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Foundation Studies for Engineering and Computer Science

Foundation studies is a bridging course to help international students enter the 1st year of an Undergraduate Degree in Engineering and Computer Science at La Trobe University.

Fees

Year International Student

2016

A$18,800

Location

CRICOS Code 017041G

Subjects

Students will complete 4 subjects in the first trimester and 4 subjects in the second trimester. Students will also undertake independent learning throughout the course to develop learning and research skills in preparation for university.

Academic Communication 1 and 2 are compulsory subjects.

Other subjects are compulsory dependent on chosen bachelor degree.

Trimester 1

  • Academic Communication 1
  • Advanced Maths 1
  • Physics 1
  • Essential Maths 1
  • Independent learning 1

Trimester 2

  • Academic Communication 2
  • Advanced Maths 2
  • Physics 2
  • Essential Maths 2
  • Independent learning 2

Entry into 1st Year of

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)/ Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)/ Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Electronic Technology
  • Bachelor of Business Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Information Technology

Popular careers for graduates

  • Computer Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Database Administrator
  • System Analyst
  • Network Engineer
  • Game Developer
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Technical Illustrator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Graphics Programmer
  • Software Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineer
  • Electronics Assembler
  • Industrial Designer
  • Mining Engineer
  • Geological Engineer
  • Power Station Operator
  • Urban and Land Use Planner
  • Microelectronic Circuit Designer
  • Robotics and Biomedical Engineer