Courses listing

International Courses for 2014

Important information about fees

The fees quoted below is for 2014. If you choose to defer your course you will pay the fees applicable to the year in which you enrol. For future years of your course Charles Darwin University reserves the right to adjust annual tuition fees to take into account increases in University and course delivery costs. Therefore, tuition fees are subject to increase. 

From 2013, international students enrolled in a Higher Education course (Undergraduate or Postgraduate) will need to pay the Student Services and Amenities fee (SSA Fee). For more information, please click here.

The refund of fees for international students procedure is available here

Courses are available in the following areas:

Arts & Creative Arts

Health Sciences

Building Design & Architecture

Indigenous Studies

Business & Commerce

Information Technology

Education

Law & Legal Studies

Engineering

Science

Environmental Science

Social Work & Community Development

Non Award

Arts & Creative Arts
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester Intake Course Code
Bachelor of Arts 16,320 3 Years March/ July BAR
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws

16400

5 Years March/July BARBLA
 Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries (Visual Arts) 16,640 3 Years March/ July BCAIVA
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries
(Communication)
16,640 3 Years March/ July BCAICM
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries
(Music)
16,640 3 Years March/ July BCAIMU
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries
(New Media Design)
16,640 3 Years March/ July BCAINM
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries (New Media Design)/Bachelor of Information Technology 17,520 4 Years March/ July BCNMIT
Building Design & Architecture
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Design 17,600 3 Years March/ July BDES
Business & Commerce
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Accounting** 16,880 3 Years March/ July BACC
Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Laws 16,400 5 Years March/July BACCBL
Bachelor of Commerce 16,880 3 Years March/ July BCOMR
Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws 16,880 5 Years March/ July BCBLAW

**Students wishing to register with a professional accounting body (such as CPA, ICAA) will need gain a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 in all bands to meet the english language requirements for professional registration.

Education
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Education (Primary Teaching)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDP
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Visual Arts)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSVA
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Health and Physical Education)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSHP
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Science) **** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSSC
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Music)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSMU
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Mathematics)**** 16,480 4 Years March/July BEDSMA
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Information Technology)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSIT
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Humanities and Social Sciences)**** 16,480 4 Years March/ July BEDSHS

**** From 1 January 2013 the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) will introduce changes to the assessment criteria for English language proficiency to be consistent with teacher registration requirements in Australian states and territories. For more information about the requirements, click here

Engineering
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Engineering 21,360 4 Years March/ July BENG
Bachelor of Engineering Science 21,360 3 Years March/ July BENGS
Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Information Technology 19,040 5 Years March/July BENGBI
Bachelor of Engineering Science/Master of Engineering
TBA 5 Years March/July BENSME
Associate Degree in Engineering 21,360 2 Years March/July ADENG
Associate Degree in Process Engineering 21,360 2 Years March/ July ADPE

Diploma of Engineering

(Higher Education program)

21,360 1 Year March/ July DIPEN
Environmental Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Environmental Science
20,160 3 Years March/ July BES
Health Sciences
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Psychological Science 16,960 3 Years March/ July BPSYS
Bachelor of Pharmacy 22,480 4 Years March/ July BPHAR
Bachelor of Health Sciences 19,840 3 years March/ July BHSC
Bachelor of Midwifery*** 20,480 3 years March BMID
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science 21,120 4 years March BMLSC
Bachelor of Nursing
(Pre Registration)
***
20,800 3 Years March/July(TBC) BNUR

*** From 19 September 2011 a revised registration standard on English Language skills has been implemented. Find out more at: www.nursingmidwiferyboard.gov.au

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing Course at Charles Darwin University (CDU) who are undertaking units which involve a clinical placement must meet all pre-clinical requirements set by the University. For more information :

http://www.cdu.edu.au/ehs/health/practicum/preclinical_requirements.html

Indigenous Studies
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advocacy 15,680 3 Years March/ July BATSIA
Diploma of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Knowledges 15,680 1 Year March/July DATSIK
Information Technology
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Information Technology 18,320 3 Years March/ July BIT
Bachelor of Information Systems 18,480 3 Years March/ July BIS
Bachelor of Software Engineering 18,800 4 Years March / July BSENG
Diploma of Network Engineering 18,320 1 year March/ July DIPNE
Law & Legal Studies
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Laws 16,480 4 Years March/ July BLAWS
Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Course) 16,480 3 Years March/ July BLAWSG

