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Transferring to La Trobe University

La Trobe College Australia Foundation Studies to Diploma

To gain entry from Foundation Studies to the Diploma, students must pass (50% or over) all four subjects in Stage B.

La Trobe College Australia Foundation Studies to La Trobe University

To gain direct entry into the first year of a La Trobe Bachelor's degree, you must achieve at least a 60% grade point average and the minimum entry requirement for the relevant course. These are listed on the course page for your chosen course under the Entry Requirements section. Alternatively refer to this entry requirements document. Please contact us, if you need help.

La Trobe College Australia Diploma to La Trobe University

International students who gain the required entry will be given an unconditional full-fee paying place in second year of a bachelor degree.

Australian citizens who gain the required entry will be eligible to apply for a CSP in second year of the relevant Bachelor degree.

The following criteria apply for all students to gain entry to second year:

  • Completed and passed eight La Trobe College Australia Diploma units; and
  • Obtain a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) with respect to the La Trobe College Australia Diploma as stated below, taking into account all subjects attempted at La Trobe College Australia.

Diploma of Health Science

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)

5 IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0 5 75% overall

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)

5 IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0 5 80% overall and minimum 75% in HBA and HBB

Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours)

6 IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0 5 80% overall
Bachelor Prosthetics and Orthotics (Honours) 5 IELTS 7.0 no band less than 6.5 2 80% overall and minimum 75% in HBA and HBB
Bachelor Orthoptics (Honours) 5 Completion of Diploma of Health Sciences 2 70% overall
Bachelor Podiatry (Honours) 5

Overall IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0

 

6 70% overall
Bachelor of Health Sciences 8

Completion of Diploma of Health Sciences

 

Unlimited 50% overall
Bachelor of Nutrition Science 7 Completion of Diploma of Health Sciences 5 70% overall
Bachelor of Nursing 8 Overall IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0 (can be across 2 sittings in a 6 month period, but no score below 6.5 and overall in 7.0 in both tests). OR TOEFL (internet based) minimum score of 94. No individual score less than 24 for listening, 24 for reading, 27 for writing and 23 for speaking 60 65% overall
Bachelor of Health Sciences (Medical Classification)/Bachelor of Health Information Management 7 Completion of Diploma of Health Sciences 10 65% overall
Bachelor of Paramedic Practice (Honours) BENDIGO CAMPUS ONLY 8 IELTS 7.0 no band less than 7.0 5 70% overall

Diploma of Bioscience

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Agricultural Science

8 Completion of Diploma of Bioscience Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Animal and Veterinary Biosciences

8 Completion of Diploma of Bioscience Unlimited 70

Bachelor of Biological Sciences

8 Completion of Diploma of Bioscience Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Science (all majors)

8 Completion of Diploma of Bioscience Unlimited 50
Bachelor Biomedicine 8 Completion of Diploma of Bioscience Unlimited 70

Diploma of Business

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Accounting

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business Analytics

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)

6-7 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business (Agribusiness)

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business (Event Management)

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Business (Event Management/ Marketing)+

Up to 7 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Business (Marketing) 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Business (Sport Management) 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Business (Tourism and Hospitality) 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Business (all other majors) 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Commerce

8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 70

Bachelor of Finance

8

Completion of Diploma of Business

 

Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Digital Business 8

Completion of Diploma of Business

 

Unlimited 50
Bachelor of International Business 8 Completion of Diploma of Business Unlimited 50

Diploma of Media and Communication

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Arts (all majors other than Media Studies)

6-7 Completion of Diploma of Media and Communication Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Arts (Media Studies)

8 Completion of Diploma of Media and Communication Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Media and Communication (Journalism)

8 Completion of Diploma of Media and Communication Unlimited 60

Bachelor of Media and Communication (Media Industries)

8 Completion of Diploma of Media and Communication Unlimited 50
Bachelor of Media and Communication (Public Relations) 8 Completion of Diploma of Media and Communication Unlimited 50

Diploma of Engineering

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)

8 Completion of Diploma of Engineering Unlimited 60

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Industrial)

8 Completion of Diploma of Engineering Unlimited 60

Bachelor of Science (Maths major)

8 Completion of Diploma of Engineering Unlimited 50

Diploma of Information Technology

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of Cybersecurity

8 Completion of Diploma of Information Technology Unlimited 60

Bachelor of Business Information Systems

8 Completion of Diploma of Information Technology Unlimited 50

Bachelor of Information Technology

8 Completion of Diploma of Information Technology Unlimited 50

Diploma of Psychology

La Trobe University Degree Credits English language requirements Quota Minimum WAM

Bachelor of

Psychological Science

8 Completion of Diploma of Psychology Unlimited 50
  • For Bachelor of Podiatry (Honours), Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honours), Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics (Honours), Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) and Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) – Although students will receive 75 credit points (5 subjects) of Advanced Standing towards the Bachelor of Podiatry (Honours), Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honours), Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics (Honours), Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) or Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) the duration of this degree will be four years and students will have less than a full time study load in their first year of the course at the University. Subject to timetabling possibilities at the time of enrolment each semester, students may be able to complete their degree in less than four years.
  • For Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours) – Although students will receive 90 credit points (6 subjects) of Advanced Standing towards the Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours), the duration of this degree will be four years and students will have less than a full time study load in their first year of the course at the University. Subject to timetabling possibilities at the time of enrolment each semester, students may be able to complete their degree in less than four years.
  • For Bachelor of Nutrition Science  Although students will receive 105 credit points (7 subjects) of Advanced Standing towards the Bachelor of Nutrition Science the duration of this degree will be four years and students will have less than a full time study load in their first year of the course at the University. Subject to timetabling possibilities at the time of enrolment each semester, students may be able to complete their degree in less than four years. Students in this pathway must take Foundations of Chemistry and Applications of Chemistry as their elective units. Students articulating to Bachelor of Nutrition Science should seek advice from LTCA an LTI admissions team before enrolling in the Diploma.
  • Bachelor of Nursing – Students must enrol in NSG2BNT – transition to Nursing in their first trimester at the University. This subject will replace the first year core subject NSG1NMA Nursing Management and Assessment.
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Med Class)/Bachelor of Health Information Management – Students are recommended to complete PHE2AHR Applied Health Research in their first summer period of enrolment at the University in order to progress with a full-time study load.
  • Bachelor of Paramedic Practice (Honours) – Students must complete the subject Foundation in Paramedic Practice (PAR1FPP) during the specific teaching period at La Trobe University prior to beginning the second year in the Bachelor of Paramedic Practice (Summer semester). Due to this, students must finish their course by October to be eligible to transfer to this course.