Associate Degree of Arts, Business and Sciences

Course summary for current students

Year

2016 course information

Award granted

Associate Degree of Arts, Business and Sciences

Campus

Offered at Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool

Or offered in conjunction with Deakin's TAFE partners :

  • Advance TAFE Bairnsdale
  • Chisholm Dandenong and Mornington Peninsula
  • SuniTAFE Swan Hill
  • South West Institute of TAFE Portland
  • GOTAFE Wangaratta
  • Kangan Institute at Hume Global Learning Centre Craigieburn
Cloud (online)No
Duration2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeA200

Offered to continuing students only

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Deakin Associate Degree of Arts, Business and Sciences provides a supported entry to tertiary study. The course provides flexible pathways into university and a range of Deakin target degrees including the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Education (Primary) and the Bachelor of Health Sciences.

Fees and charges

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the units you study. Please refer to the Pre 2016 Unit Fee Cost in the Unit Search.

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the course you study. The following rates apply:

Commonwealth Supported Place (indicative)*Domestic Fee PayingInternational Fee Paying
Not applicableNot applicableNot applicable

Detailed course rules

Course offered at Warrnambool or Waurn Ponds (Geelong)

Students must complete 16 credit points as follows:

  1. Four credit points of core units
  2. Four credit points of elective units chosen from an approved selection of units
  3. At least four credit points at level one from their target degree, and
  4. No more than four credit points at level two from their target degree

Course offered in conjunction with a TAFE partner

Students enrol concurrently in the Associate Degree course and a relevant TAFE qualification at a partner location, with credit granted from the TAFE qualification into the Deakin Associate Degree.

Students must complete their TAFE diploma plus 8 credit points as follows:

  1. Four credit points of core units
  2. Four credit points of elective units chosen from an approved selection of units

Course structure

Core units

EAD101 LEARNING FOR A KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY (No longer available for enrolment)

EAD102 E-LITERACY FOR CONTEMPORARY LEARNING (No longer available for enrolment)

EAD104 WORK AND THE SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY (2 credit points)(No longer available for enrolment)

Elective Units

ACV101Contemporary Art Practice: Ideas

ACV102Contemporary Art Practice: Space

AIA105Visions of Australia: Time and Space From 1700 to 2010

AIA106Sex, Race and Australia's People

AIX117Professional Writing for Work

ASC101Introduction to Sociology A

ASC102Introduction to Sociology B

EAD103 INDEPENDENT STUDY (No longer available for enrolment)

EAD105 APPLIED COMMUNITY PROJECT (No longer available for enrolment)

HBS107Understanding Health

HBS108Health Information and Data

HBS110Health Behaviour

MAA103Accounting for Decision Making

MAE102 The Global Economy (No longer available for enrolment)

MIS101 Business Information Systems (No longer available for enrolment)

MMM132Management

SIT190Introductory Mathematical Methods

SLE103Ecology and the Environment

SLE111Cells and Genes

SLE102Physical Geography

SLE105Human Impacts - Pollution

SLE132Biology: Form and Function

SLE133Chemistry in Our World

SLE144Aquatic Life

SLE155Chemistry for the Professional Sciences