Foundation Studies @ a glance

What?

Information Technology

(CRICOS Code 017041G)

Foundation Studies is a bridge for international students into 1st year of an undergraduate degree at La Trobe University.

Why?

  • University experience, access to university facilities and staff
  • 3 intakes per year, February, June & October)
  • Personalised learning environment with average class size just 25
  • Extra contact time with your tutors

How?

  1. Contact us with any questions through the 'Ask a question' button above.
  2. Click 'Enrol today' to send through your application, or
  3. Click the 'Our Representatives' button below to find details of someone in your country who can help you apply.
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Entry into 1st year of

  • Bachelor of Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of information Systems
  • Bachelor of Information Systems
    - Master of Health Information Management
  • Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Information Technology

Popular careers for graduates

  • Software Developer
  • System Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Data Modeller
  • Database Administrator
  • IT Security Manager
  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Information Architect
  • Editor/Copywriter
  • Graphic Designer
  • Digital Developer
  • Webmaster

Subjects

Students do 5 subjects in the first semester and 4 subjects in the second semester. Academic Skills 1 and 2 are compulsory subjects. Other subjects are compulsory dependent on chosen bachelor degree.

Stage 1

  • Academic Study Skills 1
  • Accounting 1
  • Economics 1
  • Essential Maths 1
  • IT Concepts 1

Stage 2

  • Academic Study Skills 2
  • Accounting 2
  • Economics 2
  • Essential Maths 2
  • IT Concepts 2

Tuition Fees

Year International Student

2014

A$18,000