Take your career in the lab further with this dual award course which is perfect for people looking to upgrade their qualifications while working in the industry. This high level tertiary qualification focuses on a range of cutting edge science techniques for students to stand out in a crowd of science graduates. Skills will be transferable across a diverse number of industries including but not limited to: clinical science, pathology pharmaceutical and forensic science. Students will learn how to interpret information using current scientific data analysis approaches and record data in accordance with industry standard protocols. Students will also gain experience in a range of practical areas and learn from industry current and highly qualified teachers on scientific equipment found in a real working laboratory. Successful completion of this course will qualify graduates to work as a technical officer or laboratory technician in a range of industries including biotechnology, chemical and environmental analysis and food and beverage testing.
Applicants offered a place in this course who are not eligible for a subsidised enrolment will pay full fee. VET Student Loans may be available to eligible applicants for study in the diploma, refer to tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html for information.
For information regarding TAFE Queensland course fees, VET Student Loans, FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP visit tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html or telephone 1300 308 233. For combined TAFE Queensland/university courses, refer to entry under university for higher education component.
Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age
Successful applicants must successfully complete the Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques or equivalent before enrolling in the Diploma of Laboratory Technology.
For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.
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.
For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.
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Analyst, laboratory technician, technical officers.
11 Jan 2024
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11/2 years On campus