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Transferring to Deakin University - Australian Students

Australian/PR Students

Deakin College Foundation Program to Diploma

After successfully completing the certificate and provided you have met the following criteria you will be eligible to enter the relevant Deakin College diploma course:

  • completed and passed the eight required Foundation units;
  • a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of at least 50 percent, taking into account all units attempted at Deakin College.

Deakin College Diploma Program to Deakin University

Deakin College Diplomas are a pathway into second year of the relevant Deakin University Bachelor degree. To enter second year students must meet the Transfer Guidelines below.


Deakin College Transfer Guidelines to Deakin University, March 2018 entry

Students who successfully complete their Diploma course at Deakin College in 2017, that is, having completed and passed eight units, will be eligible to apply for a CSP in second year of the relevant Deakin University undergraduate degree in March 2018.

The following transfer criteria apply:

  • completed and passed eight Deakin College Diploma units;
  • a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) in respect to the Diploma - taking into account all units attempted at Deakin College.

Weighted Average Mark (WAM) required:

Deakin College Diploma Deakin degree Number of credits (up to) Campus and WAM requirement (Australian) Minimum duration at Deakin to complete the degree

Commerce

Bachelor of Business (Sport Management)

8 credits

B 60 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Commerce ≠

8 credits

B 60 WAM WF/ WB 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Information Systems

8 credits#

B 60 WAM WF 50 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws

8 credits#

B / WF 70 WAM

4 years

Bachelor of Information Systems

8 credits

B 60 WAM WF 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Laws

8 credits#

B / WF 70 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Property and Real Estate

8 credits*

B 60 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/Bachelor of Commerce

8 credits#

B 60 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/Bachelor of Laws

5 credits#^

B 70 WAM

4.5 years

Computing

Bachelor of Information Technology

8 credits

B /WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Cyber Security

8 credits

B /WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Computer Science

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Engineering

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours)

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours)

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

3 years

Health Sciences

Bachelor of Biomedical Science

8 credits

B 70 WAM
WP 60 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science ≈

8 credits#

B 50 WAM
WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Sciences ≈
(renamed to Bachelor of Nutrition Science from 2018 onward)

8 credits#

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Health Sciences ≠ ≈

8 credits

B 50 WAM
WP / WB 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

8 credits

B 50 WAM
WP / WB 50 WAM

3 years

Bachelor of Psychological Science

8 credits

B 50 WAM
WP /WB 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion ≈

8 credits#

B 50 WAM
WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Sport Development

4 credits#

B 60 WAM

2.5 years

Management

Bachelor of Management ≠(renamed to Bachelor of Business from 2018 onward)

8 credits

B 60 WAM
WF 50 WAM

2 years

Media and Communication

Bachelor of Arts – majors: Animation, Visual Communication Design,Journalism, Media Studies, Photography, Public Relations

8 credits#

B / WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media)

8 credits

B / WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Communication (Journalism)

8 credits

B / WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations)

8 credits

B / WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Animation and Motion Capture)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Photography)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Communication Design)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Film and Television)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Science

Bachelor of Biological Science

8 credits

B 70 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Biomedical Science

8 credits

B 70 WAM
WP 60 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Science ≠

8 credits

B / WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Environmental Management and Sustainability)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Marine Biology)**

8 credits

WP/WB 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Wildlife and Conservation Biology)

8 credits

B 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Forensic Science

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

2 years

Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science

8 credits

WP 50 WAM

2 years

Codes:

B Melbourne Burwood Campus | WP Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus | WF Geelong Waterfront Campus | WB Warrnambool Campus | C Cloud Campus (Online)


≠ choice of majors limited and not available on all campuses

≈on conditions places are available

# These degrees require students to take additional first year degree units when they transfer to Deakin University. The degree may therefore take longer to complete.

* Students must complete MMP111 Introduction to Property (available in T1 2015) and MMK277 Marketing Management to get the number of credits listed.

^ Students must complete MMP111 Introduction to Property (available in T1 2015) to get the number of credits listed.
**T1 Entry available. T2 entry subject to faculty approval

How to Transfer to Deakin University

Deakin College holds "Transferring to Deakin University" information sessions towards the end of each trimester for students who will be completing their Deakin College Diploma. Students must attend these sessions to obtain transfer procedures.

You can download a copy of the next transfer information session here.