Course Description

The Diploma of Science (UniLink) (8 months) is a higher education diploma which provides an alternative pathway to the second year of a bachelor degree. It includes study in biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics. The units are similar to those offered in the first year of a bachelor degree, but classes are smaller and students have more one-on-one time with teachers.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 66.7% (national average 67.0%)
Improved skills: 83.9% (national average 85.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 75.9% (national average 83.7%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 45.2% (national average 57.2%)
Studying full time: 35.0% (national average 45.2%)
Median full time salary: $53,300 (national average $55,300)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: DP-SCI

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