Associate Degree in Legal Studies

16,320 2 Years March / July ADLS3
Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Science 19,840 3 Years March/ July BSCI
Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science 19,840 3 Years March/ July BESS
Diploma of Science 19,840 1 Year March/July DIPSCI
Social Work & Community Development
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Humanitarian and Community Studies 16,320 3 Years March/ July BHCS
Bachelor of Social Work 16,320 4 Years March/ July BSW
Non Award
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Study Abroad - One Semester 8,080 0.5 Years February/ July
Study Abroad - Two Semesters 16,160 1 Year February/July
Business & Commerce
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester Intake Course
Code
Master of Accounting**
(Professional Practice)
20,560 2 Years March/ July MACPP
Master of Business Administration
(Professional Practice)
20,560 2 Years March/ July MBAP14
Graduate Diploma in Business Administration 20,560 1 Year March/July GDBA14
*Students wishing to register with a professional accounting body (such as CPA, ICAA) will need gain an IELTS of 7 in all bands to meet the english language requirements for registration. 
Education
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning**** 18,560 1 Year March GDTL
Graduate Certificate in Education (International) 18,240 1 Year March/July GCEI
Master of Education (International) 18,240 1 Year March/July MEDI

**** From 1 January 2013 the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) will introduce changes to the assessment criteria for English language proficiency to be consistent with teacher registration requirements in Australian states and territories. For more information about the requirements, click here

Engineering
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Master of Engineering 21,440 2 Years March/ July MENGIN
Environmental Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
 Master of Emergency and Disaster Management TBC 2 Years March/July MEMDM
Master of Environmental Management
20,320 2 Years March/ July MEM
Health Sciences
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Graduate Diploma in Psychology 16,320 1 Year March/ July GDPSYC

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Information Technology
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Master of Information Technology (Software Engineering) 18,480 2 Years March/ July MITSE

Indigenous Studies
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Graduate Diploma in Indigenous Knowledges 15,680 1 Year March/ July GDIK
Graduate Certificate in Yolngu Studies 7,840* 0.5 Year March/July GCYS

* Full course fee

Note: The University will review tuition fees annually and the new annual fees will apply to all international students, regardless of the commencement date of study.

Postgraduate Research

Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Doctor of Philosophy (EHS) 18,480-21,840* 4 Years February/ July DPHEHS
Doctor of Philosophy (IAS) 18,480-21,840* 4 Years February/ July DPHIAS
Doctor of Philosophy (LBA) 18,480-21,840* 4 Years February/ July DPHLBA
Master by Research (EHS) 18,480-21,840* 2 Years February/ July MRSEHS
Master by Research (IAS) 18,480-21,840* 2 Years February/ July MRSIAS
Master by Research (LBA) 18,480 2 Years February/ July MRSLBA

* Non Lab-based fees: AUD$ 18,480 - Lab Based-Fee:AUD$ 21,840

Note: The University will review tuition fees annually and the new annual fees will apply to all international students, regardless of the commencement date of study.

Business & Commerce
CourseFees $AUD
per Year (2014)
DurationSemester
Intake
Course
Code
Diploma of Business6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulyBSB50207
Certificate IV in Business6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulyBSB40212
Certificate IV in Accounting6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulyFNS40611
Certificate III in Business6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulyBSB30112
Certificate III in Accounts Administration6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulyFNS30311
Environmental Science
CourseFees $AUD
per Year (2014)
DurationSemester
Intake
Course
Code
Diploma of Conservation and Land Management6,320*0.5 YearJulyAHC51110
Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management6,320*0.5 YearMarchAHC40910
Cert III in Conservation and Land Management6,320*0.5 YearJulyAHC31410
Cert II in Conservation and Land Management6,320*0.5 YearMarchAHC21010
Hospitality
CourseFees $AUD
per Year (2014)
DurationSemester
Intake
Course
Code
Diploma of Hospitality12,1602 YearsFebruary/ JulySIT50313
Certificate III in Retail Baking (Combined)12,1601 YearFebruary/ JulyFDF30710
Certificate III in Hospitality6,160*0.5 YearFebruary/ JulySIT30713
Certificate III in Commercial Cookery12,4001 YearFebruary/ JulySIT30813

* Full course tuition fee

CDU Sydney

Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Commerce 16,880 3 Years March/ July/November BCOMR
Bachelor of Accounting 16,880 3 Years March/ July/November BACC
Master of Business Administration
(Professional Practice)
20,560 2 Years March / July/November MBAP14
Master of Accounting
(Professional Practice)
20,560 2 Years March / July/November MACPP

CDU Melbourne

Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2014)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Commerce 16,880 3 Years March/July/November BCOMR
Bachelor of Accounting** 16,880 3 Years March/July/November BACC
Master of Business Administration (Professional Practice) 20,560 2 years March/July/November MBAP14
 Master of Accounting (Professional Practice)** 20,560 2 years March/July/November MACPP

**Students wishing to register with a professional accounting body (such as CPA, ICAA) will need gain a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 in all bands to meet the english language requirements for professional registration.