Courses listing

International Courses for 2015

Important information about fees

The fees quoted below is for 2015. 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 (2015)
Duration Semester Intake Course Code
Bachelor of Arts 16,960 3 Years March/ July BAR
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) 16,960 3 Years March/July BAH22
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws

16,480

5 Years March/July BARBL
 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 17,760 4 Years March/ July BCNMIT
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries (Honours) 16,640 3 Years March/July BCAIH
Building Design & Architecture
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Design 18,240 3 Years March/ July BDES
Business & Commerce
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Accounting** 17,600 3 Years March/ July BACC
Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Laws 17,600 5 Years March/July BACBL
Bachelor of Commerce 17,600 3 Years March/ July BCOMR
Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws 17,600 5 Years March/ July BCOBL

**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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Education (Primary Teaching)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDP
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Visual Arts)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSVA
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Health and Physical Education)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSHP
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Science) **** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSSC
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Music)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSMU
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Mathematics)**** 17,120 4 Years March/July BEDSMA
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Information Technology)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSIT
Bachelor of Education Secondary Teaching (Humanities and Social Sciences)**** 17,120 4 Years March/ July BEDSHS
Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Teaching 17,120 4 Years March/July BEDEC
Bachelor of Education (Graduate Entry) 19.200 2 Years March/ July BEDGE

**** 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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Engineering Honours 22,240 4 Years March/ July BENGH
Bachelor of Engineering Science 22,240 3 Years March/ July BENGS
Bachelor of Engineering Science/Master of Engineering
22,240 5 Years March/July BENSME
Associate Degree in Engineering 22,240 2 Years March/July ADENG

Diploma of Engineering

(Higher Education program)

22,240 1 Year March/ July DIPEN
Environmental Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Environmental Science
20,960 3 Years March/ July BES
Health Sciences
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Psychological Science 17,760 3 Years March/ July BPSYS
Bachelor of Pharmacy 23,360 4 Years March/ July BPHAR
Bachelor of Health Sciences 20,640 3 years March/ July BHSC
Bachelor of Midwifery*** 21,600 3 years March BMID
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science 22,080 4 years March BMLSC
Bachelor of Nursing***

21,600 3 Years March/ July BNRSG

*** 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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advocacy 16,480 3 Years March/July BATSIA
Diploma of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Knowledges 16,480 1 Year March/July DATSIK
Information Technology
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Information Technology 19,200 3 Years March/ July BIT
Bachelor of Software Engineering Honours 19,520 4 Years March / July BSENGH
Diploma of Network Engineering 19,040 1 year March/ July DIPNE
Law & Legal Studies
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Laws 17,120 4 Years March/ July BLAW
Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Course) 17,120 3 Years March/ July BLAWG

Associate Degree in Legal Studies

17,120 2 Years March / July ADLS
Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Science 20,800 3 Years March/ July BSCI
Bachelor of Science Honours 20,800 3 Years March/July BSCIH
Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science 20,640 3 Years March/ July BESS
Diploma of Science 20,800 1 Year March/July DIPSCI
Social Work & Community Development
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Humanitarian and Community Studies 16,480 3 Years March/ July BHCS
Bachelor of Social Work 17,120 4 Years March/ July BSW
Non Award
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
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 (2015)
Duration Semester Intake Course
Code
Master of Accounting**
(Professional Practice)
21,440 2 Years March/ July MACPP
Master of Professional Accounting  21,440 1.5 years March/July MPAE
Master of Business Administration
(Professional Practice)
21,440 2 Years March/ July MBAP14
Master of Business Administration 21,440 1.5 Years March/July MBA14
Graduate Diploma in Business Administration 21,440 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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Graduate Certificate in Education (International) 19,200 0.5 Year March/July GCEI
Master of Education (International) 19,200 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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Master of Engineering 22,400 2 Years March/ July MENGIN
Environmental Science
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
 Master of Emergency and Disaster Management 21,120 2 Years March/July MEMDM
Master of Environmental Management
21,120 2 Years March/ July MEM
Health Sciences
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code

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Information Technology
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Master of Information Technology (Software Engineering) 19,520 2 Years March/ July MITSE

Indigenous Studies
Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code

* 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 (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Doctor of Philosophy (EHS) 19,360-22,720* 4 Years February/ July DPHEHS
Doctor of Philosophy (IAS) 19,360-22,720* 4 Years February/ July DPHIAS
Doctor of Philosophy (LBA) 19,360-22,720* 4 Years February/ July DPHLBA
Doctor of Philosophy (Acike) 22,720 4 Years February/ July DPHIKE
Master by Research (EHS) 19,360-22,720* 2 Years February/ July MRSEHS
Master by Research (IAS) 19,360-22,720* 2 Years February/ July MRSIAS
Master by Research (LBA) 19,360-22,720 2 Years February/ July MRSLBA
Master by Research (Acike) 22,720 2 Years February/ July MRSIKE

* Non Lab-based fees: AUD$ 19,360 - Lab Based-Fee:AUD$ 22,720

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 (2015)
DurationSemester
Intake
Course
Code
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
Environmental Science
CourseFees $AUD
per Year (2015)
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 (2015)
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
Health Sciences
CourseFees $AUD
per Year (2015)
DurationSemester
Intake
Course
Code
Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled-Division 2 Nursing)18,6001.5 YearsFebruary / JulyHLT51612

* Full course tuition fee

CDU Sydney

Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Commerce 17,600 3 Years March/ July/November BCOMR
Bachelor of Accounting 17,600 3 Years March/ July/November BACC
Master of Business Administration
(Professional Practice)
21,440 2 Years March/ July/November MBAP14
Master of Accounting
(Professional Practice)
21,440 2 Years March/July/November MACPP
Master of Professional Accounting  21,440 1.5 years March/ July/ November  MPAE

CDU Melbourne

Course Fees $AUD
per Year (2015)
Duration Semester
Intake
Course
Code
Bachelor of Commerce 17,600 3 Years March/July/November BCOMR
Bachelor of Accounting** 17,600 3 Years March/July/November BACC
Master of Business Administration (Professional Practice) 21,440 2 years March/July/November MBAP14
Master of Business Administration  21,440 1.5 years March/July/November MBA 14
Master of Accounting (Professional Practice)** 21,440 2 years March/July/November MACPP
Master of Professional Accounting 21,440 1.5 years March/July/November MPAE

**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.