Yes, you will be invited to Orientation via email, where you will be able to attend and participate in information sessions and social events. For those studying online, there will also be some online events.
Yes, however you would need to respond to the accommodation offer you received from Student Residences and request to defer your start date.
Please refer to your letter of offer. You will find your ID in the top right-hand corner: either 7
numbers starting with a 5(eg. 500—-) or an alphabetical and numerical combination (eg.
No, tuition fees are the same for on-campus and online study.
This depends on whether you are studying on campus or online, and whether you are studying full-time or part-time.
A full-time study load at Deakin College is a minimum of three units and a maximum of four units each trimester (75%-100% study load). International students must study full-time.
Domestic students can choose to study part-time by enrolling in just one or two units each trimester (25%-50% study load). If you are seeking Centrelink assistance, you must study full-time.
If you are a Foundation student, you must enrol in four units (100% study load) each trimester.
You will have 4 hours of classes per week, per unit.
If you are a domestic student and are studying online, all materials, including videos, activities, readings, lecture and tutorial content will be available on Moodle to read, watch and complete in your own time. In addition, each unit will offer a 1-2 hour live online session per week for online students only.
We offer both online and on-campus classes for domestic students. If you are an international student, you must study on campus.
We understand that some students may prefer to study part-time.
A full-time study load at Deakin College is a minimum of 3 units (75%) or a maximum of 4 units (100%) each trimester.
Domestic students can enrol in between one unit (25%) and four units (100%) each trimester.
We recommend that international students enrol in 3 units (75%) or 4 units (100%) in order to meet progression requirements to Deakin University, as outlined in your offer letter. If you are a Foundation student, you must enrol in 4 modules (100%) each trimester.
Your enrolment may be blocked for a number of reasons:
Choose another class that does not have any clashes. If the class that you have chosen is full, there is no choice but to choose another class/time-slot.
Online learning refers to learning delivered on a computer via the internet and therefore does not require students to be physically present at a school, college or university in order to attain an education. Classes, assessments, and exams are conducted online.
Some of our diplomas require some on-campus visits, even if you are studying online. This is will made clear in your enrolment session.
We offer both online and face-to-face classes. If you are an international student, you must study on campus.
It is important to know that Deakin College is offering more than online lectures and tutorials – we provide online workshops and individual study support through learning mentors and learning advisors. The staff at Deakin College encourage you to ask questions and are ready to provide support and guidance as needed.