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|Year and Campus:||2009|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Dept of Electrical & Electronic Eng.
Program Director Dr Bill Shieh
Engineering Student Centre
Ground Floor, Old Engineering Building
The University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010 AUSTRALIA
Tel: +61 3 8344 6703
Fax: +61 3 9349 2182
|Course Overview:||The graduate program in Telecommunications is designed for graduates who wish to develop their knowledge and skills base in the design and management of telecommunications networks. |
The Graduate Diploma in Telecommunications Engineering is aimed at graduates in engineering, science or related disciplines who plan to work in the telecommunications industry.
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||-|
|Subject Options:||Eight single-semester subjects of 12.5 points each, normally consisting of third and fourth year undergraduate Electrical Engineering subjects.|
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)
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
* The Melbourne School of Engineering's English Language alternative may affect the duration and cost of your course.
|Core Participation Requirements:||-|
Equipment Required by Students |
Students will be required to supply their own computers (e.g. PCs or Macs) and their own software (e.g. PC standard O/S and software).
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