This course is for students who do not qualify for entry to bachelor degrees or are seeking additional skills development before bachelor degree study. In the science stream, students study two core subjects plus a mix of introductory and first-year subjects within the biology and natural science fields. Successful completion of the diploma allows entry to JCU science degree programs with credit transfer for some subjects successfully completed. For most current course information, visit Diploma of Higher Education (Science) at JCU.
The JCU Offer Guarantee does not apply to this course.
Refer to entries for: D Higher Education (Science)/B Environmental Practice; D Higher Education (Science)/B Geology; D Higher Education (Science)/B Marine Science; D Higher Education (Science)/B Science.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for JCU and for this course, refer to the JCU website.
Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years
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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.
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1 year Full time or 2 years Part time