In Trimester 1, 2023, we will be offering both online and face-to-face classes for domestic students. If you are an international student, you must study on campus.
Yes, you will be invited to Orientation via email, where you will be able to attend and participate in online information sessions and social events. For those studying on campus, there will also be some on-campus 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.
On-campus classes run for 2 hours. You will have 2 x 2-hour 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. In addition, each unit will offer a 1 hour live online class for online students only.
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.
Classes have a maximum of 25 students for Foundation and 30 students for Diploma.
Online enrolment for new students in Trimester 1, 2023 starts from 10 January 2023. You are encouraged to enrol early as classes fill up quickly.
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.
For international students commencing in Trimester 1, 2023, you must attend on-campus classes.
You can enrol online before you depart fro Australia but you will need a valid student visa in order to enrol.
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.
In Trimester 1, 2023, we will be offering 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 webinars, online workshops and individual study support through learning mentors and learning advisors. We also conduct online social activities to support and maintain your wellbeing. The staff at Deakin College encourage you to ask questions and are ready to provide support and guidance as needed.