Graduate Diploma in Engineering(Development Technologies)

Course 998-DT (2008)

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Year and Campus: 2008
Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Level: Graduate/Postgraduate


Course Coordinator Dr Lu Aye E: Faculty of Engineering Rebecca Randall E:
Course Overview: The Graduate Program in Development Technologies is designed in consultation with senior engineering academics in developing countries for engineers and other applied scientists in developing countries. This program is also useful for applicants interested in working in overseas countries.
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This award consists of two core subjects totaling 25 points plus elective subjects chosen from the Electives List (see the Master of Development Technologies), or other subjects approved by the Course Coordinator. A student enrolled in the Diploma is limited to a maximum of 25 points by research.

Core Subjects: 25 points
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Entry Requirements: 3 year degree at honours level in engineering, science or related discipline

Language Requirements

International students and students whose prior qualifications are from a university overseas where English is not the official language of instruction and examination need to supply proof of academic English language competency. Proof acceptable to the University includes:

Original evidence of an English Language test score at a sitting within the last 24 months of either -

TOEFL - at least 577 and a TWE of at least 4.5 (paper based) or a TOEFL of at least 233 with an Essay Rating of at least 4.5 (computer based)
IELTS - at least 6.5. (A minimum band score of 6 is required in the Academic Writing module).

Entry under a slightly lower Engineering alternative* English Language entry requirement is available as follows:

TOEFL - at least 550, with a TWE of 4 or the computer based TOEFL of at least 213 with an Essay Rating Score of at least 4 and agreeing in writing to undertake and pass an ESL subject in the first semester of study at the University of Melbourne
IELTS - at least 6 and agreeing in writing to undertake and pass an ESL subject in the first semester of study at the University of Melbourne.

* The Faculty of Engineering's English Language alternative may affect the duration and cost of your program.

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