diploma of Tertiary Studies [Exit only]

Course code

117621

Course type

Diploma (AQF Level 5)

Division

Division of Tropical Environments and Societies

Division of Tropical Health and Medicine

Award Requirements

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

The Diploma of Tertiary Studies may be awarded to students who have successfully completed 24 credit points of any combination of subjects within JCU AQF7 Bachelor degrees or AQF8 Honours [Embedded] degrees and have withdrawn from their studies.

Minimum English language proficiency requirements

Not applicable - the course is an exit qualification only

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

24 credit points as per course structure

Course learning outcomes

On successful completion of the Diploma of Tertiary Studies, graduates will be able to:

  • Integrate and apply theoretical and technical knowledge and concepts, with depth in some areas, in a discipline
  • Analyse, synthesise and communicate ideas, arguments and perspectives in a clear and logical way
  • Demonstrate autonomy and responsibility in learning independently and managing personal development
  • Demonstrate and apply an understanding of theories and factual content in one or more discipline areas
  • Apply knowledge of diversity and interpersonal and/or intercultural skills to work effectively in teams to complete a range of activities

Course Structure

OPTIONS

Complete 24 credit points of any combination of subjects within JCU AQF7 Bachelor degrees or AQF8 Honours [Embedded] degrees

Campus

COURSE AVAILABLE AT

NOTES

Brisbane

Exit only

Cairns

Exit only

Mackay

Exit only

Mt Isa

Exit only

Singapore

Exit only

Thursday Island

Exit only

Townsville

Exit only

Candidature

Expected time to complete

1 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

3 years

Maximum leave of absence

N/A

Progression

Course progression
requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment
requirements

Nil

Professional accreditation
requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass
Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for
final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable

Maximum allowed

Not applicable

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Award title

DIPLOMA OF TERTIARY STUDIES

Approved abbreviation

DipTertStud

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable

Special Awards

Not applicable