Engineering & Computer Science

This Foundation Studies program will help you gain entry into engineering and science-related degrees at La Trobe University.

Key Information


8 months

Intake Dates

February, June

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Campus Location


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2024 Fees


CRICOS Code 085026J

Degree pathway

  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Industrial)
  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)

*Entry requirements may be subject to quotas and additional criteria for entry in some courses. See the relevant course page for more information. 

Find more information on transitioning to your degree program on our Transferring to La Trobe University page.

Course structure (CRICOS 085026J)

What you’ll be studying

In your Foundation Studies program, you’ll study four subjects in each of your two trimesters. You’ll also undertake independent learning to develop learning and research skills to prepare you for university.

  • Academic Communication 1 (LFS00AS1)
  • Advanced Maths 1 (LFS00AM1)
  • Physics 1 (LFS00PY1)
  • Essential Maths 1 (LFS00EM1)
  • Independent Learning 1 (LFS00IN1)

  • Academic Communication 2 (LFS00AS2)
  • Advanced Maths 2 (LFS00AM2)
  • Physics 2 (LFS00PY2)
  • Essential Maths 2 (LFS00EM2)
  • Independent Learning 2 (LFS00IN2)

Learn more about Foundation Studies

Find out more about what you can expect from Foundation Studies directly from the course co-ordinator.

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